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How to Open a Pet Spa or Salon
    Start a Luxury Pet Grooming Business
Imagine owning a fun and profitable business providing grooming services for dogs, cats, or other pets. You can when you start your own pet spa.
When you start a pet spa business (also known as a luxury pet grooming business or pet grooming salon), you will have a career that is fun, interesting, and rewarding. You will meet and care for many pets, and feel needed and appreciated by pets and pet owners alike.

In addition to the rewards of working with animals, starting a pet spa offers you almost unlimited income potential. If you want to earn more money, you can expand your facility and add employees to increase your income, or offer specialized or luxury pet grooming services. 

According to the U.S. government, which has identified pet care as a growth industry: 

"Pet owners' ... demand for luxury animal services and willingness to spend greater amounts of money on their pet will continue to grow.
     - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Your own pet spa can be anything you want it to be. You can start a mobile pet spa business, work from your own home, or set up a pet spa in a retail space, offering luxury features or services that owners and pets will love. 

As long as you have the desire, you can become a pet spa owner and start your own pet grooming salon. No special education or experience is necessary to break into this career and succeed.

If you would like to start your own business and be paid to provide luxury grooming services for pets, the FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner is for you! In this e-book you will discover how you can get started and succeed in the exciting pet spa business. 

The author of this guide is Jennifer James, a leading writer and editor of career guides, who has cared for many dogs, cats, and other pets. In the FabJob pet hotel guide she shares insider tips and expert advice from successful luxury pet grooming business owners to help you achieve success with your own pet spa business.

The pet spa business experts who share advice in this guide include: 

  • Jay Scruggs, who has been named the "#1 groomer in the United States" and was the first winner of the Groomer of the Year Award, Westminster Kennel Club
  • Eddie Jacoby, owner of a luxury mobile pet spa business and groomer to many pets owned by celebrities
  • Sue Zecco, a multi-award-winning Certified Master Groomer and member of the GroomTeam USA Hall of Fame
The guide covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to start a pet spa or luxury pet grooming business, including:
How to Start a Pet Spa Business
  • An overview of options for starting your pet spa business:
    • Opening a new pet spa
    • Pet spa franchising
    • Partnering with an existing pet business
  • How to start and equip a mobile pet spa service
  • Choosing services to offer in your pet spa business, including:
    • Brushing and bathing
    • Trim and styling
    • Pet massage
    • Spa treatments and services (aromatherapy, hydro-massage, doggy facials, fur coloring, pet pedicure, teeth brushing, doggy workout)
  • How to create a business plan for your pet spa
  • How to conduct initial market research for your pet spa
  • What you need to know about licensing, zoning and insurance requirements for pet spas 
  • How to calculate start-up costs for your pet spa business (includes sample start up and operating budget forms)
  • Ways to save money and reduce the costs of your pet spa business
  • What to consider when choosing a location for your pet spa
  • Interior design of your pet spa, with tips on areas you will need and issues to consider
  • What equipment and supplies you need to start a pet spa business
Running Your Pet Spa
  • Setting prices for your pet spa (and when you should charge a premium
  • Setting your pet spa's hours and scheduling appointments
  • Greeting clients of your pet spa and intake of their pets
  • Setting proper hygiene practices for a pet spa
  • Pet spa health and safety considerations for both people and pets
  • How to determine the staffing needs of your pet spa 
  • Ways to keep your employees happy and avoid staff turnover
  • How to market a pet spa business, including:
    • How to find those first clients of your pet spa when you are just starting out
    • Developing promotional materials to market your pet spa (print advertising, website, brochures, etc.)
    • Low-cost ways to attract pet spa clients through free publicity and strategic partnerships with other businesses
  • How to get repeat business (and referrals) from your pet spa clients
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PLUS, you will discover:
  • Ways to give your clients exceptional service that will get people talking about your pet spa
  • Samples of what you need to start a pet spa business, including: 
    • Sample start-up and operating budget forms for a pet spa
    • Sample client receipt for pet spa services
    • Sample press release for a pet spa
  • A supply and equipment checklist for a pet spa
  • Ways to develop your pet grooming skills
  • How to increase your income by selling pet supplies (includes a list of suppliers of pet products)
  • And more! (including free updates)
You can have all this and more for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific information about opening a pet grooming spa or salon. The FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner contains some of the best business advice you could get from other sources, plus much more. 

It can save you many hours of research, help you avoid some common mistakes, and give you information you need to start your own pet spa.

This guide has been selling for $29.95 U.S. SPECIAL OFFER: If you buy the guide today, Saturday, November 22, 2014 you can have this valuable insider information for the incredible price of only $19.97. You can earn back the price of the guide your very first day in business. Plus this guide can help you open a pet spa business much more quickly and profitably.

If you believe you deserve to have the career of your dreams, this guide is for you. It gives you what you need to know to open a pet grooming spa or salon and become a successful professional pet groomer.

Don't miss the opportunity to have the career of your dreams. If you are undecided, take advantage of our guarantee. Buy the pet spa business guide, read it, and if you are not satisfied, your money will be refunded.

Ordering is fast, easy and safe. You will receive your pet spa e-book within minutes (or you can arrange for an e-book to be sent as a gift to someone else on the date of your choice).

An e-book is an electronic book which you can immediately read on your computer. It includes photos and you can adjust the type size to make it as pleasant to read as possible. You can also print a copy from your own computer. donates a portion of the proceeds from the sale of each guide to planting trees and protecting the world's rain forests.

Bonus CD-ROM Also Available: If you would like to have a back-up or spare copy of the guide, you can have it on CD-ROM for only $5 more (plus $5 shipping). You will also receive the e-book so you can read it immediately.

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"The FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner will take you step-by-step through everything you'll need to start a profitable luxury pet grooming business. It offers how-to advice from successful pet spa and mobile pet spa owners plus samples of marketing materials and checklists you can adapt and use for your own pet spa business. By following the advice and using the valuable resources included in this guide you will be on your way to success in the pet spa business."
- Brenna Pearce, Editor


"I knew what I wanted to do with my life: work with pets and run a business. The satisfaction on an owner's face and a happy, well-groomed animal are among the many reasons that make this such a rewarding career."
- Melissa Verplank
co-owner of Whiskers Resort and Pet Spa 

Melissa's experiences include grooming two Shih Tzus on a mega yacht in the British Virgin Islands

"We are now at the point where we no longer take new customers, and we have an extensive waiting list to get an appointment."
- Jay Scruggs
award-winning pet stylist and co-owner of Here Comes the Groom

Jay and Melissa are among the luxury pet grooming experts who give advice in this FabJob guide

"Make more money.
Look to your strengths to come up with ways to make extra money at"
- From the "2008 Money & Investing Guide," by Tamara E. Holmes, Essence Magazine, January, 2008

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How to Start a Pet Spa Business - If you want to open a pet grooming spa or salon, the FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner is for you. It covers what you need to know to become a professional pet groomer and start your own pet spa business. Buy now.