Veterinary medicine, also called veterinary science, medical specialty concerned with the prevention, control, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the health of domestic and wild animals and with the prevention of transmission of animal diseases to people. Veterinarians ensure a safe food supply for people by monitoring and maintaining the health of food-producing animals.
Veterinary medicine is widely practiced, both with and without professional supervision. Veterinary medicine, which deals with prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases, disorder, and injury in animals. Veterinary medicine is widely practiced worldwide due to increasing number of pet adoptions, rising veterinary expenditure, increasing number of veterinary professionals, and rising demand for pet insurance.
The India Veterinary Healthcare market is expected to register a CAGR of around 10% during the forecast period, 2018 to 2023. Veterinary medicines are associated with treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of diseases among animals. It covers a variety of animal species, both, in domestic and wild.
The global market for veterinary drugs has been categorized on the basis of geography into North America, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific, and Europe. Among these, North America is projected to experience a high growth in the next few years. As per the research study, this region led the global market in the last few years and is predicted to remain in the similar position throughout the forecast period. Furthermore, Europe is anticipated to experience a healthy growth in the next few years. Furthermore, the rising incidence of infectious disease among animals is expected to enhance the growth of the veterinary drugs market in Latin America and Asia Pacific.
The rising popularity of a variety of companion animals and the growing demand for several meat products are considered as the key factors that are anticipated to encourage the growth of the global veterinary drugs market in the next few years. In addition to this, the growing disposable income of consumers, especially in developing economies has further allowed a significant rise in the expenditure on animal care, which is likely to accelerate the growth of the overall market in the near future.