The Smart Way to Keep Kids Safer Online

Bark’s affordable, award-winning app proactively monitors texts, emails, and 24 different social networks for potential safety concerns, so busy parents can save time and gain peace of mind.

Supported Devices

Works on iOS, Android, and Amazon mobile devices.

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The Most Coverage of Any Monitoring Tool

Bark covers 24 social networks and apps — 4x more than any other child monitoring app. You’ll get automatic alerts to signs of cyberbullying, depression, online predators, adult content, and more.

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  • Supported NetworksSupported Networks
  • Social Media Monitoring
    Social Media Monitoring

    Bark tracks conversations and content on Snapchat, Instagram, Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, GroupMe, and more.

  • Text Monitoring
    Text Monitoring

    Bark works with iOS and Android to search through texts, photos, and videos for concerning interactions.

  • Email Monitoring
    Email Monitoring

    Monitor emails from Gmail, Outlook, Hotmail, Yahoo, Comcast, and AOL for harmful content.

  • 24-7 Detection
    24/7 Detection

    Bark looks for activity that may indicate online predators, adult content, sexting, cyberbullying, drug use, suicidal thoughts, and more.

  • Parental Alerts
    Parental Alerts

    Get automatic alerts when Bark detects potential issues, along with expert recommendations from child psychologists for addressing them.

  • Save Time and Build Trust
    Save Time, Build Trust

    Bark saves you from manually monitoring your child’s activities, respecting your time and your child’s privacy by only surfacing potential concerns.

How It Works

1. Monitor

Connect to 24 platforms to monitor email, text, and social activity for signs of harmful interactions and content.

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2. Detect

Get automatic alerts via email and text when Bark’s proven algorithms detect potential risks, so you don’t have to comb through every post and text.

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3. Alert

Our expert recommendations make it easy for parents to talk to kids about digital dangers and other sensitive online issues.

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Bark is An Award-Winning App

Giving parents back their time while building trust with their kids.

  • National Parenting Center Award
  • National Parenting Product Award
  • Moms Choice Award

As a busy parent, reading every text, post, and email just isn’t realistic. Instead, Bark was created by parents, for parents to offer a better, easier, and more effective way to keep children safe online.

Created in collaboration with child psychologists, youth advisors, digital media experts, and law enforcement professionals, Bark delivers a research-backed, kid-friendly solution for safeguarding families as technology changes how and where we communicate.

Bark has won awards from The National Parenting Center, Mom’s Choice Awards, and National Parenting Product Awards.

  • National Parenting Center Award
  • National Parenting Product Award
  • Moms Choice Award

Try Bark Free for 7 Days

Bark is $9 per month for the whole family after that. Cancel anytime.


Bark is just $9 per month per family.
Start your 7-day free trial today.
Cancel anytime.

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Bark is just $99 per year per family.
Start your 7-day free trial today.
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  • Unlimited Children
    Unlimited Children

    Bark is the same price whether you have one kid or five — and gives you one place to monitor all their activity.

  • Unlimited Apps
    Unlimited Apps

    Connect as many devices, apps, and accounts as you need at no additional cost.

  • Unlimited Activity
    Unlimited Activity

    Kids spend more and more time online as they get older. Bark monitors activity on every account you connect.

  • 24/7 Monitoring
    24/7 Monitoring

    Bark scans your child’s accounts 24/7 and delivers alerts via text and email when it detects possible issues.

  • World-Class Security
    World-Class Security

    Your family’s security is one of our highest priorities. That’s why all data is kept secure with state-of-the-art SSL encryption.

  • Proactive Support
    Proactive Support

    Have a question? Need help getting set up? Our experienced support team is always here to help parents and kids get the most out of Bark.

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