Leap Ventures announces 3 pet startup
Leap Ventures is an organization that helps entrepreneurs focused on the pet industry. It has an incubator (helps flesh out your business idea) and an accelerator (ramps up growth of your existing business.)
Leap just announced they are starting to take applications for three events:
1. Pet Project Virtual Pitch – $25,000 in prize money. Open to pet startups less than 2 years old – ten companies will be selected to make a virtual pitch.
2. Bootcamp for Female and/or POC pet care entrepreneurs. Startups must also have less than $500,000 in total investment or revenue.
3. Venture Academy for Cats. A one day virtual event for startups focused solely on cats or cats & dogs.
Since Leap Ventures started in 2018, graduates of their programs have included Pet Plate (pet food subscription), Mixlab (pet pharmacy), and Barkibu (vet telehealth).