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Did you just come up with the idea & photoshop them?
LOL yea.

I was hoping the idea would inspire someone to do it.
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Hey guys found this website. Should help your price a little bit. http://www.stinkies.net/residential-service.html
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Oh very interesting! $14 per weekly visit, but I am thinking that if you are already there mowing, you could maybe lower that or just keep it and see how that goes.
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I'm thinking about going with there prices when I start out at first Steve. Just to see how it goes and then after a few months or even after the first year adjust the prices to where they need to be. Whether that be lower or higher.
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I'm thinking about going with there prices when I start out at first Steve. Just to see how it goes and then after a few months or even after the first year adjust the prices to where they need to be. Whether that be lower or higher.
I dunno about you guys but i would DEFF not LOWER em .. .
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no i wouldn't lower it unless i was cutting grass on the same day and even then they might only get a dollar off if any at all.
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Keep us posted on how the customers react to your marketing of this service. It should be very interesting.
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I was looking in my phone book to see if there is anyone who removes dog waste and there wasn't even a section. I even looked under pets. I'm going to try to get my name in there and i would be the only one. I was wondering if anyone out there knows of anyone in there phone books who does this and what would it actually be under?
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Thats a good question and the thing I wonder is this. If we can't figure it out, would anyone be able to figure it out and look it up in a phone book? I guess it could be pet waste removal.

Another thing you could try is this. Everyone that has a dog, has to have it licensed in the town they live in so there is a mailing list of dog owners. I bet you could rent such a list and market directly to them with postcards.

What do you think of something like that?
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