Do you love animals? You’re not a alone. According to the ASPCA, 70-80 million dogs and 74-96 million cats are owned by Americans. When you consider all the other types of pets — fish, hamsters, birds, snakes, etc — Americans probably own over 200 million animals. These animals need food, shelter, toys and services, and their owners are happy to pay for them, which makes a home-based career with animals a viable one.
Over at Home Business About.com, I posted an article on six home-based businesses you can start that involve pets. If you enjoy caring for and loving animals, these one of these six ideas might be perfect for you.
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Leslie Truex is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. Since 1998, she's been helping others create careers they love by providing work-at-home information and resources through Work-At-Home Success.
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