2 Tips For Starting A Successful Pet Portrait Business (2024)

Updated: January 19th, 2023
Start A Pet Portrait Business

Want to start your own pet portrait business? Here are some tips you should know:

Learn more about starting a pet portrait business:

Where to start?

-> How to start a pet portrait business?
-> How much does it cost to start a pet portrait business?
-> Pros and cons of a pet portrait business

Need inspiration?

-> Other pet portrait business success stories
-> Examples of established pet portrait business
-> Marketing ideas for a pet portrait business
-> Pet portrait business slogans
-> Pet portrait business names

Other resources

We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a pet portrait business:

#1: J.B. Shepard, founder of Puptrait:

We chatted with with J.B., founder of Puptrait ($10K/month). In our interview, J.B. says:

Local search optimization is hands down the most underutilized resource most local businesses and service providers have at their disposal.


Everyone seems to understand the importance of foot traffic -- despite it being nearly impossible to objectively measure. But then they treat Google Maps as an afterthought. Even though that’s the first place anyone with commercial intent seeks out a local service provider.


Read the full interview ➜