Patterson Companies Declares Regular Quarterly Cash 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, January 27, 2017, to shareholders
of record as of the close of business on January 13, 2017.

About Patterson Companies, Inc.
Patterson Companies,
Inc. (Nasdaq: PDCO) 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