Dogtopia franchisee Paul Sandry explained to the steps he took when researching which pet franchise he should invest in. Sandry analyzed the best pet franchises available and narrowed down his list 10 options. He then researched each franchise, which involved a five-step process:

  1. Read the FDD
  2. Speak with franchisees
  3. Visit a location
  4. Go to Discovery Day
  5. Hire a franchise coach

Ultimately, Sandry decided that Dogtopia, the fastest growing pet franchise in North America, best fit his needs and goals, and he opened his Dogtopia franchise with his partners in December 2017 in Plano, Texas. Read more about Sandry’s decision on