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Uncommon Business Name
Posted by Anonymous on
1/22/2007 at 10:25 PM ET
I need a catchy business name for a pet grooming shop!! Since there are so many shops out in Southern California, I would like to hear some names that are a little different, and unique.
1/22/2007 at 10:41 PM
Let me ask this question...
What is it you are trying to achieve?
What if...for the sake of conversation...you named your company ManeLine (mane of a lion)? Would that be unique...really?
If the purpose of the name is to educate your client base that you perform a specific service...any name you select should be followed by: "Pet Care and Grooming" or, something like that. Would you agree to that premise?
Since there are so many shops...and, if they are doing their job properly, they are naming their company regionally, to attract local business (West Side Grooming).
Where is your business? Would it hurt to not be so catchy and unique?
If you are on Jones Street or in an area called Memorial area...why not be Jones Street Pet Care and Grooming? or Memorial Pet Care and Grooming?
Just a couple of thoughts for you. Best of Luck.
1/22/2007 at 10:49 PM
3rd base pet grooming
Catchers Mit pet grooming
Bases Loaded Pet grooming
'Catchy' and unique :-)
1/23/2007 at 4:26 AM
Pet Bodyshop : Groom and care
TLC : petcare & grooming
1/23/2007 at 7:24 AM
Paws for Effect
Fur Spa Chutzpah
Wash & Wag
1/23/2007 at 8:19 AM
Doggie Style... The double meaning will catch the eye
1/23/2007 at 10:39 AM
The Pampered Pet - grooming and pet care
The Clipper Station
Fido's - grooming center
Fido and Muffy's - pet grooming center
Best Friend Botique - The finest grooming for your cherished pet
1/23/2007 at 1:45 PM
where grooming really matters
1/23/2007 at 1:54 PM
Doggie Style? Frank....please....
I object to this type of post, Frank.
1/24/2007 at 10:50 AM
How about "Pampered Paws"
1/24/2007 at 4:12 PM
Salon du Fifi
Cause for Paws
Wuff & Buff
1/25/2007 at 8:43 PM
This is all getting silly...
There's a popular car customisation TV show called "Pimp my Ride".
"Pimp my Pet"???
OK, I'll go now...
1/26/2007 at 2:06 PM
Perty's Pet Salon
Salon Magic for Pets
Pet Salon Magic
A Salon for Pets
A Full-Service Pet Salon
1/28/2007 at 11:13 PM
HAHAHA...OKAY "THE I WON'T KILL YOUR DOG SHOP" WAS HILARIOUS...AND DESPITE IT'S DUEL MEANING DOGGIE STYLE IS CATCHY...it would catch my eye....
How about Peticured....the ultimate doggie salon...
2/11/2007 at 1:22 PM
There have been many good and some very strange suggestions so far.
Here are a few more, I'll let you decide whether the fall under "good" or "strange." :)
2/11/2007 at 1:58 PM
Capture a Brand like Bloomingdales
Except name your shop:
"Styling from head to tail with a paw friendly staff"
2/15/2007 at 7:55 AM
I am closing this question since it's more than 2 weeks old. We do this to reward the contributions of participants in a timely manner + to give increased visibility to the newer questions.
Thanks for participating!
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