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Primal Health, Developers of TEEF, Sign Partnership Agreement with Veterinary Hospitals Association

SOUTH SAINT PAUL, MN - (January 5, 2021) - Veterinary Hospitals Association (VHA), the leading association for veterinary practices in the Midwest, has announced a new partnership with Primal Health, a Minneapolis-based biotechnology company and developers of TEEF for Life.

TEEF’s Protektin42™ is a clinically-proven and award-winning water supplement designed to improve the canine oral microbiome to create a naturally balanced, healthier mouth. Protektin42™ is a patented combination of four 100% safe, prebiotic, and bioactive ingredients: soluble fiber, amino acid, vitamin B6, and sodium bicarbonate.

“It’s exciting to kick off the new year by partnering with TEEF by Primal Health,” explained VHA Executive Director Jeff Benson. “This new product is unlike others in the market, and we are proud to partner with a Minnesota company to introduce this innovative product to the veterinary market.”

Dr. Emily Stein, Primal Health (TEEF) inventor and CEO, stated, “We are incredibly excited to partner with the VHA. It is an honor to introduce our new product and technology to veterinary professionals through this very well-established, member (and mission)-driven organization.”

As part of this agreement, VHA will distribute TEEF for Life products in their warehouse for veterinary practice members to purchase for their hospitals.


About Veterinary Hospitals Association

Veterinary Hospitals Association (VHA) was established in 1984 and is a not-for-profit association dedicated to supporting veterinary professionals and practices by offering solutions that enable them to grow, learn, and succeed. VHA currently serves over 440 member veterinary practices in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and North Dakota. Follow VHA on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

About Primal Health (TEEF for Life)

Dr. Emily Stein, Ph.D., originally developed the patented Selective Microbial Metabolism Regulation Technology (SMMRT)® in Protektin42™ after witnessing both her grandmother and senior rescue dog experience life-threatening health issues caused by dental care neglect. Emily’s extensive background in microbiology and immunology, combined with her passion to improve the health of people and pets, armed her ability to develop a safer, breakthrough way to manage oral bacteria. Learn more about TEEF at https://www.teefhealth.com/. Follow the company, Primal Health, on LinkedIn.


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