Acquisition strengthens Vettec’s R&D and enhances entry to global opportunities 

Orange, Calif.Kerr Corporation, a global manufacturer of healthcare products, announced today that it has acquired DUX Dental and Vettec Inc. The acquisition will unlock new worldwide opportunities for growth in the large animal healthcare market.

Vettec was established as a subsidiary of DUX Dental over fifteen years ago and built its reputation on providing innovative adhesive products that provide unique solutions that help hoof care professionals solve hoof problems. 

“We are excited to be a part of Kerr Corporation as they share our commitment to quality as well as our focus on putting the customer first.  We will continue to operate as we have with the same great team of people focused on providing the best products and service,” says Frank Rovelli, General Manager and Vice President of Vettec.

Vettec has been manufacturing and distributing the highest level of hoof care products for over 15 years. Vettec’s line of adhesive materials allows hoof care professionals to complete hoof repairs and glue on shoes.  In addition, its instant pad materials promote heel and sole growth, eliminate thrush, protect and support the equine foot, and prevent stone bruising. Vettec Inc. will proudly join Kerr’s global platform of brands.

About Kerr Corporation

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