Dogs are man’s best friend. 44 percent of Americans own a dog. While it is amazing to have companion, It isn’t always easy and fun to train them. That is where dog training app appears to make pet-owner’s life easier. Such solutions provide easy step-by-step picture instructions that helps pet-owner teach and train their pets. Teaching your pet basic obedience will make household a pleasant place for all.
There are few dog training apps like Puppr, Dogo, Dog Training, Dog Whistle and DrogScroll which are changing the face of pet-care industry.
Dog training application falls into pet-care category. Following are some stats and projections for pet care industry by Statista:
Puppr mobile application platform enables pet owners teach their own dogs with step-by-step photo instructions and built-in clicker. The platform offers basic skills like “sit” and “stay” to advance tricks like “fetch leash” and “skateboard”. It is an ideal app for new dog owners, especially puppies.
There are over 50 tricks by Sara Carson & The Super Collies (America's Got Talent top 5 finalist) on the application. The basic obedience lesson packs are free. While premium lesson packs come with a free lesson and additional locked content that can be purchased.
The business model for dog training mobile app like Puppr majorly consists of following two layers:
Acquire lot of users to sign-up on platform, by allowing them to create free account, view free pet training lessons.
Charges for premium pet training lessons such as, “Skateboard” and “Fetch leash”.
Revenue from Google Adsense.
Let’s Nurture, being the leading web and mobile app development company guides you with the product, business model and market for mobility solution for pet care businesses. An ideal dog training solution is ideally found on both, iOS platform and Android Platform. Following are the modules:
The cost of developing dog training mobile application like Puppr would be in a region of $8000-$13000. The bifurcation of the cost and features is shown in the table below
|Users||Pet Owner (App)||Admin (Web)|
|App Guide||Manage Users (Customers)|
|Browse Lesson Packs||Manage Lesson Packs|
|Browse Sub Lesson||Manage Sub Lessons|
|View Lesson||Manage Lesson Content|
|Pay for Pro Lessons||Manage Payment|
|Receive Notifications||Send Notifications|
|Cost of mobile app development||8-13k USD for Pet Owner (iOS + Android )+ Web admin for system owner|
|Users||Pet Owner (App)||Admin (Web)|
|Add-on Features||Help and Support||Google Analytics|
|Daily Training Reminder||Video Lesson Content|
Add Video lessons to highly engage your dog training app users. The great thing about this format is that it enables you to connect with your audience at more emotional level.
Integrate help and support chatbot with the system to improve overall customer. Chatbot speeds the process and brings the revenue to your dog training business. Chatbot will keep users engaged with the mobile application.
Avoid “no shows” by sending gentle reminder to users via push notification to ensure that your users don’t forget their daily pet training session.
Before moving to features and functionality of the application, it is essential to learn about resources that will be needed to develop dog training mobile app. The team should ideally be consisting of:
Let’s Nurture has extensive experience in developing numerous mobile apps for pet care industry.
Let’s Nurture has extensive experience in developing flawless pet care mobile application, that ensures seamless user experience. Be it on-demand dog walking app, IoT enabled dog collar app, dog fitness app or GPS enabled dog tracking app; you name it and we will deliver a robust and scalable solution.
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Of course it is possible to add a subscription based model for users on monthly, quarterly or annual basis.
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