Buy a franchise

Opportunities ready to go and start-up funding

UK locations for sale

We Love Pets territories already packaged up and ready to start trading.

Franchise fee only £12,995 + VAT

Your investment

The franchise fee not only covers everything you need physically need to launch a business, but all the advantages of being part of an established, forward-thinking brand. You’re also gaining access to industry experts, exceptional training and support in every area – including wellbeing and mental health.

Your franchise fee is immediately covering:

  • Business set up adapted to your local area
  • Your territory license
  • Practical training in animal handling, animal behaviour, dog training and pet first aid training 
  • Business training and induction to our brand
  • All launch marketing  and social media exposure 
  • Your first year of insurance to cover you, pets and the public
  • Your own optimised webpage and Google advertising

Your ongoing monthly franchise fee is then 10% (+ VAT) of turnover, which includes:

  • National marketing
  • Website and social media
  • Ongoing support – ask us anything!
  • Vet nurse and solicitor advice
  • Contract, legal and employment templates
  • Intranet, guides, newsletters and weekly updates

I’ve gone into franchising with my 18-year-old son – Tracey’s story

Mother and son franchisees Tracey and Jake went into business together during Covid following Tracey’s redundancy. Find out why they made the choice to run a franchise together and how they make it work.

“I expanded my business during lockdown” – Jo’s Story

During uncertain times for business, the launch of a new venture might feel risky, but for Trowbridge branch owner, Jo Mumford, the timing couldn’t be better! After two very successful years as a We Love Pets franchisee, Jo has launched We Love Pets Dog Grooming at her branch, the first dog grooming salon to open in the WLP network. 

“Working with animals has helped my mental health – Helen’s story

On paper, Helen had a full life globetrotting with her husband, affording life’s luxurious thanks to a high-flying job in Sales. But underneath it all, Helen was trying to fill a void left by bereavement and illness. Her mental health was suffering and she desperately needed to change her priorities. This is Helen’s story in her own words.

“I broke free from corporate shackles” – Jenny’s Story

By her own admission, Jenny had a great job at Warner Bros. The pay was good, the perks were awesome, and the company offered solid career progression. Nearly eight years into her role as Recruitment Manager, Jenny gave it all up to be a We Love Pets franchisee. Why? Because she wanted a business that worked around her lifestyle.

“Work-life balance achieved!” – Tracey’s story

Over five years ago, Tracey left her job in Corporate Communications because it was making her ill. She was passing out every other day, exhausted, stressed and could no longer drive as a result. Things had to change and her health had to start coming first. Tracey’s work-life balance needed to be restored so she quit her 9-5, became a We Love Pets franchisee, and hasn’t looked back…

Starting a pet business at 50 – Jackie’s story

It can come at any time in our lives, that desire for change, for perhaps something more. We give so much during our younger years, not only to employers, but to friends and family as we endeavour to find out what we really enjoy doing for ourselves. For some, finding...

Think you’re too young to run a franchise? – Millie’s Story

‘Don’t be afraid and do what you love! You’re going to have to work for so many years that finding what you enjoy is essential in keeping happy. Never let your age prevent you from fulfilling your dreams, it’s just a number!’ We spoke to Millie White, newest We Love...

Get funding for your business

We’re partnered with Government-backed loan provider BizBritain, who supports new We Love Pets franchisees for start-up loans for the full franchise fee. Our business is a pre-approved model which means that 100% of loan applications for We Love Pets franchises are accepted.

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