Our Company

Vetpak was established in 1994 to provide a range of high-quality, cost-effective products to the veterinary profession. Based in Te Awamutu, it has fulfilled the needs of the local veterinary practices and established a strong reputation for service and quality over the past 29 years. In the last 18 years, Vetpak has expanded from its local Waikato base and now supplies products to veterinary practices nationwide from its Waikato and Dunedin locations.

Following various changes in ownership which saw the company move from local to international hands, Vetpak was purchased by its’ current management back at the start of 2012 bringing Vetpak back into New Zealand hands. Steve Atfield still continues that New Zealand ownership today.

In line with local management and ownership, comes refreshed visions and values from people who work in the business, owning the business.

It is the aim of the Vetpak team to support the veterinary profession with exclusive vet-only quality products and continue working with the profession to develop and source new products that meet their needs, Vetpak’s vision is to become the Vets "go to" company. The team are dedicated to the ideal of being flexible and responsive to the customer's needs, making Vetpak an enjoyable company to deal with.

The owner of the company along with his experienced Territory Managers are well placed to fulfil the vision of Vetpak by bringing over 60 years combined experience in agriculture and animal health to bear.

Steve has previously had roles within Veterinary Business Management, Technical Sales for a Veterinary Pharmaceutical Company along with number of years in Field and Management positions in the rural service industry.

Jason Gray brings experience to the company with previous roles in Veterinary Retail Management, Multi-National Pharmaceutical Territory position and various roles in the Rural Service industry.

Jannette Papuni brings a wealth of knowledge to Vetpak after 20 years working in various Vet clinics roles, vet nursing and for the past 10 years in a Sales and Management role for a large animal practice in Rotorua.

Between them all there is the expertise to develop the company and its product range to the benefit of veterinarians and farmers.