Purina PetCare to acquire share of European vet group
Along with Purina PetCare, the other titan of pet food, Mars Petcare, also has moved into the veterinary services sector.
Nestlé Purina PetCare will acquire a minority shareholding and enter a partnership with Independent Vetcare Group International (IVC Group). IVC Group is a European veterinary services group with a network of more than 1,100 vet clinics and hospitals across ten countries. More than two million pet owners use its practices.