7 Steps to getting your Local Pet Business found by more customers When you’re running a small local pet business like a dog grooming salon, or a pet store – it can sometimes be hard to figure out what type marketing is really worth your time and effort, and what you could safely ignore. […]
Easy Pet Marketing Tips to Get More Clients and Grow Your Pet Business
If you're like most pet professionals I know, you started your pet business because because you love animals - not because you love running a business and coming up with marketing strategies?
Am I right?
I get it.
After a long day in the field - the last thing you want to do is taking the computer out and coming up with creative ways to advertise your pet business. Don't worry, I've done the work for you - check out the marketing articles on this page and start getting your name out there, market and promote your pet business like a pro!
It’s time to plan ahead for your March pet business promotions – and here’s a list of pet holidays to give you inspiration. Pet Poison Prevention Week – Third full week of March starting with a Sunday The third full week of March is the Pet Poison Prevention Week and it’s a great opportunity to establish yourself as an […]
I love spoiling my office dog and of course Valentine’s Day is great for doing just that! Needless to say, I’m not the only pet parent who feels this way. Last year a survey from the National Retail Federation showed that 1 in 5 pet owners would spend money on their pet for Valentine’s Day. Their numbers showed […]
It’s time to take a look ahead towards your February marketing and promotions! February is not only the month of love and romance, but there are lots of fun pet holidays this month too. Take a look at the list of holidays below, and choose the ones that align with your client’s interests, and your product and […]
Whether you’re a dog groomer, pet boutique owner, dog trainer or veterinarian – if you have a brick and mortar storefront, you’ll love today’s DIY promotions project! But before we get started, let me give you a little background. When I did the marketing for my friend’s grooming store, I knew that we had a steady […]
It’s a new year, and time to come up with fresh new ideas to promote your pet business! Of course, as a pet pro you’ve also got a few other things on your plate. Hiring new staff for example, or tidying up your shop after the holiday rush and getting back into the groove after a […]
Have you ever had the feeling that there never really seems to be enough hours in the day to grow and market your business in between walking or grooming dogs? I was struggling with exactly the same problem earlier yesterday when I was walking back from a client meeting. I like walking, so I walk […]
Have you ever wondered how you can make your pet business really stand out from the competition and have your clients not only coming back for more – but talking to their friends and family about how much they love your business and services? Let me tell you about my very special (and delicious) approach. […]
Last Saturday I went to Duboce Dogfest, which is one of our biggest local dog events here in San Francisco. Every year they fill one of our favourite dog parks with vendor stands, and come up with fun dog shows and contests. As I strolled from one stand to another, chatting with the vendors I happened […]
Remember I told you I worked in my parents small business when I grew up? I recall Easter being of the biggest time of the year for retailers, it was right up there with Mother’s Day and Valentines – and my parents gift store was no exception. Leading up to the big Easter week we would […]