We franchise the opportunity to operate retail stores specializing in top of the line dog services, including dog boarding, dog daycare and dog grooming. Our mission is to provide the cleanest, safest, most enjoyable boarding experience for your dog here at DOG.

They won’t want to leave after staying with us for more than a night!


The pet industry is BOOMING!

Americans now own more pets than ever before. People increasingly view their pets as part of the family and are willing to spend more even during difficult economic times.

According to the American Pet Product Association (APPA), Americans spent approximately $66.7 Billion on pet products and services in 2016. Since 1988, pet ownership has expanded from 56% of households to more than 62%.

At DOG Hotels we think that the time is now to enter the pet industry, we are currently recruiting fellow visionaries, who share the same passion, ambition for growth and love for dogs!

FRANCHISE is the right way!

“Become your own boss, be the owner!”

Entering a franchise system is like joining a family. You will be guided all the way and provided with the resulting knowledge from years of experience. No matter what’s the issue ahead, there will always be someone to support and assist you every step of the way.

For us is all about building a strong and long lasting relationships. We provide all the support needed to become a successful owner of a DOG location. You can feel safe that with us, you will never be alone.

We believe that in order for our partners to succeed we need to offer a comprehensive support and training system. We have put together a team of enthusiastic, like-minded individuals to offer the best support and training possible.


Business is all about the numbers. For that reason, we are proud to display the numbers that signify the importance of entering the pet industry today, with D.O.G.!

Total U.S. Pet Industry Expenditures


From 2016 to 2017 grooming & boarding services went from a $5.76 to a $6.11 billion dollar industry.

Number of U.S. Households that Own a Pet (millions)

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The number of U.S. households that own a dog represent an OUTSTANDING 42% of the total households with a pet.

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The first step to a successful partnership is to share a love for the dogs. Additionally, we look to work alongside passionate and highly motivated individuals who understand that goals are better achieved as a team. There’s nothing better than joining a community that shares the passion for your work.

Remember, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”

Ideal Candidate for owning a DOG Hotels franchise

  • Past experience as a business owner is not necessary, we’ve got your back! Although we do want you to have skin in the game; so you’ll be both owner and operating owner.
  • Past experience as a corporate professional, preferably but not limited to, executive level. Some experience as a manager is a plus.
  • We do accept pure investors, however in this case we require present or past business owner experience.
  • If you are a developer looking for growth, we are a great option. We can be your long term partner in a very successful strategy.
  • And most importantly, must love dogs, seriously – you really have to love dogs.


When entering a franchise family like ours, you are purchasing a proven business model. Our team of founders created a fully functional and successful business, and proceeded to translate everything into an operations manual for you to use and profit from. Additionally, we train you to operate it. We want you to succeed!

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We will be with you every step of the way:

  • Pre-opening development assistance
  • Comprehensive training on-site and classroom.
  • Marketing Training and support.
  • Sales Training and support.
  • Field operation visits.
  • Access to our database, network of franchises and clients.
  • Ongoing support.


The process of investing in a D.O.G. location varies according to several aspects. Some of these include geographic location, contributions made by the landlord, size of the site, design, equipment, etc. But in short, here’s what it looks like:

  • D.O.G facilities range from $550,000 to $720,000. This depends on the size and variety of services.
  • The Initial Franchise Fee of $50,000 is included in the amount stated above.
  • The continuing service, or “royalty fee”, is 7% of your gross sales.
  • A Marketing Fund fee of 2% is required.
  • A minimum liquidity of $500,000 is required.
  • Minimum net worth allowed is $1,000,000. (Lower might be considered)
  • We are SBA approved by most major US bank


If you’ve made it this far, it can only mean one thing; your ears are perked. Applying for a franchise and entering the pack is just one step ahead. Need guidance? We’re here for you.

  • Kindly complete our franchise inquiring form  or send us an email to franchise@doghotels.com
  • You will receive a call from our Franchise department.
  • You will receive a Franchise Disclosure Document, which explains our company in detail.
  • Due Diligence to be completed by you and your team of CPA’s, attorney’s and advisors.
  • Sign the agreement and welcome to the DOG Hotels family!