When you look at sharkfingearshop.com you may get the impression that this is a business whose mission is to sell high-quality leather products to dogs. That is true today. We have great products that are made in the USA by people who really care about the dogs that will wear and use these products. The founder of the company, Jack Armstrong, has bigger plans for where this company is going. Over the last 20 years, he was involved in the healthcare market. There he owned and operated several businesses. He designed equipment and furniture for physically challenged people and Seniors. It was a rewarding life. In 2008 when the market crashed, everything changed. He lost his businesses and most of his financial security. Over the years since then, he made a decision to change the course of his life by using his talent to create and develop in the pet industry. Shark Fin Gear Company was born!
So in January of 2018, Jack and his wife Sky left the secure corporate world of salaries and expense accounts for the uncertain and exciting future of entrepreneurs. Together they are dreaming big and planning to take over the world for the benefit of animals and the people who care for them.Our Mission Jack Armstrong founded Shark Fin Gear Company in 2020, with a design patent approved on July 28th, 2020. The name comes from the shape of the collar which is not only ground breaking departure from the traditional liner collars, but also serves a practical purpose. It provides enough space to incorporate electronics into the collar, instead of placing the electronics on top of the collar. What electronics you might ask? To start with a GPS tracking system. in the future, many other applications can be developed.
Our mission is to develop, promote and distribute gear that help animals live productive healthy lives. This mission is primarily focused on dogs and cats in the foreseeable future.