The pet products and services industry has exploded in recent years. What's driving this boom? Check out these stats - an estimated 63% of U.S. households own a pet, and Americans will spend a projected $40 billion on pet-related expenditures in 2007. Pet owners treat their dogs, cats and birds like their first-born children these days. Peruse our selection of retail pet franchises, boarding and kennel franchises, pet waste removal franchises, gourmet dog food franchises, pet grooming and spa franchise and more.