The pandemic has increased the adoption of telehealth services and this is no different for pets. Hello Ralphie is a marketplace that connects pet owners with vetted professionals that provide veterinary telehealth services. Founded by a former developer at Rent the Runway, who enrolled at Wharton to build the platform, Hello Ralphie offers immediate appointments with veterinary technicians to diagnose appropriate treatment options and address any emergencies. The company has experienced a whopping 800% increase in users since March and its service is available nationwide. AlleyWatch caught up with Founder and CEO Felicity Johnson to learn more about the inspiration for Hello Ralphie, the company’s impressive traction, and recent funding round from HearstLab and WPMC Fund.