Pet Business Owner Happy After Downsizing

Judy Nunez’s journey to entrepreneurship was sparked by a need to find work that accommodated her physical limitations following injuries that prevented her from sitting for extended periods. In 2012, she took the leap and opened her pet business, Tails on Trails, in Jersey City, New Jersey. Nunez’s passion for animals led her to combine her love for them with her need for physical activity by offering dog walking services.

Despite its success over the past decade, Tails on Trails faced significant changes during the pandemic. Prior to COVID-19, Nunez employed 26 people, but that number has since decreased to between four and six employees, depending on the season. Despite this downsizing, Nunez remains optimistic about the future of her business, noting that a smaller team allows for easier management and growth opportunities.

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