Chewy.com Enters Online Pharmacy Market

Chewy.com Enters Online Pharmacy Market

Chewy.com, the big ole ecommerce giant that was bought by PetSmart last year, announced that it would start selling pet meds on it’s website. Naturally, this caused shares of PetMed Express, the largest online vet pharmacy, to tank over 10% in the last few...
UK App Helps Users Find Ethical Dog Breeders

UK App Helps Users Find Ethical Dog Breeders

Tailwise, a London-based startup, is developing an app that will help prospective pet parents locate responsibly bred dogs. The company has secured a  £200,000 investment from angel investors and an investment fund.  The app sounds similar to Petfinder, BarkBuddy, and...
PetPlate Raises $4 million to Deliver More Meals

PetPlate Raises $4 million to Deliver More Meals

PetPlate, a service that delivers fresh-cooked pet meals directly to your home, received a $4 million investment to grow operations. The investment was led by Dane Creek Capital, a firm that invests in the pet industry. Dane Creek is run by Mark Warren and Glen...
Rover Scores $155 Million

Rover Scores $155 Million

Rover, the Seattle-based dog sitter marketplace, announced it has secured $155 million in new funding from investors. This brings the total funding for Rover to $310 million. The Wall Street Journal pegged the company’s valuation at $970 million – not...