Fetch! Pet Care
He was a busy guy with a home-alone dog. Today his professional pet-sitting service has 200 franchises with 5,000 dog sitters nationwide. Hear how a dog inspired a million dollar business. The story of Fetch!
What they do:
Pet sitting business.
When software company owner Paul Mann looked for doggie care at home, he didn’t have much luck finding dependable, qualified dog-sitting service. He made a business plan, bought a bunch of leashes, and launched Fetch! Pet Care.
About the business:
Mann offers in-home consultations with bonded, insured, professionally screened, experienced pet sitters, dog walkers — and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Within 12 months, he had 1,000 customers, 70 pet sitters, and two full-time dispatchers. Within 2 years, he was selling franchises. Today, Fetch! has 200 franchises, 5,000 sitters, and is growing fast.