Dechra Pharmaceuticals edit Extracted from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - Original source - History
Dechra Pharmaceuticals plc is an English-based manufacturer of veterinary products. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
The Company was founded in 1997 by way of a management buy-out from Lloyds Chemists.2 It was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2000.2
In 2007 it bought VetXX, a Danish veterinary products business, for £62m.3
The Company has two divisions:4