2022 Pet Independent Innovation Awards Announce Pet Care Winners

Press Release: Pet Independent Innovation Awards

The 2022 Pet Independent Innovation Awards, an independent recognition platform highlighting the most innovative companies, services and products in the highly competitive pet care industry, recently announced the results of its fourth annual awards, showcasing technologies and companies that drive innovation and exemplify the best in pet care.

The mission of the annual Pet Innovation Awards program is to honor innovation and recognize excellence, hard work and success in a range of pet care industry categories, including apparel, grooming and cleaning, food and treats, health, housing, toys, training, retailers and services and more. The 2022 Pet Innovation Awards attracted over 2,000 nominations from around the world.

“It’s hard to put into words how important and irreplaceable pets are when it comes to our families and our lives. Pet owners are willing to pay for quality products that help improve the health and well-being of their beloved pets. We received nominations from incredible companies and technologies that really raise the bar when it comes to Pet-Centric products,” said Travis Grant, Managing Director, Independent Innovation Awards. “Being an Innovator takes passion, creativity and hard work. Our 2022 awardees are revolutionizing and advancing the pet industry through goods, services and technology. We are proud to announce the class of 2022 with their incredible innovative products and services.

2022 Pet Innovation Award winners include:

Clothes
Accessory Product of the Year: RIFRUF

Bowl, Feeders, Drinkers
Bowls Product of the Year: Kibble Katchers by Porch Potty
Electronic Feeders/Drinkers Product of the Year: Closer Animalss
Slow Feeders Product of the Year: PAIKKA
Travel Feeders/Waterers Product of the Year: Ruff Land Kennels

Grooming and cleaning
Stain and Odor Repellent of the Year: Colorfil

Food and treats
Cat Food Functional Diet Product of the Year: JAC Animals Nutrition
Wet Cat Food of the Year: Kit Cat International
Cat Food Freeze Dried Product of the Year: Purpose Animals Food
Cat Treat Product of the Year: Paw CBD
Dog Food of the Year: Solid Gold Animalss
Freeze Dried Dog Food Product of the Year: Tucker’s
Dog Treats Product of the Year: Barkworthies
Lick Product of the Year: Paw Power
Functional Dog Treat Functional Product of the Year: Animalsthe best life

Health
Calming Dog Product of the Year: Paw CBD
Dog Vitamin/Supplement Product of the Year: Ultimate Animals Nutrition

Litter
Litter Product of the Year: Toletta Cats

Services
Pet Insurance of the Year: MetLife Animals Insurance
Pet App of the Year: Vester

Toys
Ball Product of the Year: Nite Ize
Chew of the Year: Nylabone
Collect Toy Product of the Year: Franklin Sports
Interactive Toy Product of the Year: My Intelligent Animalss

Leadership
Pet Startup of the Year: Med Dimensions
Pet Solution of the Year: Banfield Animals Hospital

Part of the Independent Innovation Awards organization, a global program of market intelligence and recognition within the most competitive consumer categories, the Pet Innovation Awards honor the most outstanding and innovative companies, services and products. within the growing pet care industry. The Pet Innovation Awards provide public recognition of the achievements of companies and products in the pet care industry, including apparel, grooming and cleaning, food and treats, health, retailers and services, etc.