What are the startup costs for a Camp Bow Wow?
Startup costs for a Camp Bow Wow ranged from $783,500 to $1,485,000 in 2017
The startup investment for a Camp Bow Wow franchise is all inclusive and ranged from $783,500 to $1,485,000 in 2017. Startup costs depend on a variety of factors including the size of your facility, construction costs and your local market and may be lower or higher than the range from 2017 shared above.*
*For more information on these costs, please refer to Item 7 of our 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document. Your costs may vary depending on a number of factors.
The typical owner will invest $200,000-$250,000, which includes their franchise fee, and finance the rest through the SBA or other loan options.
The following chart is from our 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document:
|Type of Expenditure||Amount Low||Amount High||Method Of Payment||When Due||To Whom Payment is to be Made|
|Initial Franchise Fee||$32,500||$50,000||Lump Sum||Upon signing the Franchise Agreement||CBW|
|Dog Trainer Certificate Fee||$1,000||$5,000||Lump Sum||When you register your designated trainer for the Dog Trainer Certification Program||CBW|
|Travel Costs for All Initial Training||$0||$5,000 per person||As Incurred||Prior to and during training||Airlines, Hotels, Restaurants, and other Third Parties|
|Leasehold Improvements||$415,000||$870,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Contractors and other Third Parties|
|Equipment, Supplies and Opening Inventory||$60,000||$75,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Suppliers|
|Dog Cabins and Interior Fencing||$85,000||$145,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Suppliers|
|Signage||$2,500||$30,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Suppliers|
|Webcam System||$10,000||$25,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Suppliers|
|Camp Payroll||$5,000||$30,000||As Incurred||Before Opening||Your employees and independent contractors|
|Rent and Utilities||$18,000||$40,000||As Agreed with your Landlord||Before Opening||Third Parties and Suppliers|
|Plans and Permits||$25,000||$30,000||As Incurred||As Incurred||Third Parties|
|Professional Services||$2,500||$15,000||As Incurred||As Incurred||Third Parties|
|Camp Launch Advertising||$25,000||$25,000||As Incurred||As incurred from the effective date or the Franchise Agreement through your grand opening event||Third Parties, or CBW if we require|
|Financing Fees||$2,000||$40,000||As Agreed||Before Opening||Third Parties|
|Additional Funds for First 12 months of Operations||$100,000||$100,000||As Incurred||As Incurred||Personnel, Suppliers and Third Parties|
These figures are discussed in greater detail in our Franchise Disclosure Document. Once you’ve started a conversation with Camp Bow Wow about joining the brand, if it looks like we’re likely to be a good fit, we’ll send you a copy of the FDD to discuss in detail. We’re happy to answer any questions you may have. To get started, fill out the form at top right to download our free executive summary.