Critter Control Inc.
Wildlife management, pest control

Critter Control Inc.
Wildlife management, pest control

About
Founded

1983

Franchising Since

1987 (31 Years)

Corporate Address

9435 E. Cherry Bend Rd.
Traverse City, MI 49684

CEO

Gene Iarocci

Parent Company

Critter Control Inc.

Ticker Symbol

ROL

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$23,725 - $94,575

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$11,000 - $47,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Critter Control Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

$5,000 off franchise fee & 100% financing

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Classroom Training:

5 days

Additional Training:

At existing franchise locations

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

1 - 3

Bio
While working as a chimney cleaner in 1982, Kevin Clark was often asked to remove animals from chimneys. Seeing the need for such services, Clark formed Clark's Critter Control to remove animals from chimneys, attics, decks and other areas for home owners and businesses. Critter Control began franchising in 1987.

Today Critter Control franchisees provide environmentally-sound wildlife and pest management solutions. The company also specializes in pest and animal exclusion services, animal and pest damage repair, attic restoration and insulation. In 2011, the company introduced Critter Control Home Services, offering environmentally-safe roof, patio and siding cleaning services.

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $23,725 High - $94,575
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
Learn More

Franchise Articles

A Good Accountant Is Key to a Good Franchise Operation. Here's How to Find One.

Three experts share tips for getting the most out of your CPA.

How This CEO Built a Fitness Empire of More Than 150 Locations

Eric Casburi, CEO of Retro Fitness, talks about turning one gym into over 150 fitness clubs across the United States.

How This Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Helping Others Achieve the American Dream

Patrice & Associates franchisee Mercedes Concepcion-Gray works to uplift the Latina community.

This Coworking-Space Franchise Is Winning Without the WeWork-style Perks

Office Evolution might not have kombucha on tap, but it has a nationwide community of entrepreneurs who are willing to lend a helping hand.

New Year, New Career: Becoming Your Own Boss in 2019

Kumon Franchisees share stories of drastic career changes-proving that it's never too late to follow your passion.

Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: September 26th, 2016
My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.