Business Description: This is a profitable, pet transportation company that specializes in transporting dogs and cats to Australia and New Zealand. Due to restrictive import rules of each country, this company specializes in the pre-import vet process (blood work, shots, etc), gathering proper paperwork, and the transportation of pets to Australia and New Zealand. This is a great opportunity for a Veterinarian company or logistics company to expand their operations with this turn-key opportunity. Same owners since 2000. Owners work with pet owners, and have customers throughout the US. There are 2 full time employees, and 1 full time independent contractor. This is a turnkey opportunity and the current owners are owner-operator. The stated financials assume an owner-operator.
Markets: Pet Owners (Dogs and Cats), who are in need to transport their furry pet family members to either Australia or New Zealand. Due to restrictive guidelines of these 2 countries (concerns for rabies and blood borne animal diseases), it can be restrictive and sometimes confusing understanding what is required to bring pets to these countries. This company has turn-key systems and relationships in place with veterinarians and boarding facilities to make pet transportation as seamless as possible. They also insure proper paperwork is in place, and arrange transportation of pets. A trained staff, and professional customer friendly web site.
• Same owners since 2000- Well known International Pet Transportation Company.
• Established, turn-key relationships with boarding facilities, and veterinarian offices specializing in pet transportation.
• Located near LAX (Los Angeles) airport.
Company Facilities and Operating Hours: The Pet Transportation’s operating hours are: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. This is operated as a home-based business.
The Transaction: The reason for sale is the seller wants to retire. Seller would agree to stay for 2 weeks to train new owner. The asking price is $599,990. (2015 SDE is: $243,591.) Seller financing may be available.
GROSS INCOME $ 741,156 $697,619
Cost of Goods Sold $ 0 $0
Gross Profit $725,911 $666,156
Net Profit $ 38,355 $21,677
Note: All data on this business is provided by the Seller for information purposes only, and no representations are made by Broker or Agent as to the accuracy of information. Broker or Agent has made no independent verification of the data contained herein. Buyer is advised to perform its own due diligence and seek the advice of professionals prior to purchasing the Business.