People, Pets & Vets (PPV) is excited to welcome Sunnyvale Veterinary Clinic to the PPV family. Sunnyvale Vet is located in Sunnyvale, CA, and has been serving Sunnyvale and the area around San Jose since 1955. Dr. Raj Singh purchased Sunnyvale in 2002 and has done a masterful job of growing the practice into what it is today. The Sunnyvale team offers complete medical and surgical services for cats, dogs, avian (bird) and exotic pets, emphasizing preventive healthcare and a “pets are family too” approach.
Oakridge Veterinary Clinic was founded in 2017 by Dr. Raj Singh of Sunnyvale Veterinary Clinic. This hospital is central to everything on the southside of San Jose, CA. Since opening in 2017, the Oakridge has seen substantial growth. Oakridge practices general medicine and surgery for dogs, cats, rabbits, rodents, reptiles, and birds, with a board-certified specialist in canine and feline medicine on staff. Outside of general medicine, the Oakridge team also performs Genetic Health Analysis (DNA breed determination and health testing).
People, Pets & Vets now has two hospitals in Arizona and is excited to welcome Dr. Judy Karnia and the team at Scottsdale Cat Clinic. Scottsdale Cat Clinic opened in 2007 to establish a place where cats and their owners could feel comfortable and receive the best possible veterinary care. This clinic is located in Scottsdale, AZ where Dr. Karnia will continue on as medical director and be joined by her husband Scott Hermanson as Hospital Manager and her associate veterinarian, Dr. Cindy Menke.
The Potter League for Animals has announced the acquisition of the Pets In Need Veterinary Clinic, Rhode Island’s only 501(c)3 nonprofit full service veterinary clinic that offers low-cost, high quality medical and surgical services for pets of eligible low-income Rhode Island pet owners. The merged business will operate under the name Potter League Pets In Need Veterinary Clinic (PIN). Located in Riverside, RI the Pets In Need Veterinary Clinic, was founded in 2016 and provides low-cost, high-quality veterinary care to the pets of Rhode Islanders receiving public assistance and has provided care to well over 7,000 animals since opening its doors.
People, Pets & Vets is thrilled to welcome Texas hospital #12 to the PPV family. Premier Vet Care is a full-service animal hospital serving Rowlett and the surrounding areas. Dr. Josh Cope and his associates Dr. Kirsten Stukey, Dr. Troy Barton, Dr. Kayla Stahl, and Dr. Christin Gietema provide compassionate and outstanding medicine for dogs, cats, birds, and exotic pets. In addition to regular veterinary care, Premier Vet Care offers a variety of services that ensure the best diagnostic capabilities and treatment for pets including ultrasonography, digital radiography, elective and specialized surgeries, pain management, preventative in-house lab work, and internal medicine consultations.
Covetrus (NASDAQ: CVET), a global leader in animal-health technology and services, announced that it has made a strategic investment in Veterinary Study Groups, Inc. (VSG), the leading provider of peer-to-peer learning experiences for veterinary practice leaders. VSG manages a family of more than 50 Veterinary Management Groups (VMGs) in the United States and Canada. These groups are comprised of more than 1,100 members who together own more than 1,500 veterinary practices. VSG will operate as a standalone company inside of Covetrus, with their entire team joining the Company. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
People, Pets & Vets is thrilled to welcome Eastgate Pet Clinic to the PPV family. This amazing team has been serving pets in Boise, Idaho, and the surrounding areas since 1986. Dr. Cindy Goldsmith from Steamboat Animal Hospital will be joining Eastgate as the new medical director.
Trilantic North America, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has closed a substantial minority investment in Rarebreed Veterinary Partners (the “Company” or “Rarebreed”), a technology-enabled veterinary services platform. Founded in 2018 in Portland, Maine, Rarebreed is focused on taking care of the people who take care of animals, with the goal of becoming the employer of choice for those dedicating their professional lives to veterinary care. Today, Rarebreed employs more than 450 people across its footprint of 17 veterinary practices in the Northeast, including the recent acquisition of Greenwich Village Animal Hospital, its first location in New York.
Petco, a complete partner in pet health and wellness, today announced the opening of its 100th in-store veterinary hospital, located in Encinitas, Calif. The hospital opening serves as a significant milestone on Petco’s rapid veterinary expansion journey, given the increased need for accessible and affordable veterinary care. The Encinitas in-store hospital opening is in partnership with THRIVE Affordable Vet Care, which Petco established a relationship with in 2017 as a priority, regional veterinary partner. Additional regional veterinary partners contributing to veterinary growth plans include Global Veterinary Partners (GVP), VetnCare and Vetco Total Care.
People, Pets & Vets (PPV) is thrilled to welcome Companion Animal Clinic to the PPV team. Dr. Frank Robison started Companion Pet Clinic in Scappoose, OR, in 2009 and will continue on as Medical Director.
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