scil Launches Highly Anticipated TTA Orthopedic Product Line

scil Proudly Offers TTA Orthopedic Implants; scil Exclusively Partners with Butler Schein

Chicago, IL, September 16, 2011 --( scil animal care company, inc., a global organization focused on providing high quality veterinary medical equipment and veterinary specific orthopedic products, is pleased to announce an addition to their orthopedic line. scil now offers a TTA product line featuring instrumentation and implants.

The TTA product line is a welcome addition to scil’s current fracture repair and osteosynthesis product offerings. The TTA orthopedic implants enhance scil’s Tibial Tuberosity Advancement Workshop; a continuing education course hosted by scil Vet Academy designed for orthopedic surgeons and the general practitioner. The course focuses on cranial cruciate disease, theory, procedure and necessary surgical equipment. Now scil can completely equip the doctor for surgery by making the surgical power drill, saw and implants readily available during the course.

scil is also proud to announce their continued partnership with Butler Schein Animal Health – a Henry Schein Company – the leading U.S. distributor of animal health medical supplies to the veterinary industry. Butler Schein will exclusively distribute these new TTA orthopedic products to the North American veterinary market. With approximately 900 team members including 300 field sales representatives and 200 telesales and customer support representatives employed, Butler Schein has the ability to launch this new product line across the United States.

“Butler Schein Animal Health is excited to once again partner with scil animal care company and support a quality line of TTA products,” states Amy Harlacher, Marketing Director of Equipment & Supplies Segment, Butler Schein Animal Health. “We now offer a comprehensive orthopedic product portfolio, coupled with hands-on workshops that will assist the general practitioner in learning new orthopedic products, enhancing their surgery services, and generating new revenue for the practice.”

Butler Schein will also continue to provide on-site support at each scil Vet Academy continuing education course.

scil anticipates that this new product offering will help build a stronger customer base of veterinary orthopedic surgeons. scil, along with Butler Schein Animal Health, will continue to support the veterinary industry with unsurpassed customer and product support, as well as continuing education opportunities.

To learn more about the scil’s surgical product line, visit us at, or contact scil toll free at 877-724-5838.

About scil animal care company:
scil animal care company is an international organization with 22 company locations throughout Europe, Asia, the U.S. and Canada, and is dedicated to delivering animal health professionals the highest quality veterinary diagnostic, imaging and orthopedic products. We understand that high quality products are not enough in today’s modern veterinary laboratory. Post-acquisition in-hospital training, support and service make the critical difference to the ongoing performance of the instrument, as well as its financial contribution to the veterinary practice.

scil animal care company is here to support you. scil offers chemistry analyzers, hematology analyzers, digital radiography systems, vital signs monitors, surgical power tools and orthopedic implants by Aesculap, equipment accessories, and more. scil is also proud to service the industry with impeccable customer service, 24/7 telephone technical support, on-site equipment installations, equipment training, and continuing education. For more information about scil animal care company, visit our web site at

About Butler Schein Animal Health:
Butler Schein Animal Health, the domestic veterinary division of Henry Schein, Inc., is the leading companion animal health distribution company in the United States. Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Butler Schein Animal Health employs approximately 900 Team Members, including 300 field sales representatives and 200 telesales and customer support representatives. With 17 strategically positioned, state-of-the-art distribution facilities and 12 inside sales centers nationwide, Butler Schein Animal Health maintains an order-to-fill ratio in excess of 98 percent.

Partnering with more than 400 leading animal health manufacturers worldwide, Butler Schein Animal Health is positioned to bring the broadest selection of veterinary products and strategic solutions to more than 26,000 veterinary professionals nationwide, including: a comprehensive product offering for companion animal, equine and large animal practices; quality private-label products at an affordable value; an extensive line of capital equipment and supply products; as well as biologics, diagnostics, nutritionals, parasiticides and pharmaceuticals. For more information, visit

About Henry Schein, Inc.:
Henry Schein, a Fortune 500® company and a member of the NASDAQ 100® Index, is the largest distributor of products and services to office-based health care practitioners. The Company is recognized for its excellent customer service and highly competitive prices. The Company's five businesses –Dental, Medical, Animal Health, International and Technology & Value-Added Services – serve more than 700,000 customers worldwide, including dental practitioners and laboratories, physician practices and animal health practices, as well as government and other institutions.

The Company operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, which provides customers in more than 200 countries with a comprehensive selection of more than 90,000 national and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 100,000 additional products available as special-order items. Henry Schein also provides exclusive, innovative technology offerings for dental, medical and veterinary professionals, including value-added practice management software and electronic health record solutions. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein employs more than 14,000 people and has operations or affiliates in 25 countries. The Company's net sales reached a record $7.5 billion in 2010. For more information, visit the Henry Schein Web site at

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