When Jenn Wong and Santos Agustin first met working in fashion, they bonded right away.
They connected over shared interest in the ethics and sustainability of their industry. Coincidentally, both brought home rescue dogs, Ollie and Miles, around the same time.
The foundation for their friendship soon sparked an idea: a business that would combine slow fashion with their love of dogs.
This is a common question among pet owners. In the past two years, there has been exponential growth in popularity of pet ownership (Business Insider). The pet product industry has also seen significant growth over the years – however, it has been a bit slow in adjusting to the new values-driven approach to consumerism, especially as it relates to sustainability. It’s always sad to see millions of dog products being produced using non-recyclable materials and coming from factories that continuously harm the environment.