What changes are corporate practices bringing to the veterinary market in Europe?

In November 2018, the US Corporation Mars entered European veterinary health market by buying AniCura group, the European corporate for companion animals operating in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Netherlands.
The possible impact on the medium/small practices are presented in the report published by a member of German Bundesverband Praktizierender Tierärzte e.V. (Federation of practicing veterinarians) together with members of the American Veterinary Medical Association.