Pet Parents® Ranks Impressively on the 2020 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies List

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Pet Parents® has a three-year revenue growth of 1208.04 percent, providing them a rank of 378 on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in America. This small company, only four years old, is the fastest growing company in Iowa.

"Being on the Inc. 5000, and better yet, the Inc. 500 is a huge honor, as it demonstrates our focused efforts and momentum to move the needle and help pet parents raise their pets from birth, to adulthood, keeping their home clean, and their pet family healthy & happy."

Inc. magazine today revealed that Pet Parents® is No. 378 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

Pet Parents®, a company that has only been in business for four years, had a three-year revenue growth of 1208.04 percent. Additionally, Pet Parents® is the fastest growing company in Iowa, as well as the 43rd fastest growing company in the Consumer Products & Services category. Learn more about Pet Parents® at

Blake Anderson, founder and CEO of Pet Parents®, says: “Pet Parents® started from a pain point felt with our own furbabies. Like a puppy, we've grown a ton in a short time. Being on the Inc. 5000, and better yet, the Inc. 500 is a huge honor, as it demonstrates our focused efforts and momentum to move the needle and help pet parents raise their pets from birth, to adulthood, keeping their home clean, and their pet family healthy & happy. We're no longer a puppy, but still have so much growing & tricks to learn in becoming the top dogs. "

Not only have the companies on the 2020 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists as well. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible three-year average growth of over 500 percent, and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at The top 500 companies are also being featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands August 12.

“The companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 come from nearly every realm of business,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “From health and software to media and hospitality, the 2020 list proves that no matter the sector, incredible growth is based on the foundations of tenacity and opportunism.”

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring the companies on the list will be held virtually from October 23 to 27, 2020. As always, speakers will include some of the greatest innovators and business leaders of our generation.

Pet Parents® began its journey in the beginning of 2016 & continues to grow in size. They continue to push their way to the top by being one of the fastest growing pet product companies in the industry. Their brands & product lines are at the crossing point of two macro pet industry trends: the humanization of pets with a focus on healthcare. Pet Parents® core products are their washable dog diapers, belly bands and pee pads – and are the best options in the market. More information about all of Pet Parents® products can be found at

More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000

The 2020 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2016 and 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2016. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2016 is $100,000; the minimum for 2019 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

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The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

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