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BARK Celebrates the Holidays with New Limited Edition The Grinch BarkBox, Inspired by the Upcoming Debut of Illumination’s Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch

BARK to Donate $1 Per Social Post to Working Dog Organizations Nationwide in The Grinch-themed #MaxForGood #TheGrinch Campaign Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch Arrives in Theaters Nationwide on November 9, 2018   November 2, 2018 – New York, NY – This holiday season, BARK, the world’s most dog-obsessed company, is partnering with Illumination Labs and Universal […]

These five states are home to the toughest chewers in America, according to Super Chewer

Today, BARK announced that Arkansas has the toughest pups in America according to new data from Super Chewer. Super Chewer is BARK’s newest product offering for dogs big and small who demand a toy built to stand up to lashing, thrashing, and gnawing. Along with Arkansas, the top five states with the toughest chewers in […]

BARK Launches “ThrowBARK Thursday” Collection on Urban Outfitters.com

We’re playing like it’s 1990, and bringing the party straight to your doggy door. September 18, 2018 — A new line of BARK Original toys, designed specifically for UO MRKT, is now available online at www.urbanoutfitters.com. It’s time to kick it old school with your pup and our new “ThrowBARK Thursday” collection.  Our in-house team […]

Coffee Lovin’ Dog Parents Rejoice! BARK and Bluestone Lane Collaborate to Add a New Stop to Your Morning Routine

September 11, 2018 — BARKxBLUESTONE just made morning walks with your dog even better. In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, BARK and Bluestone Lane are partnering to make coffee shops the place for dogs (and their people). Beginning this October, all of Bluestone Lane’s coffee shops and cafes across the United States will be decked out for […]

Pups Helping Pups! BARK Releases “Snacks That Give Back”

Treats that taste really good, for a good cause. Did someone say TREAT?! This week, BARK launched “Snacks That Give Back” – a new line of BARK Original snacks that supports shelter and rescue organizations across the United States – in Target stores nationwide and online at Target.com.  For every bag of “Snacks That Give […]

BARK Unleashes BarkPark To The World

August 16, 2018 — On September 8, 2018, BARK’s first-ever BarkPark will open in Nashville, TN. It’s a space designed for dogs and their people to unleash, unwind, and enjoy each other’s company. It’s our dogs’ new favorite place. We built a park. Ok, we typed that out, but the excitement-level didn’t really come across. […]

BARK And FUNBOY Make Waves With Luxury Dog Pool Floats

Calling all dogs! BARK and FUNBOY have teamed up to bring a summer fantasy to life: you and your dog, drifting along together in the raddest luxury pool floats this side of the backyard. On May 15, 2018, BARK unveiled customized dog-sized versions of two of FUNBOY’s most popular 2018 floats on barkshop.com and funboy.com […]

BARK Invites You to Help Solve the Crime with Officer Pupke Using Interactive SMS Adventure

April 18, 2018 — Playtime is an immersive experience for dogs and, with the launch of BARK’s new ‘Chews Your Own Adventure’ SMS text adventure, it can be as immersive and fun for humans. As part of its latest collection of toys and treats, BARK invites customers to take an interactive SMS journey with Officer […]

New BarkBox Study Finds That Humans Lean On Their Pups to Get Through the Holidays

November 29, 2017 – The “most wonderful time of year” can be a stressful time for many humans. According to a new survey released today by BarkBox, the monthly box of toys and treats for dogs and their people, many Americans find solace from the dizzying array of holiday demands and longer visits with extended […]

New BarkBox Subscriptions Support Puerto Rico’s Homeless Pups on Giving Tuesday

November 28, 2017 – In honor of Giving Tuesday, BarkBox is donating $10 to The Sato Project for every new subscription started on November 28th. Since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, The Sato Project has rescued and started to rehabilitate over 300 local dogs. The organization has been helping pups long before this year, saving over 2,000 dogs’ lives since […]

BARK and Sia co-design limited-edition dog toy benefiting Animal Haven’s Recovery Road

September 27, 2017 – In celebration of Adopt a Shelter Dog Month in October, BARK unveiled Sia’s Lickalike – a new limited-edition BARK Original dog toy in partnership with singer-songwriter, Sia. For every Lickalike toy purchased, BARK will donate all profits to Animal Haven’s Recovery Road. BARK customers and Sia fans can buy the toy […]

BARK is coming to Target. Yup, all of ’em.

August 9, 2017 – Ok, big news folks: starting on August 13, you can find our BARK Original toys and all-natural snacks in every Target and on Target.com. This is our first retail partnership, and boy are we excited. Target will carry four BARK collections, plus an always-changing assortment of seasonal collections.   You can […]

Adoptable Dogs Become Models for Lights Camera Bark

July 18, 2017 – BARK recently launched Lights Camera Bark – a new collection of Pose & Play toys that double as props with a unique design that makes it easy to get the perfect pic of your pup. In addition to helping your pups rack up the likes, we teamed up with a few shelters to create a unique […]

Bark & Co Announces Plans to Expand Columbus Office With 125 New Dog-Obsessed Humans

March 16, 2017 – Bark & Co, the company behind BarkBox and BarkShop, today announced plans to add an estimated 125 employees to its Columbus-based pupstomer service team over the next twelve months. The planned new hires will double the current headcount and footprint at Bark & Co’s Downtown office in the Carlile Building. With […]

New BarkBox Study: Dog People Post About Their Dog on Social Media Six Times Per Week

Part II of BarkBox’s Dog Parent Study reveals how dog-obsessed America behaves online January 11, 2017 – The signs of dog obsession among American humans are not that hard to spot – especially on social media. According to a new study released today by BarkBox, dogs are flooding the pages and feeds of their people, and some pups even have their own feeds. […]

BarkBox Launches Twitter’s First Dog Bot

December 14, 2016 – For all kinds of reasons, many dog people would rather hang out with dogs than other humans. That’s why today we’re launching the first-ever “dog bot” on Twitter, allowing humans to get answers to frequently asked questions about BarkBox in a private direct message conversation with a well-behaved and incredibly helpful digital […]

Bark & Co to Help Homeless Pups on #GivingTuesday

November 28, 2016 – Bark & Co is giving back this #GivingTuesday. For every human that gets their dog some goodies, we’ll give $10 to dogs in need! Ten dog rescues around the U.S. will benefit from Bark & Co’s #GivingTuesday campaign, which will donate $10 for new BarkBox subscriptions (6- or 12-month plans only) or […]

New BarkBox Study Finds Dogs Make People Better, Happier and Healthier Humans

BarkBox Dog Parent Study uncovers surprising, hilarious, and selfless ways today’s generation of dog parents do life with their dearly loved pups   November 16, 2016 – Life is better with dogs. Not only because they’re adorable weirdos, but because they make their people better. Nearly all (93%) dog parents in the U.S. say their […]

BarkShop Destroyers Club Sweepstakes Winner: Palsgraf the Pup

Over the summer, BarkShop.com launched #DestroyersClub, which lets you earn more toys the more your dog destroys. And in August, we hosted the #DestroyersClub 365 Days of Toys sweepstakes where one lucky pup won a year’s supply of toys from BarkShop. Here’s the story behind our grand prize winner, @Palsgraf the pup! Behind every great Destroyer […]

Now Available: Dogs & Their People

Bark & Co. has finally tapped the humans at BarkPost to put into words and photographs, the first official BarkBook, capturing the depth, spirit, and power of the extraordinary bond between humans and their pups. Community-sourced and filled with never-before-told anecdotes, stories, photos, and intimate insights, Dogs and Their People was released on October 18th, 2016 and […]