Starting Your Own
Dog Treat Business

Starting your own dog treat business? FABULOUS!!! If you have already started your work, then what I am about to say is probably no big surprise: It’s a lot harder to start your own treat business than to create a wonderful gourmet treat!! But fear not, you have found the right place!! Let our experience in the food industry help guide you through some of the opportunities you will face!! With 25 years combined experience in Research & Development for new products, Sales, and close work with Marketing and Production facilities – we can help you navigate through this process fairly well.

We have put together a comprehensive overview of things you can consider while building your business from a small kitchen operation to a successful growing bakery if you want. Of course, you’ll have to do the leg work – and apply the ultimate brain power and elbow grease. But having a map of where you are trying to go is definitely a handy tool!!

Starting a dog treat business is one of the top 10 best small business ideas around a growing pet industry business. The pet products industry is a multi-billion dollar business!!!

Some others you might want to consider if the treat baking thing just isn’t for you are:

A Dog Walking Service

Dog / Pet Sitting

Doggie / Pet Daycare

Doggie / Pet Hotel

Pet Grooming

Pet Photo Studio

Below we have provided links to the aspects of starting your own dog treat business. If you have questions about something and can’t find it here – check our table of contacts on the bottom of our home page or by all means CONTACT US !!! If we don’t have it posted, we will get it to you ASAP!!!

Dog Treat Regulations - Update - Getting started in your dog treat business might feel like a daunting task. Trying to understand where to look to figure out the actual government regulations can seem nearly impossible. Take a look at the page to help get a better understanding of what you will need and who you should contact for specifics.


Dog Treat Recall - Would you be ready? - As a small business owner, understanding risk and taking steps to minimize your risk is key to your success. An ingredient recall could affect you... are you ready? Find out more about how to prepare yourself in case an ingredient you are using turns out to be affected.


Getting your Dog Treat Business Website Started - Do you need a webiste? How to you build one? When we started on the web - we were clueless. Now we have over 6000 visitors a month and are showing steady growth. How? Check out this page on Dog Business Websites.


Dog Treat Business – Legal Stuff: Things to consider when starting your own dog treat business – incorporation, tax identification numbers, licensing and zoning, all that legal stuff.


Dog Treat Packaging - Finding the right dog treat packaging to present your dog treats to your customers is a key to successfully selling your dog treats. One of the first things your customers will see is your dog treat packaging. Make sure you are making the right impression!


Dog Treat Labels - What's required by law - Find out what is REQUIRED BY LAW to be on your dog treat label. Here is the list of minimum requirements for your labels and where to go about getting some of the info if you don't already have it.


Marketing your dog treat products - Things to consider when building your dog treats and planning for the when, where, and how you will sell your treats.


*** Selling your product to retailers - things you need to know.

*** Advertising possibilities - what are some additional ways to promote your product.



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