Pets Are Inn
Pet care in private homes

About
Founded

1982

Franchising Since

1986 (34 Years)

Corporate Address

7625 Metro Blvd., #120
Edina, MN 55439

CEO

Jim Platt

Parent Company

Pets Are Inn Inc.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$59,950 - $85,150

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$45,000 - $45,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

10-5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Pets Are Inn offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Pets Are Inn has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Veteran Incentives

25% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

20 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Additional Training:

Weekly, monthly & quarterly "checkups" at owner's location

Number of Employees Required to Run:

4

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $59,950 High - $85,150
Units
+6.7%+0 UNITS (1 Year) +6.7%+0 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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