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Friskies is a brand of cat food. It is owned by Nestle Purina PetCare Company, a subsidiary of Nestle. This brand is offered as a canned soft/wet food, as well as dry food (i.e. kibble). Flavors include poultry, beef and seafood.
Friskies dry dog food was introduced in 1930 or 1934. Friskies canned dog food was introduced in 1948. Friskies's dry cat food was first sold by the Carnation Company in 1958 as Little Friskies. In 1973, Friskies Mighty Dog canned dog food was introduced. In 1982 Carnation introduced its sister product, Fancy Feast. Carnation and the Friskies brand were acquired by Nestlé in 1985.
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