Write Articles A community of people who love to write

The easiest domain name (Note the .ORG) - Absolutely Free!

Home | Submit Articles | Login   

What every entrepreneur needs to know about Petting Zoo business.

BY: David Prakash Kumar | Category: Animals and Pets | Post Date: 2009-10-30

•    Read Comments

•    Print This Article

   David Prakash Kumar
Help others find this article:

Show All Social Bookmarks

A petting zoo business can be a good method of having entertainment as well as earning money. It is one of the better business opportunities present. There are various things that a person has to do if they are planning to set up a petting zoo business. This article tells what every entrepreneur needs to know about petting zoo business. It is a simple business model.

Petting zoos are a great method of entertaining a small community. In this business, you have a few animals either in a enclosure that is permanent or you can use temporary enclosures if you are planning to transport the animals and have a traveling petting zoo. Many people will bring their children to have some time up close with the animals. Even older people may come to have a look at the animals.

Steps in starting petting Zoo business:

Research :

Research is the most basic step that has to be taken in the starting of a petting zoo business. The research will include the animal laws of the land where you are stayiong and also the methods of starting the business. The research will also include the method of financing the business. It also includes the decision on what you are going o charge the people who visit the zoo.


The first thing that you need to do after the research phase is the purchase of the animals. You also have to decide how many animals in each species you are going to purchase You can start off with a small number of animals and gradually increase the number as the business picks up. It is also safer to start with animals that can cause no danger to the people who are visiting your petting zoo. This will reduce the risk of any incidents that can occur.


The money for the business can come from your savings if you are an individual. If you are starting the business as a partnership and a company, then you can get a loan from any bank or financing institution that will offer such business loan at a cheap rate. Money can also come from your friends from whom you can borrow and then repay once the business starts giving enough returns.


Insurance is very important because any business can have many untoward incidents like accidents where the people visiting the zoo may be injured or they might be attacked by an animal. These are very grave dangers that can be associated with any petting zoo business. So adequate insurance cover is very essential for you to have a smooth running petting zoo business.

These are some of the basic things that a person running a petting zoo business do. Proper research and commitment to the business will help the business to be successful. The people running the petting zoo business should also put in a lot of effort and time to make the business a success. The individuals running the business should have a genuine love and care for the animals as well as the visitors for the business to be successful. These are the things that every entrepreneur needs to know about petting zoo business.

Article Source: http://www.saching.com

About Author / Additional Info: I am a physiotherapist and also a freelance writer. I have been writing for many blogs and websites and also take up freelance assignments. Comments are welcome at prakashdavid@rediffmail.com

Additional Articles:
* What is Tinnitus
* Food Addiction: Natural ways to stop and overcome food cravings.
* Cat boarding kennels and their requirements
* Audio enchantment - In the times of TV & Internet how does Radio survive?

Does this article violate or infringe on your copyright ?
It is a violation of our terms for authors to submit content which they did not write and claim it as their own. If this article infringes on your copyrights, then use our Contact us form with the detailed proof of infringement along with the offending article's title, URL and writer name. If you do not hear back from us then contact us again in another 10 days. Thank you.

Comments on this article: (0 comments so far)

* Additional comments are now closed for this article *
Comment Comment By Comment Date

Article Views: 3873

Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape
Copyright 2010 saching.com - Do not copy articles from this website.

Important Disclaimer: All articles on this website are for general information only and is not a professional or experts advice. We do not own any responsibility for correctness or authenticity of the information presented in this article, or any loss or injury resulting from it. We do not endorse these articles, we are neither affiliated with the authors of these articles nor responsible for their content. Please see our disclaimer section for complete terms.

| Home | Disclaimer | Xhtml |