Business At A Glance
Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Once again, there are a few differentapproaches that can be taken for starting a guard dog security service.The first approach is to supply guard dogs with security handlers, thesecond is to provide guard dogs without security handlers, or bothoptions can be offered to clients.
The requirements for starting thebusiness are obvious. You must have trained guard dogs and experiencetraining guard dogs, as well as a suitable operating location.
Currently guard dog rental rates without security handlers are in therange of $40 to $60 per eight hours and include delivery and pickup ofthe dog. Guard dogs with security handlers are supplied to companiesand associations for security purposes in the range of $125 to $175 pereight hours.