More love to our furry friends! Today, we’re featuring Pawprints, an Indonesian company that makes gut-friendly pet food to improve your pet’s overall digestive system, well-being, energy, and more! Now, they’ve just topped up with $1.7M.
Their secret ingredient? Insect protein.
Investor check. Creative Gorilla Capital led the round. Meanwhile, Altrui (Japfa Comfeed Family Office), Tujuh Bersaudara Investindo (Tigaraksa Satria Family Office), and several individual investors also joined in!
😸 Ammeowzing stuff
Insect haters, you might want to sit out on this one. Just kidding, their pet food actually looks like your average kibble.
Pawprints Inspired creates pet food out of farmed Black Soldier Fly, which is grown without antibiotics or growth hormones.
🧫 SEA loves pets
According to Future Market Insights, the Southeast Asian pet market was valued at $1.6B in 2022.
More and more food choices! Indonesia-based Compawnion also recently raised an undisclosed amount from East Ventures.
They’re going to release their insect-based dog food product next year.
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