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Upgrade your Condo Amenity Package in 2022 with a valued Pet Friendly asset

According to a recent survey, almost 41% of Canadian households include at least one dog. That’s roughly 7.6 million dogs! When you compare statistics with the popularity of condo living amongst pet loving residents, the situation becomes a hairy one. The number of pet owners is increasing and with many...


Pet Laundromats Are Lucky Dogs

Self serve dog washes are being added to Laundromats. Self service laundromats have been around since the 1930’s when people couldn’t afford to buy their own washing machines. Thanks to technology, Laundromats have evolved, and the industry has adjusted to meet the needs of the modern-day customer. Laundromat owners are...


Dog wash in pet store

A unique way to increase your Pet Store profits

The pet industry is booming but staying competitive in a hot market can be a challenge. So how do you diversify your pet store to boost sales without sacrificing space? The answer is Dirty Dogs. Dog washing is a promising business that can yield high returns in very little time. Since...


Dog scared of pet tub

Tips for Helping Your Dog Get Comfortable with Baths

If your dog hates getting washed, chances are getting him into the tub takes longer than the actual bath. If you find yourself delaying bath time until the last possible moment, here are some tips to help change your dog’s mind. TIP #1: Get Some Exercise Head out into nature and...


K9000 for kennels

How dirty paws can up your value as a pet business

Kennels, breeders and doggy daycares know the importance of positioning yourself as a one-of-a-kind place for dogs. Providing a full-service facility with perks such as agility areas, waterparks, training, or grooming entices customers to be able to satisfy all their pet’s needs in one location and choose your business...


Grooming salon

From Grooming to Booming: How DIY Dog Washing can boost your business

Expanding the Grooming Market Dog grooming is an industry in high demand and there are numerous benefits to owning and operating a pet grooming business. While many pet owners utilize the services of a dog groomer, there exists a large market of dog owners who prefer a lower cost DIY...


Every Dog Park Needs This!

Let’s talk about dog parks and how great they are! Dog Parks provide a safe space in which people can exercise their dogs and watch them play. They are also a great way to meet people, relax and get some fresh air. Dogs benefit from the mental and physical stimulation...


Pet Wash

Why Condo Developments are going to the Dogs

Pet Baths - A growing trend in urban living Pet friendly condo developers such as Ironclad Properties have caught on to a growing trend in urban living: The importance of pet amenities to potential homeowners. City dwellers love their pets and look for ways to keep their furry family members...


How to Clean Up with a Pet Wash

If you are searching for an additional revenue stream for your business, you need only look to man’s best friend. Self-serve pet washes have been increasing in popularity and could be the boost you’re looking for to keep your business thriving. In addition to providing added value for your...


Moving a dog wash into a building

Five Easy Steps to setting up your Dog Wash Business

Setting up your Dog Wash business is easier than you think! Consider these five helpful steps to get you up and running. STEP 1: Location, location, location Choosing the right location for your Dog Wash should be your top priority.  A good location will increase your visibility and drive traffic to...