Veterinary Industry Summary: Oct 2-8, 2022


Stats from the Veterinary Industry Tracker powered by Vetsource and the AVMA


Oct 2-8, 2022

Fall is in full force as we entered the first full week of October. As the new season rolled in, U.S. veterinary practices saw that year-over-year revenue growth was up 4.7% while growth in visits slowed to -2.6%. Revenue from professional services increased to 6.2% year-over-year, we also saw months of heartworm and flea/tick protection dispensed climb this past week. Product revenue was also up this past week at 0.9% growth. You can see more details below and check out the Veterinary Industry Tracker for daily stats.


Revenue per Practice
A bar graph showing revenue per practice for last week, compared to the previous year.


Revenue YoY (Last Week)
Visits YoY (Last Week)


Revenue growth was at 4.7% this past week while visits continue to lag behind and were down -2.6% year-over-year this past week. Both metrics are up compared to what we saw the week prior.


Months of Parasiticide Protection Dispensed
Heartworm YoY
Flea/Tick YoY
Service vs Product Revenue Breakdown
Services YoY
Products YoY


Heartworm and flea/tick protection dispensed and revenue from products have gone back up this past week from the week prior, while revenue from services was up 6.2%. Compared to the week prior, all metrics are starting to increase.


Growth in Revenue and Visits
A line graph showing revenue and visits per practice, for a 14 day rolling period.


Revenue YoY (Last 12 Months)
Visits YoY (Last 12 Months)


The rolling 14-day trendline for revenue and visits growth year-over-year was noticeably higher in 2021 before declining in January 2022. This spiked significantly in February and slightly in July but appears to be settling in overall at a lower rate than what we saw in 2021. We saw it climb in September and now it appears to be on the decline.


Revenue Growth by State
A U.S. map, using color shades to show revenue growth by state.


Patient Demographics
Revenue per Practice
(Last 12 Months)
Visits per Practice
(Last 12 Months)


Maine is the top state for year-over-year revenue growth on average for the past 12 months, with 11.3% growth. For daily state-specific stats, please see the Premium Veterinary Industry Tracker.


*Numbers are subject to change based on data availability and PIMS adjustments.

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