If you love dogs and own your own, you may have considered opening your own dog boarding kennel. As much as you love dogs and may be excited to host and care for guest dogs, this is to a venture you can embark on without proper preparation.
Opening a dog boarding kennel has different requirements depending on where you are, but you’ll probably need to seek out financing regardless. In order to do this, you’ll need to prepare a business plan, find a property, prepare renderings, and even projected financial figures.
Once you’ve secured funds, you can move forward with getting approval for everything else.
A background in animal care isn’t necessarily required, but it would be beneficial. You’ll also need to consider how to hire workers and promote your dog boarding kennel. Pet parents will want to know that their fur babies are in the best hands.
This video follows a business owner who has opened her own dog boarding kennel. Watching will help you understand what the process will be like for you. If you’re interested in the ins and outs of opening and running a dog boarding kennel, this is the video for you.