Best Industries 2012: Pet Care | 7 Great Business Ideas

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Retail Pet Stores

Brick-and-mortar retail pet stores are also booming-- but competition is big. Giants like PetSmart have offerings across the industry, and even Walmart is starting to host pet grooming salons. But here's an idea to get around it. Check out Beasty Feast in New York, which provides customers with a more personalized experience. Try focusing on specialty and higher-end luxury items and services.