Publicly Traded Pet and Veterinary CompaniesU.S. Exchanges
List of Publicly Traded Pet and Veterinary Companies Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges
The companies in this section manufacture products and/or provide services for animals. Examples of the products and services provided by these companies include dog and cat food, healthcare products, specialty veterinary products and pharmaceutical products.
For those interested, large pet retailer PetSmart was a public company but was bought out by a private equity firm in the first quarter of 2015 for approximately 8.7 billion dollars. Fellow retailer PetCo is not a public company either.
Additional healthcare companies focusing on animals can be found in our animal health section. A comparison widget that shows trend, earnings per share (EPS), P/E ratio and beta for each of the companies on this list can be accessed through the link below.
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Pet and Veterinary Companies: Mid-Cap Stocks
Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (BUFF) (IPO in July 2015: All natural pet food)
VCA Inc. (WOOF) (Veterinary hospitals and diagnostic services)
Pet and Veterinary Companies: Small-Cap Stocks
Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT) (Pet, lawn and garden products)
Freshpet, Inc. (FRPT) (Dog and cat food)
Heska Corporation (HSKA) (Veterinary diagnostic and specialty veterinary products)
PetMed Express, Inc. (PETS) (Online pet pharmacy)
Trupanion, Inc. (TRUP) (Pet insurance)
Pet and Veterinary Companies: Micro-Cap Stocks
Jewett-Cameron Trading Company (JCTCF) (Pet and garden products; tools)
Oil-Dri Corporation of America (ODC) (Brands include Cat’s Pride and Jonny Cat)