FETCH! Pet Care(TM) Expands Into West Bloomfield, Michigan
Nation's Leading Name in Professional At-Home Pet Care Now Servicing West Bloomfield, Michigan Pet Owners
WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI--(Marketwire - July 15, 2008) - FETCH! Pet Care, the nation's largest
pet care brand offering professional pet sitting and dog walking services,
today announced it has launched a new location in Michigan's West
Bloomfield region to provide area residents with unsurpassed pet care
services. This new franchise marks the 174th FETCH! Pet Care location
that, in aggregate, now services more than 13,000 active clients throughout
1,700 cities and towns in 34 states across the U.S.
Eydie Hostetler, who owns and operates FETCH! Pet Care of West
Bloomfield-Waterford, gave up her profession as an assistant vice president
in the mortgage banking industry to establish the franchise, capitalizing
on a unique opportunity to combine her love of animals with a proven,
turnkey home-based business for one of the lowest capital investments in
the franchise industry today. She now provides pet owners throughout West
Bloomfield, Michigan, including Waterford and Commerce, with a range of
services that meet every need and budget, including boarding and daycare in
the sitter's home, overnight sitting or daily visits in the client's home,
private and group dog walks, pet taxiing, and miscellaneous home care. A
free in-home consultation permits clients, pets and sitters to get
pre-acquainted and address each pet's unique needs.
"Selecting a sitter to care for a pet and a home is a critically important
decision," notes Hostetler. "Now, there's no need to impose on family
members or friends, or subject one's pet to kennel boarding. Our highly
trained staff of sitters ensures all pets receive the love, attention and
skilled treatment expected of a professional caregiver, and that the
client's home remains secure."
To assure operational efficiencies, FETCH! Pet Care employs a sophisticated
telephone dispatch system and advanced software that tracks assignments and
delivers real-time electronic client order confirmations and automated
sitter assignment reminders. In addition, each sitter undergoes a thorough
criminal background check, references review, and training regimen, and
each location is fully licensed, bonded and insured.
Paul Mann, FETCH! Pet Care founder and president, notes, "The demand for
professional pet care services is at an all-time high -- especially those
that allow pets to maintain their routine while receiving the attention
they need. With many pet owners frustrated by the lack of professional and
reliable caregivers, or reluctant to kennel their pets due to health and
other concerns, our safe, convenient, and nurturing care provides peace of
As part of the grand opening celebration, through August 29, 2008 FETCH!
Pet Care of West Bloomfield-Waterford is offering a 10% discount off each
new client's initial service. FETCH! Pet Care of West Bloomfield-Waterford
can be reached by telephone at 218-419-0800 and via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org or on the web at www.fetchpetcare.com.
About FETCH! Pet Care, Inc.
Founded in 2002 and with over 1,700 service areas across the United States,
FETCH! Pet Care is the pet sitting industry market leader -- the new face
of pet care in the 21st century. The company offers a humane alternative to
kennel boarding by providing loving, in-home overnight and/or daily care to
any kind of pet in the most professional and reliable manner possible.
FETCH! Pet Care thoroughly selects, screens, trains, and insures all of the
pet sitters and dog walkers within its network to assure the highest level
of professional, expert-based service is provided. Entrepreneur magazine
included FETCH! Pet Care in its 2007 feature "7 Hot Businesses That Can
Make You Rich," named the company among its coveted "Franchise 500" in both
2007 and 2008, and in January 2008 ranked the company as the nation's 24th
Top New Franchise, 89th Top Home-Based Franchise and 73rd Low-Cost
Franchise. FETCH! Pet Care has also been featured in Small Business
Opportunities magazine's top 20 "Boom Businesses" to get into in 2007 and
named among Pet Product News International's "25 to Watch in 2007." For
franchise information or to find a location near you, visit the company's
Web site at www.FetchPetCare.com or call the corporate office at