Patterson Companies Declares Quarterly Dividend

ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of Patterson Companies, Inc. (Nasdaq:PDCO),
today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share. The
dividend will be payable on, or about, July 29, 2016, to shareholders of
record as of the close of business on July 15, 2016.

“We continue to create stronger, long-term growth opportunities and a
more efficient operating profile,” said Scott P. Anderson, chairman and
chief executive officer. “Our ability to execute on multiple fronts and
support dividend payments reflects our commitment to our overall capital
allocation strategy and delivering shareholder return.”

About Patterson Companies, Inc.
Patterson Companies, Inc. is a
value-added distributor serving the dental and animal health markets.

Dental Market
Patterson’s Dental
segment provides a virtually complete range of consumable dental
products, equipment and software, turnkey digital solutions and
value-added services to dentists and dental laboratories
throughout North America.

Animal Health Market
Patterson’s Animal
Health segment is a leading distributor of products, services and
technologies to both the production and companion animal health markets
in North America and the U.K.


Patterson Companies, Inc.
Ann B. Gugino, 651-686-1600
Vice President & CFO
John M. Wright, 651-686-1364
President, Investor Relations