Animals and Pets

  • Horses

    • Starting a Livery Yard

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a livery yard. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Horse Riding School

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a horse riding school. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Tack Shop

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a tack shop. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also identifies some of the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

  • Pets and Pet Services

    • Starting a Pet Grooming Service

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a pet grooming service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting up Boarding Kennels

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a boarding kennels. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Cattery

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a cattery. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Pet Shop

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a pet shop. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also identifies the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • Starting a Veterinary Surgery

      This profile provides information about starting up and running an independent veterinary surgery. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become an Aquatic Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as an aquatic retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also identifies the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Dog Walker

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a dog walking service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Pet Sitter/Home Boarding Service

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a pet sitting and home boarding service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Pet Dog Trainer

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a pet dog training service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • A Guide to the Pet Care and Pet Services Sector

      This market synopsis examines the trends and market developments affecting the pet care and pet services sector in the UK. It provides information that will be useful for the development of business plans...