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The most widely read newsletter in the Animal Health Industry helps keep people interested and invested in our industry up to date.

Presenting the Industry Overview

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2022 Flea Study

Brakke Consulting’s 2022 update of our annual study addresses the fascinating dynamics of the flea and heartworm preventatives markets. Click here to learn more.


The Experts in Animal Health

Brakke Consulting is the leading consulting firm in the animal health and nutrition industries: companion animals, farm animals, and the veterinary industry that serves them.

No other animal health consulting firm can match our team of senior-level executive insiders, our internal market research expertise, or our track record of more than 35 years of consulting at the heart of the industry.

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Brakke Consulting Press Release: Veterinary Cancer Market Profiled in New Report
The study, Cancer in Dogs and Cats, profiles the veterinary oncology space, including cancer incidence, diagnosis, and treatment, with a special focus on veterinary-exclusive diagnostic tests and therapies. To read more click here.
Brakke Consulting Press Release: The fifth edition of the Brakke Equine Market MegaStudy Now Available
After years of contraction, the US equine market appears to be on the upswing. The fifth edition of the Brakke Equine Market MegaStudy, just released, shows that spending per horse owner is up substantially in almost every product category… Click here to read our full press release.
New Brakke report provides in-depth look at veterinary home delivery providers
The Veterinary Home Delivery Report contains key information about companion animal veterinarians’ approach to providing the convenience in purchasing veterinary products demanded by their clients. To learn more about the report, click here.
Brakke Consulting New Multi-Client Study: Pain Management Products for Dogs and Cats, April 2022
This report includes an overview of acute and chronic pain in small animals, a review of products currently used to treat pain in dogs and cats, and estimates of US sales and prices of leading pain management products. The report also includes results of a survey of 359 veterinarians… Read More
Brakke Consulting Announces the 2022 Industry Overview at VMX and WVC
We are back to being in person!  Come join us at Brakke Consulting’s annual Industry Overview presented at VMX and WVC next year.  The animal health industry managed quite well through the COVID-19 pandemic and many of this year’s drivers will have long-term implications. Read More

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Last week John Volk wrote about the unbelievable turnout at VMX with over 27,000 in-person attendees.  I certainly felt the optimism in the air at VMX but also sensed a cautiousness – can the animal health industry remain resilient in the face of economic uncertainty.

To read Randy Freides’ full viewpoint, click here.

Your View
*We want to hear from you! Click on the question below to share your thoughts with us!*

Last week, we asked your feelings about the economy.  Most of you (46%) said your feelings were negative, and 7% were very negative. 32% felt okay about the economy.  Only 15% were positive or very positive.

This week:
This week for your viewpoint, let’s take a break from economic stuff and crack into something really critical:  the price of eggs.  According to the WSJ, egg prices were up 60% in 2022, which they gathered from the consumer-price index published last week. The price of eggs grew more than any other grocery item last year.  I’ll bet our readers are big egg-eaters, so how have you responded?