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AniCura is part of Mars Petcare, a family-owned company focused on veterinary care and pet nutrition.

Mars Petcare was founded more than 75 years ago and has long history of working with pet nutrition and veterinary care. Today, the company has 75,000 employees in 50 countries.

Mars Petcare is a leading veterinary care provider and includes the US-based companies Blue Pearl, VCA Hospitals, Pet Partners and Banfield. In 2018, Mars Petcare entered the European market through the acquisition of AniCura and the UK-based veterinary care company Linnaeus.

In addition to veterinary care, Mars Petcare offers pet nutrition under more than 50 brands, including Royal Canin, Pedigree and Whiskas. The company is also active in innovation and technology for pets with for example genetic health screening, dog tracking technologies as well as a fund dedicated to drive innovation and disruption in pet care.

Mars Petcare’s purpose is to create a better world for pets.

For more information about Mars Petcare, visit https://www.mars.com/global/brands/petcare