Newton, MA

Product: App that connects to local pet businesses
Category: Apps
Competitors: PetDesk,

Founded: 2015
Number of Employees: 11 – 50
Estimated Annual Revenue:


BabelBark is a platform that connects pet parents, pet businesses, vet clinics and shelters.

They run four separate apps:

  • BabelBark for Pet Parents
  • BabelVet for Veterinarians
  • BizBark for Pet Businesses
  • BizBark for Shelters

In a May 2020 interview, CEO Roy Stein mentioned that the company had over 300,000 pet parent users and over 1,200 business clients. The app works on a freemium model for pet owners, who can upgrade for $2.65 per month. Veterinarian clients are charged $129 per month. Stein stated that the company will began expanding its platform into Europe this summer. The company believes that it can create a billion dollar platform business, along the lines of Etsy or Expedia.