Leasehold Improvement Model
This involves the franchise owner leasing a property and renovating the property to our franchise specifications. Model The Ark Pet Spa & Hotel requires properties to be between 5,000 to 7,500 square feet and it is recommended to have 50-75 dog kennels and 9-12 cat condos per location.
Property Purchase Model
Under certain circumstances we will allow our franchise owners to purchase and develop a property for an Ark location. Please contact us for details.
Initial Investment | $357,891 - $651,700
The Ark Pet Spa & Hotel franchise can occupy a leasable property. We do require a certain layout and design specifications that will be explained upon franchise site approval.
The 2020 estimated initial investment for our leasehold model between 5,000 sf and 7,500 sf is $357,891 - $651,700
This cost includes:
- Initial franchise fee
- Site selection & development fee
- Initial rent and deposit
- Initial inventory & supplies
- Leasehold improvements
- Furniture, fixture, equipment
- Initial marketing campaign
- Pre-opening salaries
- Travel expenses for training
- Insurance deposits
- Permits, licences, fees
- Utility fees
- Profesional fees
- Architectural fees
- Computer, phone, audio technology
- Additional funds
These numbers are based off our 2019 Franchise Disclosure Document Item 7. Full cost backup can be provided upon request.
For full estimated cost table see Item 7 of The Ark Pet Spa & Hotel 2020 FDD.