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Franchise: The Dog Stop

Initial Investment
LOW:$254,350
HIGH: $488,300
Change in Units
+12.5% +1 UNITS (1 Year)
+200.0% +6 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Training Onsite: 1 week

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Additional Training: As needed

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 8 - 12

Founded

2009

Franchising Since

2013 (4 Years)

Corporate Address

80 26th St., #200 Pittsburgh, PA 15222

CEO

Jesse Coslov

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$254,350 - $488,300

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$47,000 - $47,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

The Dog Stop has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


15% off franchise fee

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Updated: July 5th, 2017

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