Starting Your Own Pet Related Business

About the course

Are you planning on setting up your own pet business? Come along to this course and the topics that will be covered are -

- What do you need to do to set up in business

- Marketing (Websites, Social Media)

- Accounting

- Sales planning and delivering

- Strategy (Where do you see yourself in 6 months, 1 year, 2 years etc)

- Legalities

- Insurance

- Sole trader vs Limited company

- Do you need a start up loan (where to obtain finance)

- Swot analysis on other businesses

- Time management (realistic smart goals)

- What training do you need to be able to do the job

- Employing staff, pensions, HMRC, Paye, Insurance

- National insurance contributions

- Money to invest

- Motivation

Please note the following dates -

Saturday 18th & 19th November 2017

Saturday 17th & 24th March 2018

Animal Studies

Britain is well regarded as a nation of animal lovers, from companion pets to large animal collections. This has resulted in a multi-million pound industry, ranging from well known national pet feed companies to pet stores, catteries and kennels and numerous other businesses providing for the needs of animals.

If you care about animals and have a deep interest in their health and wellbeing, Myerscough provides an excellent opportunity for you to further your studies. You'll develop a range of skills and have the opportunity to care for a range of animals including dogs, cats, rabbits and ferrets, farm animals, reptiles and amphibians and a range of invertebrates.