Virbac is a French company dedicated to animal health. It was founded in 1968 by veterinarian Pierre-Richard Dick.


The company is the 8th largest veterinarian pharmaceutical group with a turnover of 736 million euros in 2013. The company is a limited company with Executive and Supervisory Board. It has been listed on the Paris Stock Exchange since 1985 and is member of the SBF 120. The founder's family is the majority shareholder of the company.