Archive for the 'Pet Waste Removal' Category

Where’s the money in the lawn care industry?

Depending how many competitors you have in your area, making serious money in the lawn care business can be tough if you simply try to go out there and stand out on price. Sometimes a better way to go about things is to offer additional services that your competitors don’t. Such upsell services can really [...]

What’s the best way to deal with dog doo when mowing?

If you are a lawn care professional there is no doubt you have to deal with customers who have pets and pets who leave a mess on the lawn. No one likes cleaning up after a dog but if the lawn is to be mower, someone has to do it. Should it be you? Should [...]

Out of lawn care and into dog waste disposal.

Starting a lawn care business and getting a bunch of commercial grade equipment can be quite expensive. One of my friends from the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum wrote and told me how he got out of offering lawn care and now specializes in dog waste disposal. He wrote ” have shot down the lawn [...]

Dog waste clean up franchise idea

If I were to make a dog waste clean up franchise, I would call it Pooper Scooters. The pooper scooter would have a trailer attached to it that would have a large sign to promote it. It would also have a shovel and a utility box to hold bags, invoices etc.

The rider’s helmet would have [...]

Free Doggy Oggy Lawn Care Door Hanger

Dell created this great door hanger to help you upsell the service of applying his lawn care product Doggy Oggy.
Doggy Oggy Door Hanger from Delle of
Thanks Dell!
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30% off your next order of Doggy Oggy

I wanted to thank Delle for allowing our readers the chance of trying out his new lawn & pet product, Doggy Oggy. He has offered a 30% discount to members of the Gopher Lawn Care Forum. Just type the word GOPHER to get the discount when you place your order at This offer is [...]

Lawn Care Business Upsell Idea. Doggy Oggy.

Hi Everyone,
I was contacted by this company and they make a product that you spread on lawns to “KILL 99.9% OF E. COLI AND OTHER DOGGY POO BACTERIA IN YOUR LAWN!”
Now my question to you is this.

How much could you charge for this upsell service if you were to offer it twice a month?
How [...]

Doggie Doo Dumpster. What a great add on service for your lawn care business.

Doggie Doo Dumpster. What a great add on service for your lawn care business.
Another example of why the forum is such a great way to learn new business ideas, here is the latest example. One of our Gopher Lawn Care Forum members made this post, which I thought was brilliant. What a great idea and [...]