What are my Startup Costs?

Choose Splash and Dash for a Low Upfront Costs and Incredible Growth Potential

At Splash and Dash, our goal is to make it easy for self-driven entrepreneurs, investors, and business owners to start and grow multiple profitable locations. While we certainly don’t require our franchise owners to open multiple store fronts, Splash and Dash is perfect for those who are always challenging themselves to build more.Own Your Own Store!

Why is it so easy to grow with Splash and Dash?

Put simply, our low cost franchise opportunities are affordable to start, profitable to maintain, and easy to multiply.

To start a franchise with Splash and Dash, you’ll need…

  • $350,000 to $400,000 in total net worth.
  • $125,000 to $150,000 in liquid assets (savings, checking, stocks and bonds, etc.)
  • Self-Motivation and a passion for helping people and their pets.

If you can mobilize the funds listed above, you’re already financially qualified to start a successful Splash and Dash franchise. We do not require you to finance the entire project on your own. You can use many different financing methods. Each situation is unique, and we encourage you to choose the financing option that works best for you.

Investment chart

The chart below contains all of our investment costs. Keep in mind, these prices can vary based on many factors like location, availability, and more. There’s no way to give an exact estimate of your up-front costs, but this chart should help you estimate how much it will cost to start your Splash and Dash. If you have any questions regarding a possible franchise in your area, feel free to contact us. We’d love to help!

Type of ExpenditureAmountMethod of PaymentWhen DueTo Whom Payment is to be Made
Initial franchise fee $49,500Lump sumUpon signing the franchise agreement
Splash and Dash
Security deposits, utility deposits, business licenses, and other prepaid expenses$250 – $1,500As incurredAs incurred
Landlord, utilities, government, vendors
Real estate (see Note 2)$2,500 – $5,000Lump sum; monthlyPrior to openingLandlord
Leasehold improvements$10,500 – $80,000Lump sumPrior to openingGeneral contractor, architects / engineers, others
Furniture, fixtures, and
$8,500 – $20,000*As incurredPrior to openingVendors and suppliers
Grooming equipment$8,500 – $20,000*As incurredPrior to openingVendors and suppliers
Computer and POS systems$5,500 – $7,500*As incurredPrior to openingVendors and suppliers
Office expenses$150 – $1,000As incurredPrior to openingVendors and suppliers
Insurance$600 – $1,000Lump sumPrior to openingInsurance company
Signage$8,500 – $9,500*Lump sumPrior to openingVendor
Opening inventory and supplies$8,500 – $12,500Lump sumPrior to openingVendors
Professional fees (lawyer, accountant, etc.)$250 – $1,000As incurredAs incurredProfessional service firms
Market introduction plan / grand opening marketing$12,000 – $12,000As incurredAs incurredVendors
Travel, lodging and meals for initial training$3,500 – $4,000As incurredDuring trainingAirlines, hotels, and restaurants
Additional funds (for first 3 months) (see Note 3)$20,000 – $40,000As incurredAs incurredEmployees, suppliers, landlord, utilities
3 Weeks Onsite Enhanced Training$4,500 – $4,500Lump sumWhen you sign a lease for your businessSplash and Dash
5 Day Onsite Training at Current Location$1,500 – $1,500Lump sumWhen you sign a lease for your businessSplash and Dash
Travel, lodging and meals for Onsite Training at a Current Location$1,500 – $3,000As incurredDuring trainingAirlines, hotels, and restaurants
Total$143,250 – $272,600

Leasable items based on qualifications. We work with lenders that may provide up to $40,000 in leasing options.

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* Additional details on these figures are included in the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).
This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only. An offer is made only by Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). Currently, the following states regulate the offer and sale of franchises: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. If you are a resident of one of these states or a country whose laws regulate the offer and sale of franchises, we will not offer you a franchise unless and until we have complied with applicable pre-sale registration and disclosure requirements in your jurisdiction.

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Splash and Dash franchisees are required to have a minimum of $200,000 in liquid capital and a minimum net worth of $500,000. Please do not request information unless you meet both of these requirements. Thank you.