ORLANDO, FL – April, 14th 2020 – Anubis Bio, the parent company behind DoggyStat, the first product of its kind to use passive immunity to treat canine diarrhea, announced today the addition of Dr. Marty Becker, known as “America’s Veterinarian” to the company’s Advisory Team. Dr. Becker joining the advisory team represents a huge vote of confidence in the work Anubis Bio is doing to introduce innovative products, led by DoggyStat, for the treatment of infections in animals.
Dr. Marty Becker, “America’s Veterinarian,” has spent his life working toward better health for pets and the people who love them. He is the founder of Fear Free, which works to prevent and alleviate fear, anxiety, and stress in pets by inspiring and educating the people who care for them. Dr. Becker was the resident veterinary contributor on “Good Morning America” for 17 years. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of American Humane as well as its Chief Veterinary Correspondent, a founding member of Core Team Oz for “The Dr. Oz Show,” and a member of the Dr. Oz Medical Advisory Panel.
“The addition of Dr. Marty Becker to our Advisory Team is an exciting moment for us” said Tom Schultz, Founder and CEO of Anubis Bio, “As a respected thought leader for the veterinary industry, Dr. Becker is very selective with who he works with and we couldn’t be happier to have him join the team.” Dr. Becker will provide support to Anubis Bio across new product development, advocacy, and growth.
With the recent close of Anubis Bio’s $1M seed round, the success of its first product DoggyStat, and now the addition of Dr. Mary Becker, there is a lot of exciting momentum for the company making big moves in the animal life science industry.
ABOUT ANUBIS BIO
Anubis Bio is an animal health company employing passive immunity for the treatment of infections in animals. The Company was founded in 2018 and is led by CEO Tom Schultz, a founder of multiple technology companies, including those with IPO, NASDAQ, and 9-figure exits. Tom holds a B.E.S degree from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Anubis Bio has assembled a strong group of advisors and directors to help build the business and build an effective management team. The company’s lead product, DoggyStat, delivers fast-acting immune factors to the GI tract to support rapid relief of acute canine diarrhea.
DoggyStat is a safe, easy to use, dietary supplement that rapidly resolves acute canine diarrhea. The mixture of bovine colostrum and hyperimmunized egg powder delivers fast-acting antibodies to the GI tract that work with a dog’s system to neutralize bacterial and viral pathogens to relieve diarrhea and restore normal gut function. A single dose typically resolves diarrhea within 12-24 hours. Administration of DoggyStat is simple, the powder can be mixed with food or water and fed to the pet; animals find it very palatable. DoggyStat has no known side effects or overdose risk making it safe for dogs of all ages and sizes.
DoggyStat is available wholesale via RJ Matthews, with over 20,000 pet retailer accounts nationwide; VetCove, the largest B2B veterinary marketplace, serving over 7,000 vet clinics and hospitals; and Anubis Bio wholesale direct (wholesale.doggystat.com). Retail DoggyStat is available through Amazon and doggystat.com.
ABOUT DR. MARTY BECKER, “AMERICA’S VETERINARIAN”
Dr. Marty Becker, “America’s Veterinarian,” has spent his life working toward better health for pets and the people who love them. He is the founder of Fear Free, which works to prevent and alleviate fear, anxiety, and stress in pets by inspiring and educating the people who care for them. This includes veterinary and other pet professionals as well as pet parents through FearFreeHappyHomes.com and animal shelter and rescue group staff and volunteers through FearFreeShelters.com.
Fear Free and Dr. Becker partnered with Meredith Corporation, the nation’s largest brand-powered food, lifestyle, and entertainment media company, to introduce Happy Paws magazine. Written by veterinary and pet professional experts including board-certified veterinary behaviorists, Happy Paws assists pet owners in providing their pets with the physical and emotional care they need to live happier, healthier, and fuller lives.
Dr. Becker was the resident veterinary contributor on “Good Morning America” for 17 years. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of American Humane as well as its Chief Veterinary Correspondent, a founding member of Core Team Oz for “The Dr. Oz Show,” and a member of the Dr. Oz Medical Advisory Panel. His special fondness for older pets has led him to a spot on the Advisory Board of The Grey Muzzle Organization, which is dedicated to helping homeless senior dogs.
He has written 23 books that have sold almost 8 million copies, including three New York Times best-sellers. He also writes the weekly nationally syndicated newspaper feature Pet Connection with his writing partner, Kim Campbell Thornton.
Dr. Becker is an adjunct professor at his alma mater, the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and also at the Colleges of Veterinary Medicine at both Colorado State University and the University of Missouri. Additionally, he has lectured at every veterinary school in the United States, and is on the advisory board of World Vets, an international veterinary and disaster relief programs to help animals.
A passionate advocate for the human-animal bond, Dr. Becker serves as an adjunct professor at the Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction at the University of Missouri’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He is an honorary board member of Pet Partners and the Humane Society of New York, as well as a past board member and strong supporter of his local pet rescue group, Second Chance Animal Adoption of Bonner Ferry, ID, and a supporter of the Panhandle Animal Shelter in Sandpoint, ID, the Kootenai Humane Society in Coeur d’Alene, ID, and the Whitman County Humane Society in Pullman, WA.
Dr. Becker practices at North Idaho Animal Hospital because he loves veterinary medicine, pets, and the people who care for them.
Tom Schultz, 480-231-7832