Rocket Around LLC

Rocket Around, LLC is a content provider that seeks to make adventure – and life – more supportive and fun for neurodiverse families. Rocket Around provides content through the blog site for parents, our social channels – Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube – and our books, including “Rocket Around Washington DC – a neurodiverse visual guide for kids” and “Rocket Around Washington DC! Neurodiverse activity + coloring book”.


We connect pet walkers and groomers to customers through our on demand booking platform!

Salty Paws Nova

We have a doggie ice cream truck & sell other baked goods and toys for our furry family members.


DC METRO’S FIRST EVER DOG FRIENDLY BAR & RESTAURANT FEATURING AN OFF-LEASH INDOOR & OUTDOOR DOG PARK. Barkhaus is more than just a dog bar, our service and relationships built each day make members more of a family and Barkhaus a home away from home. We pride ourselves on the freshness of our food that is made to order from our onsite, scratch kitchen. Check out our new, crate-free doggy daycare!

Animal Welfare League of Alexandria

Since 1946, the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria (AWLA) has been a resource for our community and a shelter for homeless animals. Our mission is to inspire compassion for all living things, to provide shelter to animals in need, and to promote adoptions, animal welfare and responsible pet ownership in our community.

Grateful Pup, LLC

Grateful Pup Dog Treats include pup-loved flavors made with only organic, gluten-free, and vitamin rich whole foods with no added sugar or salt to enhance your pup’s health and vitality while still giving love with tasty snacks.

Project Second Chance

Alexandria-based nonprofit, dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating, and finding forever homes for homeless dogs in Puerto Rico, disaster hit areas, and emergency cases. PSC also provides education and support to decrease the overpopulation of homeless animals in Virginia and Puerto Rico.