PupBox Net Worth 2023 Update (Before & After Shark Tank)


PupBox is a subscription box for puppy owners. This was founded by Ben Zvaifler and Ariel Zvaifler in 2014. As of November 2023, PupBox’s net worth is $5 million. The company was pulling in a whopping $750,00 before being acquired. 

In January 2017, they appeared on Season 08 of Shark Tank USA and made a deal with Robert Herjavec for $250,000 for 15% of equity. The final valuation was $1,666,666 down from the founder’s initial estimate of $2,500,000.

Ben and Ariel succeeded in securing a deal for PupBox, and the company continued to grow after the show. However, in 2017, PupBox was acquired by Petco. As of November 2023, PupBox is still active in the market under the acquired company. Visit the PupBox website to get a subscription box for your puppy.

PupBox Net Worth

Net worth$5 million (2023)
Annual Sales Revenue$750,000 (2016)
Lifetime sales
InvestorRobert Herjavec
FoundersBen Zvaifler and Ariel Zvaifler

PupBox Net Worth Timeline

Net Worth 2023$5 million
Net Worth 2022$5 million
Net worth valuation in 2017 before appearing on Shark Tank  $2.5 million

PupBox Pitch on Shark Tank

Company namePupBox
ProductA subscription box for puppy owners
EpisodeSeason 08 Episode 09
FoundersBen Zvaifler and Ariel Zvaifler
Asked for$250,000 for 10% equity
Final deal$250,000 for 15% equity
SharkRobert Herjavec
LocationSan Diego, California

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PupBox Founders

Ben Zvaifler and Ariel Zvaifler founded PupBox in 2014. Before commencing this entrepreneurial venture, Ben served in job roles related to Communications and Business Development. PupBox’s co-founder Ariel also has experience in the Business Management sector. Ben and his wife got the inspiration to start PupBox after adopting a Goldendoodle puppy. PupBox’s founders Ben Zvaifler and Ariel Zvaifler’s net worth is unknown as of 2023.

Key accomplishments

2016PupBox was featured on Shark Tank and secured a deal.
2023Currently, PupBox ships dog subscription boxes all across the United States as well as in Canada.


From their beginnings on Shark Tank to their current status as a thriving business, they have proven that with the right idea and execution, anything is possible. We can’t wait to see the future for PupBox and its continued success.

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