The Pet Economy: A Lucrative Opportunity
In the ever-expanding $60 billion pet industry, services have experienced a steady 7% annual growth, regardless of economic conditions. American pet owners prioritize their furry companions, maintaining pet-related expenditures even when cutting back on personal expenses. Here are some reasons to start today:
Robust Pet Grooming Market
The pet grooming industry anticipates a robust 8% annual growth over the next five years, providing an attractive avenue for aspiring groomers.
Resilience in Challenging Times
Even during challenging economic climates, pet services have thrived, experiencing a 6% increase in recent years.
Mobile grooming offers a financially lucrative path, with the potential to earn substantial income. Charging modest fees starting at $35-$40 per groom can translate to over $4,000 per month. Impressively, over 80% of mobile groomers remain in business after three years.
Embark on a grooming career with a lower cost of entry. Mobile grooming boasts the lowest overhead, allowing you to retain a more substantial share of your earnings. Gryphon’s budget-friendly trailers are designed for efficiency, durability, and mobility, complete with exterior warm water bathing capabilities.
How Much You Can Make
Earning a real living wage and helping your family earn more than the average US family. You can when you become a Mobile Groomer!
Projected Yearly Income:
A Rewarding Career
Consider the advantages of mobile pet grooming as a career choice:
- Independence: Set your own schedule and be your own boss.
- Flexibility: Tailor your business operations to align with your personal life.
- Thriving Industry: Be a part of the growing pet industry, offering quality services with added convenience.
- Low Overhead: Eliminate rent and utility expenses, and keep product costs minimal.
- High Margins: Charge premium rates for specialty services with added convenience.
- Residual Business: Build a loyal client base for repeat business without heavy advertising.
- Low Startup Costs: No franchise fees or territory costs when you start with Gryphon Trailers.
- Quick Startup: Get your custom Gryphon Trailer ready in as little as four weeks.
A Thriving Pet Industry
The pet industry continues to flourish, with Americans spending a staggering $55 billion on their beloved pets. The emotional connection between pets and their owners makes this industry resilient, even during economic downturns. About 62% of US households have pets, with dogs accounting for 40% of this pet population.
Medical experts endorse pet ownership for its positive impact on mental and physical well-being, from lowering blood pressure and cholesterol to enhancing overall happiness and longevity. Embrace the mobile grooming opportunity in this thriving pet-loving world, and turn your passion into a prosperous career.
Why We Paint The Ceilings Sky Blue
There was an article written a few years ago about taking a holistic approach to dog grooming. It talked about how you should design and set up your workspace all with the idea of making it less stressful for the animals and also for the groomer.
They mentioned how an animal is less stressed if they can remain at their home or on their property. They emphasized how you should keep your clients from other strange and loud barking dogs and not caged up or ever tranquilized. They also talked about creating an atmosphere of being in the great outdoors.
With our design we tried to take all of this into account. Hence the Sky Blue colored roof. We paint the ceilings sky blue to get that outdoor feeling. This creates a happier environment or the groomer who then is less inclined to pass on that anxiety to the dog. We use a huge 4 foot wide window by the grooming table so that the animal can look into their yard (and you don’t have to stare at a white wall all day). This way the animal does not have the stress of leaving their property or riding in a car.
These animals are treated specially in a protected environment. We pamper them at their homes so they never have to feel like they went somewhere unknown or unsafe.
Of course we will paint the ceiling any color you prefer.
Joseph S. Virag
Entrepreneurial and result-oriented with the ability to assist a growing company or start-up operation create and execute their business plan. Skills and diverse background encompass operations and general management, P&L, startups, strategic planning, e-commerce, marketing, new product development and project management.
Masters Degree and Bachelor of Science Degree: University of New Haven
Gryphon Enterprises Incorporated, Ridgefield, CT
• Created multiple products from concept to market
• Virag Enterprises Incorporated, Ossining, NY Vice President, Operations / General Manager
• Directed all P&L functions of market dominant retailer
• Created budgets, forecasted revenue and managed cash flow
• Planned and implemented marketing strategy