Fuzzy Redefines Personalized Pet Care Following Skyrocketing

SAN FRANCISCO, May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vaguethe leader in digital pet health, today announced the acquisition of Dandy, a first-of-its-kind personalized pet supplement company, and a new VP of Strategy and Business Operations to meet the growing demand for personalized pet care. These additions follow unprecedented growth in the company’s telehealth and e-commerce offerings.

“Companion animal care has changed dramatically over the past decade, moving from reactive emergency care to a more thoughtful and proactive approach to care. At Fuzzy, we know there is no blueprint. care and we are on a mission to provide access to care that meets the needs of all of our pet parents,” said Zubin Bhettay, co-founder and CEO of Flou. “Through Fuzzy’s work in the healthcare and e-commerce, we are able to tailor our offerings to the needs of the more than 50 million new pets added to the population over the past three years.Welcoming both Dandy and our new vice -President of Strategy and Business Operations, Kate Coughlin Stern, on the Fuzzy team will only further accelerate our goal of bringing personalized pet care to as many people as possible.

Dandy, founded by Danielle Sobel, joins the Fuzzy family of brands to expand access to personalized nutritional care and improve the overall health and well-being of pets. Sobel will lead community development and influencer marketing across the company. As part of Fuzzy, Dandy will continue to use personalized data to deliver personalized supplement packs to consumer front doors. Going forward, the brand will add additional products to cater to more types of pets and expand its global reach, with plans to launch in several major retailers by 2023.

“Navigating the pet care system is confusing, frustrating and expensive, which sparked the creation of Dandy, after my own experiences caring for my three dogs,” said Danielle Sobel, Founder of Dandy. . “Dandy and Fuzzy were built with the same mission: to improve the lives of our pets through loving, personalized care. I believe this partnership will fundamentally change the way pet owners approach pet health. , from everyday wellness to emergency care, and everything in between.

In addition to the Dandy acquisition, Kate Coughlin Stern joins Fuzzy as Vice President of Strategy and Business Operations and will lead strategic initiatives and development across the company. She brings an in-depth knowledge of logistics and business expansion, with previous experience growing UberEats and early-stage venture capital fund, Homebrew. In her role at Fuzzy, Kate will lead operational strategy and oversee growth, strategic planning and potential M&A opportunities as Fuzzy continues to grow.

Fuzzy continues to expand to meet growing demand as more pet owners seek affordable, personalized care for their pets. Over the past 12 months, Fuzzy has seen a 533% increase in telehealth consultations as well as 447% revenue growth on its e-commerce platform in 2021. Later this year, Fuzzy will launch a sales partnership at retail that includes membership and store credit on pet products.

Along with internal growth, Fuzzy continues to rethink pet parenting from the beginning of the journey and through every stage of a pet’s life. Partnerships with 15 new shelters and animal shelters in 2022 will allow Fuzzy to offer discounted memberships to adopters and foster families to improve access to quality health care for new families. pets. Fuzzy includes a donation to the organization with every membership and sponsors a number of events for rescue partners.

To become a member of the Fuzzy community, visit Fuzzy.com. To receive personalized daily supplement packs, visit loveandy.com.

ABOUT BLUR
On a mission to make pet care more accessible, Fuzzy is a subscription-based service, offering members 24/7 live vet chat support, virtual vet consultations and on-demand answers from a team of certified companion animal health experts. Fuzzy offers pet owners veterinarian tested and recommended products and personalized programs for nutrition, training and obedience. For more information, visit yourfuzzy.com or download the Fuzzy app.

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Marie R. McCraw