OUR PORTFOLIO COMPANIES
Since 2021, we have made investments in the following veterinary startups
PetDx® – The Liquid Biopsy Company for Pets is a San Diego-based molecular diagnostics company dedicated to unleashing the power of genomics to improve pet health.
The company's flagship product, OncoK9®, enables veterinarians to detect cancer in dogs with a simple blood draw. As a first-in-class multi-cancer early detection (MCED) test, OncoK9 employs cutting-edge genomic analysis that leverages next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology and proprietary bioinformatics algorithms, empowering veterinarians to provide superior care to canine patients.
ONE HEALTH GROUP
One Health Group (OHG) is a medical technology innovator with a mission to bring breakthrough health diagnostics, therapeutics, monitoring, screening, and advanced analytics to market. Driven by seeking solutions to preventing needless animal illnesses, often attributable by a lack of health data, OHG has developed a patented mobile health assessment technology that uses intelligent sensors and artificial intelligence to provide personalized, context-based real-time health information. OHG’s future goal is to provide a unique health platform that integrates animal, human, and environmental data, which are intrinsically linked.
LEAH Labs is building living therapies for companion animal health. We use precision gene editing technology to bring next generation treatments to pets, today. We're first focused on translating the remarkable success of CAR-T cell therapy in humans to analogous cancers in dogs. In the future, we aim to use compassionate care of spontaneous disease in pets to iterate and innovate on cell therapy strategies for humans while also offering our furry family members another chance at life.
At Breed Science, we’re on a mission to help dogs live longer.
We believe that veterinarians are the key to improving wellness, so we built Smart Bowl™, a nutrition platform integrated directly into vet medical records. We enable local vets to customize and track their patient’s nutrition. Leveraging technology, we bring vets and parents closer together to optimize nutrition for our dogs
Galaxy Vets is a vertically integrated veterinary healthcare system in the U.S.
With a mission to give veterinary medicine back to veterinarians, Galaxy Vets allocates equity in the organization to its employees — veterinarians, specialists, technicians, administrative staff, and relief workforce — making them co-owners of and shareholders in the entire network. Driven by the purpose to make a significant impact on the industry, Galaxy Vets designs its culture around burnout prevention and takes a data-driven approach to foster employee satisfaction and work-life balance.
Tonisity is an animal health and nutrition company based in Ireland that is currently focusing its patented technology in two specific markets: (1) isotonic products for the enhancement of swine production; and (2) novel companion animal nutrition products. Tonisity is focused on creating positive physiological changes by addressing the issue of intestinal health of young animals, thus improving their overall health, leading to better lifetime performance. With respect to novel companion animal products, Tonisity is poised to become the first mover and market leader in a targeted nutrition approach for pets--which is a rapidly growing market across the globe.
Aeronics, Inc. is focused on saving lives by making oxygen more accessible.
Our first product line, Pawprint Oxygen, is a new platform for portable and safe oxygen that empowers veterinarians and pet owners to manage respiratory distress in any situation. We're delivering a new standard of care that leaves the heavy tank behind.
Dalan Animal Health is a biotech company focused on insect health. We develop vaccines and biotherapies to improve the health and productivity of honeybee colonies. Our mission is to provide safe and effective solutions for beekeepers to protect their business.
Dalan's first product to market is a honeybee vaccine for American Foulbrood, a highly contagious disease threatening beehives worldwide. We plan to expand our product development to other honeybee diseases as well as underserved industries, such as shrimp, mealworms, and grasshoppers used in feed and food production.
BioTraceIT™ is the first company worldwide to offer multi-patented technology that objectively quantifies acute and chronic pain. PainTrace can now be used to measure pain in non-verbal patients such as dogs, cats, horses, and livestock which previously had no method to communicate pain.
BioTraceIT software allows a medical provider to watch the PainTrace signal in real-time which aids in identifying the source of pain and the degree and duration of pain. Pharmaceutical and animal health companies use PainTrace to measure the effectiveness of treatments, the duration of pain relief, and the return to health. Ultimately, PainTrace supports individualized medicine that leads to better patient outcomes, targeted diagnosis, and effective healthcare.
Vetigenics is an animal health biotechnology company devoted to improving the health and well-being of pets by making the life-saving benefits of antibody-based immunotherapy available to treat their cancers and other chronic diseases. Our core technology is the first, entirely canine phage display library, created from the genetic material of actual dogs, to rapidly generate novel, safe and effective therapies, now being studied in dogs with cancer.
“Connecting People with Animals” is what we do every day via satellite using the world’s smartest small wearables, for all sorts of reasons across all sorts of species. Peace of mind knowing their location, welfare and activity including wildlife (conservation and invasive species), production animals (livestock) and companion animals (pets).
Gentle Beast is a membership-based dog training, behavior, and wellness platform with the mission to train humans to unleash the good in every dog. Leveraging the latest research and the foremost experts in canine behavior, Gentle Beast creates a unique, on-demand training plan for humans and their dogs delivered through an interactive learning system. With thousands of possible training plans and a private community of trainers, behavior consultants, and fellow dog owners at your fingertips, Gentle Beast provides the tools and expertise to raise a happy, healthy dog.
Parting Stone is a grief wellness company offering families choosing cremation a comforting new form of solidified remains that resembles a collections of smooth stones.
Gallant is a leading animal health company with a mission to ensure all pets have access to regenerative medicine. With four high-value clinical stage stem cell products in development and a platform that is generating additional “off-the-shelf” stem cell therapies, the company is well positioned for launching their first product in the next 24 months. Located in the La Jolla area, Gallant’s new 8400 SF headquarters support a large R&D laboratory, two cGMP/ISO7 compliant manufacturing laboratories, and office space with room to grow.