In the captivating world of pet businesses. Nothing fetches attention quite like a distinct and visually appealing color palette. It’s the secret recipe to making your brand wag its tail, while leaving paw prints in hearts, and become the talk of the town. And what better way to achieve this than by tapping into the vibrant and energetic aesthetics of the 80s? Yip-yip yippee!

Join us on this paw-some journey and new tips and tricks branding series for fellow pet businesses. As we explore five compelling reasons why a 80s-inspired color palette can be a bark-tastic choice for your pet business.

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Reason 1 – Nostalgic Appeal While Making Heads Turn

The 80s evoke a strong sense of nostalgia. And incorporating this type of 80s-inspired color palette into your pet business. Can instantly connect with your audience. Nostalgia can create positive emotional associations, making your brand more relatable and memorable.

In other words. It might be fun to think of it, like this. In a crowded dog park of pet businesses. Having a unique color palette sets you apart like a Dalmatian amidst a sea of Labradors. The 80s offer a treasure trove of bold and eye-catching hues that will make tails wag and jaws drop. It’s time to unleash your pet business’s individuality and catch attention!


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Reason 2 – Eye-Catching & Memorable Vibrancy

The 80s were known for their bold and vibrant color schemes. By utilizing bright and energetic hues in your pet business. You can capture attention and make your brand visually engaging. These colors will help your products or services pop and stand out from the competition.

So, just like a favorite squeaky toy. Or a belly rub, a well-crafted color palette leaves an indelible mark on the minds of your customers. By harnessing the vibrant and nostalgic spirit of the 80s. You can create an unforgettable brand experience. One that’ll resonate with pet owners and forms a paw-sitive emotional connection. Prepare for endless tail wags and delightful purrs of satisfaction!


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Reason 3 – Evoke Energy, Excitement & Playfulness

Pets are all about fun and playfulness. So, the 80s aesthetic perfectly aligns with these characteristics. Incorporating a 80s-inspired color palette in your pet business’s brand. It can convey a sense of joy, excitement, and playfulness. Helping you connect with pet owners, who want to provide. A vibrant and lively environment for their furry friends.

With bright, energetic hues reminiscent of neon lights and disco balls. You can infuse your pet business with an electric and visual charge. That gets tails wagging, whiskers twitching, and paws tapping to the beat. Get ready for a wild dance party of colors!



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Reason 4 – Tap Into Versatility and Nostalgia While Warming Hearts

The 80s were an era of carefree fun and nostalgic memories. By incorporating a 80s-inspired colors. You tap into that warm nostalgia that makes hearts melt faster than a bowl of ice cream on a sunny day. Pet owners will be transported back to their childhoods, creating an instant bond with your brand. It’s a recipe for tail-wagging success!




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Reason 5 – Flexibility to Express Your Unique Brand Personality

Just like pets, your pet business has its own distinct personality. The 80s color palette offers a rainbow of options. That allows you to express your brand’s persona in a vibrant and versatile way. Whether you want to go for a retro vibe. A modern twist, or a mix of both. The 80s-inspired palette has the paw-some power to bring your brand’s personality to life. Which can work to help customers recognize. And remember your brand, giving you a competitive edge.




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Hey there! We understand that herding a color palette. Can be as challenging as corralling a bunch of rambunctious kittens. It’s like trying to catch a frisky squirrel. Or uncover buried treasure in a sandbox—it can leave you feeling a little paw-plexed. You’re unsure about which colors to pick. How many hues to include, and how to make them play fetch harmoniously. Or how to create a palette that’s as unique as a one-of-a-kind fetch toy! But hold onto your leashes. Because we’ve got pawesome news that will make your tail wag with excitement! Creating a distinctive color palette doesn’t require magical pet powers—nope!

Get ready for a furry-tastic adventure. As we present you with this FREE branding color style guide + workbook. It’s packed with five helpful and visually captivating 80s-inspired coloring ideas and mini-exercises. That will make your creative endeavors bark with delight.

In other words. This handy FREEBIE is here to inspire your next colorful. And pet-tastic project for your pet business. And guess what? It’s certain to help you create an experience. That’ll leave tails wagging, hearts melting. And the competition begging for a play date.

Oh, last but not least. These ideas are purr-fectly tailored for those looking to brand. Or even, rebrand their pet business. So grab it now, before it’s gone! And hey! If you’d like to share how you’ve used this freebie via Facebook or Instagram. ‘Grrreat!’ Tag us, so we can see and help celebrate your creativity.

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