The Pet Care Innovation Prize and Network offer amazing opportunities for pet care entrepreneurs. Both focus on obtaining financial connections, developing an active peer network, and providing business support for growing young companies.

If you are a high potential or high growth entrepreneur, get involved in one of our events to learn more about the Pet Care Innovation Prize and the Pet Care Innovation Network.

2022 Events

We’ll hit the road this year to host special events in cities across the country. We hope to meet you at some of the events below!

2022 Event Series

Sept 15 – Colorado Pet Care Startup Meetup
The PCIP is heading to Denver on September 15th for a special event to meet the best startups and entrepreneurs in the pet and veterinary industries. Click below to register for the event and get in touch if you’d like to be involved!
Register to attend the Colorado Pet Care Meetup

Sept 22nd – The PCIP is heading to Canada
The Purina Pet Care Innovation Prize is coming to Toronto to meet the best startups and entrepreneurs in the pet and veterinary industries in Canada on September 22nd, 2022. This will be the PCIP’s first time hosting an event in Canada and it promises to be a special event for all interested in the pet industry.
Register to attend the Toronto Pet Care Meetup

Sept 27-28 – Veterinary Innovation Summit
We’re proud to be a sponsor of the 2023 Veterinary Innovation Summit happening on September 27th and 28th in Portland, Oregon. The VIS is currently accepting applications for their startup pitch competition.
Learn more and apply for the pitch competition

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