City Kitty

City Kitty is a full-service grooming salon exclusively for cats. Established in August of 2000, we were the first cat grooming salon in the nation. Using a holistic approach to grooming in our spa like environment, we incorporate aromatherapy, flower essences, essential oils and soothing music.

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City Kitty Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


City Kitty was established in August of 2000 as the first cats only salon in the nation. Starting with a handful of clients, our corporate salon has over 2500 clients to date. Since there are now more cats than dogs in households, the need for cat services and products has grown tremendously.

Our brand is exceptional. Our system is proven and we are expanding in your area. You will receive a proven cat grooming system, unmatched customer service, full marketing support, professional advertising materials, extensive classroom and on the job training. site selection assistance, exclusive territory, inclusion on an industry leading website and cutting edge research and development.

At City Kitty we don't just groom cats. We pamper them in our spa-like environment. Every cat is special and gets personalize care as a result of our unique City Kitty individualized assessment process. Our groomers are not just experts in nailing and grooming cats but are extensively trained on feline behavior. We treat our clients with respect and dignity in a relaxing environment. The health and well-being of our cat client are the number one priority at City Kitty. Our success proves it.

Maybe you would like to be a part of that success? If caring for cats in a spa-like, eco-friendly, clean, relaxing atmosphere inspires you, imagine how you could thrive in your own City Kitty. Exceptional opportunities are available.

Company Details

Established: 2000
First Unit Franchised: Jan. 2017
Franchised Units: 1
Company Owned Units: 0
States Registered In: Washington, Florida, Texas
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By City Kitty

Financial Assistance Provided: N/A
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes

Training: 2 weeks at our corporate location plus 2 weeks to one month at the new location.

Other Info: Training will include every aspect of grooming, soft wear and reception duties, client relations, marketing.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a City Kitty Franchise.

What does a City Kitty Franchise Cost?

City Kitty franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $30,000
Total Investment: $65,000-$80,000
Minimum Net Worth: $30,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Royalty: 6%
Ad: 2%
Average Number of Employees: 2-3
Item 19: Yes
SBA Approved: No
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home Based: Yes
B2B: No
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes
Veteran Discount Yes

Special Discount Programs: $5000 off the franchise price for veterans

Is City Kitty a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. City Kitty is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is City Kitty a Home Based franchise?

Yes. City Kitty is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do City Kitty Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much City Kitty franchisees make. City Kitty offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is City Kitty a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. City Kitty is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does City Kitty Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. City Kitty franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does City Kitty Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. City Kitty franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is City Kitty Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. City Kitty franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is City Kitty Looking for International franchisees?

No. City Kitty franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see City Kitty's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

Buying a Franchise Guide: What is a Franchise Disclosure Document?

When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Pet Related, Retail, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open


Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


City Kitty Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing City Kitty franchises for sale. We may have City Kitty franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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