Mar. 26, 2018
D.C. start up Barkly Pets, a dog walker’s app, was named the winner of a Purina innovation contest at a pet industry trade show in Orlando last week. Barkly Pets was one of five companies selected out of dozens of finalists to pitch its business for Purina’s Pet Care Innovation Prize. The start-up had only 10 minutes to make the pitch and was awarded $10,000 and given big exposure at the Global Pet Expo.