Pet Wellness Plans Competitive Landscape-Part 1
Banfield Pet Hospital was founded by veterinarian Warren J. Wegert in 1955 and has Optimum Wellness Plans for puppies ranging from early care and early care plus for $40.95 and $50.95 per month, respectively. The requested information for Banfield Pet Hospital, United Pet Care, and VCA CareClub are available in columns C through E, rows three through eight of the attached spreadsheet.
BANFIELS PET HOSPITAL
- Established by Warren J. Wegert, a veterinarian, in the year 1955, Banfield Pet Hospital has now swelled to over 975 different locations within Puerto Rico and the United States.
- Banfield Pet Hospital provides services for pet preventive care (e.g., nutritional counseling, dental care, etc.), general surgery, emergency care (e.g., IV fluid therapy, infection treatments, etc.), and treatment services for acute illnesses and chronic conditions.
- It has Optimum Wellness Plans for puppies, dogs, kittens, and cats with prices ranging from $26.95 to $60.95 per month.
UNITED PET CARE
- Founded in the year 1996 in the state of Arizona, United Pet Care operates as a family-owned entity.
- Compared to pet insurance, United Pet Care supplies a more affordable and simpler solution.
- The company joins pet owners with sensible veterinarians and assists in negotiating discounts for various service providers and pet care products.
- For pets that are older than the age of 10, United Pet Care costs between $10.60 and $13.90 every month.
- In the United States, VCA CareClub operates over 1,000 animal medical institutions, employs more than 6,000 veterinarians, and has over 600 specialists that are board-certified throughout 46 states.
- VCA CareClub's offerings include both wellness and preventative care such as early disease detection testing, spay/neuter services, and vaccination, among many others.
- Regarding its pricing, the company charges at least $50 per month for the pets of its members.
For this request, we searched through the websites of each of the listed companies. We searched through sections such as 'About Us', plans, services, pricing, frequently asked questions, and reviews and was able to find all the requested information pre-compiled.