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Franchise of the Month-August

Make Money from Poop in this Franchise of the Month August

The Franchise of the Month (FOM) – August is a pet waste removal company that offers services for pet parents, commercial property owners, and community managers. This very low-cost business (average investment 80K) works both for semi absentee empire builders and owner operators wanting to start small and build from there.  The corporate office runs your call center freeing you from hiring a receptionist. 

Other Points of Interest 

  • Business is both retail and commercial – but the real potential is in commercial
  • There are 89 million dogs in the USA
  • Dog poop is a “dangerous environmental pollutant,” according to the EPA, making this business recession resistant
  • Recurring (weekly) revenue
  • The average investment is $80,000!  Yup, you read that right
  • FDD Item 19 shows gross revenues from $395,000 to $4,000,000 per year – yup, you read that right too!
  • An absolutely fantastic technology system

And finally, the parent company is an extremely well-funded and well-regarded franchise aggregator of brands worth over a billion dollars.

Some other “fun facts” about dog and pet ownership:

  • 68% of households own pets- that’s over 84 million homes!
  • Studies show that pets provide a variety of health benefits, like reducing cortisol (the hormone linked to stress), providing opportunities to increase your activity level, and easing anxiety and depression
  • Pet ownership can lower your blood pressure, reduce loneliness, and boost your mood
  • Labrador Retriever, German Shepherd, and Golden Retriever are the top three dog breeds

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Franchise of the Month August