Central Bark Doggy Day Care Franchises Review


Franchise Facts

Central Bark Doggy Day Care offers daycare, boarding services, grooming services, training, and specialty retail boutiques for dogs.

How much does a Central Bark Doggy Day Care franchise cost?

Central Bark Doggy Day Care has a franchise fee of up to $45,000, with a total initial investment range of $347,029 to $503,909.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $45,000
  • Total Investment: $347,029 to $503,909
  • Working Capital: $35,000 to $60,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does a Central Bark Doggy Day Care franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 24 franchised Central Bark Doggy Day Care locations in the USA.

Are there any Central Bark Doggy Day Care franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2018 FDD data, Central Bark Doggy Day Care has franchise locations in 7 states. The largest region is the Midwest with 18 franchise locations.


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Last Reviewed: 2018

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Central Bark Doggy Day Care Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$347,029 - $503,909
Franchise Fee

Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
12 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
Ongoing Fees
Ad Fees
# of Franchised Outlets


Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 86 hours. This includes 27 hours of classroom training and 59 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 59
Classroom 27
Total 86

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Central Bark Doggy Day Care does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Central Bark Doggy Day Care offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2004. The average Pet Care franchise began franchising in 2009.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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