The veterinary pricing recovery is here to stay — at least for now. That’s the takeaway from our semi-annual refresh of the Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index, which returned to where it began with a presentation at the NAVC Conference. [Download the executive summary] Produced by Nationwide in collaboration … Continue reading Nationwide® | Purdue benchmark study shows continued veterinary pricing recovery
America’s passion for pets hardly slowed in the recent recession, but for many of those years, veterinary prices not only failed to keep up, but fell steadily. While they’re still well below government estimates for other consumer goods and services, the updated Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index shows 2015 … Continue reading Veterinary pricing continues recovery from 2009-2014 slide
When we bring our Nationwide® pet health insurance claims data to bear on a question, the answers are authoritative. That’s why I’m proud to release our osteosarcoma study, an analysis of data from more than 1 million dogs. Osteosarcoma: Prevalance and Influences is the first in a series of medical … Continue reading Groundbreaking osteosarcoma study, price index update released at AVMA convention
This is the busiest time of year for me and for the rest of the veterinary relations team at Nationwide, and this year is no exception. I started the month with a visit to the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Then, I was off to Orlando, to the … Continue reading Three questions for … NCSU CVM’s Courtney Whelan
When we first saw the most recent data analysis of veterinary pricing by the economists at the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, our eyes opened wide. It’s quite possible that yours will, too. Because for the first time since 2009, veterinary prices are finally showing some signs of … Continue reading Veterinary prices hit bottom, show increase in 2015
Veterinary prices up or prices down? We’ll be letting the veterinary community know in just a few days now, as we’ll be releasing our second refresh of the Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index on Sunday at 6 p.m. ET. We’ll be presenting at the North American Veterinary Community conference, … Continue reading Where are veterinary prices heading now? Stay tuned!