Lyka, a Sidney, Australia-based online tailored pet food subscription platform, raised AU$500k in seed funding.
Backers included undisclosed individuals.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth, expand its operations and expand its core team over the next 12 months.
Founded in 2018 by former Bain & Company consultant Anna Podolsky, joined by vet and expert pet nutritionist Dr Matthew Muir, Lyka is human-grade pet food company which follows international Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) standards while sourcing locally produced, farm fresh ingredients including grass fed beef and lamb, free range chicken and vegetables.
The food starts at $2 a day depending on the dogs size, available on the company’s web site.