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Scenthound isn’t just your average dog grooming franchise. […]

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Franchise Details

Year Established: 2019
Category Locations: Retail
Available Ownership Type: Owner Operator,Semi-Absentee
Corporate HQ City: Jupiter
Corporate HQ State: FL
Investment Range: $100,000+
Canada Franchising: Yes
Latin America Franchising: Yes
India Franchising: Yes
Franchise Fee: $49,900
Royalty Percentage: 6%
Veteran Discount: Yes
E2/EB5 Visas: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes


Scenthound isn't just your average dog grooming franchise. It's a revolutionary concept redefining what it means to care for your furry friend. At its core, Scenthound is a membership-based wellness studio for dogs, prioritizing preventative care and routine maintenance over occasional baths. The "scent" in Scenthound actually stands for skin, coat, ears, nails, and teeth, representing the five key areas they focus on during their signature "Scenter" treatments.So, how does it work? Scenthound offers various membership plans, allowing dog owners to schedule regular cleanings and check-ups, ensuring their beloved pups stay healthy and happy. This consistent care not only benefits the dogs, but also provides franchisees with predictable recurring revenue, a major advantage over traditional grooming models. Beyond baths and nail trims, Scenthound goes the extra mile with pawdicures, ear cleanings, and even teeth brushing, all in a fun and inviting environment. Think upscale spa for pups, complete with soothing music and friendly groomers.This innovative approach has struck a chord with pet owners and investors alike. Scenthound is rapidly expanding across the US, attracting passionate entrepreneurs who love dogs and appreciate a good business model. With strong franchisee support, comprehensive training, and a unique market niche, Scenthound is poised to become a household name in the pet care industry. If you're looking for a franchise opportunity that combines your love for animals with a smart business model, Scenthound might just be the perfect "pawprint" for you.

Support & Training offered by Scenthound

Scenthound Franchisee Support and Training: A Tail-Wagging JourneyScenthound understands that launching a successful franchise takes teamwork. They go the extra mile to equip new franchisees with comprehensive training and ongoing support, ensuring they feel confident and prepared to lead their "pack." Here's a breakdown of what you can expect:Pre-Opening Immersion:SCENT Training: Dive deep into the five core areas of Scenthound's wellness philosophy - Skin, Coat, Ears, Nails, and Teeth (S.C.E.N.T.). Master the signature grooming techniques and protocols.Trimmer Training: Learn haircutting basics and advanced styles to cater to diverse dog breeds and owner preferences.Marketing and Operations Workshop: Develop a solid local marketing strategy, understand key performance indicators (KPIs), and grasp best practices for smooth day-to-day operations.Management Bootcamp: Hone your leadership skills, learn efficient staff management techniques, and gain expertise in vendor relations and financial oversight.Front Desk and Customer Service Training: Craft a welcoming and knowledgeable customer experience, mastering POS systems, upselling add-ons, and cultivating positive client relationships.Equipment Orientation: Get familiar with all the grooming equipment, learn proper maintenance procedures, and ensure you're utilizing them effectively.Grand Opening and Beyond:Dedicated Field Support: A designated Scenthound representative will be your personal guide, offering on-site coaching and troubleshooting during your first few weeks.Ongoing Regional Support: Regular visits and communication from regional managers to discuss best practices, track progress, and address any concerns.National Franchisee Network: Connect with fellow Scenthound franchisees through online forums and in-person events, fostering a collaborative and supportive community.Training Webinars and Resources: Access a comprehensive library of online training materials and webinars covering various operational and marketing topics.Marketing and Branding Assistance: Utilize Scenthound's established brand guidelines and marketing resources to build a strong local presence and attract customers.Remember:Scenthound prioritizes continuous learning and improvement. Expect additional training opportunities and updates as the brand evolves.Don't hesitate to reach out for help! Scenthound's support team is always available to answer questions and offer guidance.Embrace the collaborative spirit. Scenthound thrives on open communication and teamwork, so actively participate in network events and share your own insights.By leveraging Scenthound's robust support system and diligently applying the training you receive, you'll be well-equipped to lead your Scenthound location to success and become a valued member of the "pack."

Additional Information

Category Location Retail
Number of Units Open
Investment Range $206,400 - $378,400
Master Franchise false
Home based franchise YES
Item 19 Franchise YES
Veteran Discount YES
Franchise Opportunities in Canada YES
International Franchise Opportunities
E2/EB5 Visa Franchise YES
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