Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Bancroft, Ontario
Need Help With Market Research For Pony Business
I need this to start my own pony business and would really appreciate it if you guys would help me out, thanks
Market Research Questionnaire For Tiny Tail Pony Services
Please answer n/a if the question does not apply.
Will will only have ponies 12hh and under. (mainly shetlands/minis for leadline)
1) a) Do you have any on-site Pony Ride businesses in your area?
b) Are they successful?
2) In the case that there isn't, would you use one if there was?
3) Have you used a pony ride business in the past?
4) Would you use one again?
5) What was the average cost of the pony ride per half hour/ hour?
6) Would you pay for a photo of the pony ride?
7) What would you expect to pay for said photo?
8) Would you be willing to have your child wear a helmet?
9) Do you own any horses or ponies?
10) Do you keep them at home?
11) What are they used for?
12) Would you board your mini/pony out if you could no longer keep them at your residence or bought one but had nowhere to keep it?
13) Do you think if you had a pregnant mare that you have enough experience to raise a foal on your own?
14) Would you be more comfortable letting someone else raise the foal for you?
15) What would you expect to pay for basic foal training?
16) What would you expect to pay for a month of foal training including board?
17) Would you pay to have someone else back and break your pony for you?
18) What would you expect to pay for a month of training including board?
19) Would you like to introduce your child to horses if they aren't already?
20) Would you pay to have your child gain hands on knowledge and theory taught to them on horse and pony care?
21) What would you expect to pay for a three hour session?
22) Would you like your child to spend 5 hours a day in summer 3-5 days a week, at day camp, learning, playing games and riding ponies?
23) What would you expect to pay for 3 days? 7 Days?
24) How far would you drive for any of these services?
25) What type of product would make you more interested in the business?
26) Do your kids share the same passion for horses/ponies as you do?