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Emergency Veterinary Services: Market Research Report

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Emergency Veterinary Services Market Research Report | NAICS OD4025 | Apr 2016

In good health: Increased pet insurance and new technologies will benefit industry demand

IBISWorld’s Emergency Veterinary Services market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • An expansion in product and service offerings will boost margins for industry operators
  • The industry has been subject to rising competition from traditional veterinarians
  • The industry is expected to grow as more pet owners with pet insurance stimulate demand for high-cost procedures
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

During the current five-year period, the Emergency Veterinary Services industry has benefited from increased pet insurance holders. However, external competition from traditional verterinary services has dampened the industry's full potetial. Over the next five years, many emergency veterinary practices will include more on-site critical care specialists and other specialized employees (e.g. surgeons), thus bolstering industry revenue by providing more high-value treatments. Furthermore, the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act in 2014 will enable emergency veterinarians to administer care to animals outside of their practice and across state lines, providing a boon to the industry... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The Emergency Veterinary Services industry is characterized by high barriers to entry. Typically, potential industry entrants contend with significant start-up costs related to purchasing equipment (e.g. surgical equipment, small animal ICU (intensive care unit) equipment, digital radiography, ultrasound, oxygen therapy, blood pressure monitoring equipment and video-endoscopy, among other equipment). Further adding to capital outlay for new practices, many emergency veterinary practices include on-site laboratory diagnostic testing services to provide immediate testing results. To provide emergency and unscheduled veterinary services, new industry entrants need to secure a more highly trained staff compared with traditional veterinary practices, which may pose as a barrier to entry. For.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Proximity to key markets
  • Provision of appropriate facilities
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of pets (cats and dogs) and Per capita disposable income in the Emergency Veterinary Services industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


    Industry ProductsRelated Reports

    What is the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry?

    Companies in this industry provide emergency veterinary services to livestock, equines and domesticated animals.

    Industry Products
    Surgical treatmentsNonsurgical treatments Laboratory services
    Industry Activities
    Performing emergency clinical procedures on animalsPerforming emergency diagnostic tests on animalsPerforming emergency surgical procedures on animalsDistributing medicine for animals

    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Number of pets (cats and dogs)
  • Per capita disposable income
  • External competition
  • Technological change
  • Threat of disease in livestock
  • Current Performance
  • Veterinary care and technology
  • Competition intensifies
  • Enterprises and wages
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Larger practices characterize the industry’s landscape
  • Pet insurance and external competition
  • Table: Emergency Veterinary Services Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Emergency Veterinary Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Beef Cattle Production
  • Dairy Farms
  • Hog & Pig Farming
  • Sheep Farming
  • Horse & Other Equine Production
  • Consumers
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Medical Instrument & Supply Manufacturing
  • Medical Supplies Wholesaling
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Nonsurgical treatments
  • Laboratory services
  • Surgical treatments
  • Chart: Emergency Veterinary Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Companion animal exclusive
  • Companion animal predominant
  • Mixed animals
  • Other
  • Equine
  • Food animal predominant
  • Food animal exclusive
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Emergency Veterinary Services
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    VCA Inc.
  • Table: VCA Inc. - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Emergency Veterinary Services Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Number of pets (2007-2021)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Companion Animals
  • Animals that are held as household pets.
  • Diagnostic
  • Identifying a particular disease.
  • Livestock
  • One or more domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce commodities like food, fiber and labor.

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    This report on Emergency Veterinary Services:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Emergency Veterinary Services market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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