The merge will help provide quick veterinary pharmacy services to over 70,000 veterinary customers
Wedgewood Pharmacy announced its merger with Blue Rabbit, a veterinary prescription management and pharmacy solutions company. The merger will provide high-quality and fast preparation to more than 70,000 veterinary customers through its newly expanded network of nationally licensed and accredited pharmacies exclusively dedicated to animal health.
“Our merger with Blue Rabbit marks a significant milestone in Wedgewood’s growth. It strengthens our capacity to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers while reinforcing our unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality, customized medications quickly, easily, and affordably,” said Marcy Bliss, CEO of Wedgwood Pharmacy, in an organizational release.1 “Additionally, the merger empowers us to provide enhanced services that better support veterinarians and elevate patient care, further underscoring our mission to improve the lives of animals and those who love them.”
According to the release,1 the merger will combine Wedgewood Pharmacy’s custom compounding pharmacy compounding services with Blue Rabbits veterinary prescription management technology. It will also create a team’s solely dedicated to equine health as well as exotic animal care, wildlife, and zoo services.
The merger also adds multiple small-animal dispensing locations in California, North Carolina Kentucky, New Jersey, Arizona, and more, all of which will be led by Joseph Costa, president of the Compounding Division.1
“Wedgewood Pharmacy is one of the most trusted brands in veterinary medicine and the category-defining leader in innovative veterinary pharmacy. The combined company will empower veterinarians with a next-generation pharmacy platform for faster service and an improved client experience,” expressed Benjamin Shaw, the founder of Blue Rabbit, who will join Wedgewood as president of the Blue Rabbit Division and member of the board of directors.1
The terms of the merge were not disclosed at this time.
Wedgewood Pharmacy Merges with Blue Rabbit to Deliver Exceptional Veterinary Pharmacy Services Nationwide. News release. June 14, 2023. Accessed June 16, 2023. https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230614359506/en/Wedgewood-Pharmacy-Merges-with-Blue-Rabbit-to-Deliver-Exceptional-Veterinary-Pharmacy-Services-Nationwide