Quality Craftsmanship




Veterinary Animal Health Wound Care Products



Arrowhead Animal Health, a division of Bradford Shawsheen Coating Technologies, BSCT, is a US manufacturer with two locations based in Andover and Lowell Massachusetts.  We develop and manufacture a full line of rigid and stretch adhesive tapes since 1983.  The development of our premium quality cohesive wraps are currently serving the companion animal segments within the North American animal wound care market.

Our focus is to be your strategic partner by delivering high quality animal wound care products that aid in the healing process of all species large and small.  Our product designs are sensitive to the rigorous treatment needs used by veterinary practitioners that will enable the many aspects of the animal healing and recovery process.

Arrowhead Animal Health takes pride in supporting our customers with high quality materials and manufacturing knowhow to deliver the right products that meet or exceed the needs of the animal health wound care industry.  We stand behind all our products making certain each perform consistently in each application every time.    

The Arrowhead Difference

  • FDA-Registered, ISO 9001:2015 US manufacturer headquartered in Andover Massachusetts
  • Quality control in every roll with raw material traceability
  • R & D, exploring new technologies and recipes to deliver innovative product solutions
  • Proven performance designed to support the most sensitive to the most rigorous applications
  • Solutions provider and partner for meeting and exceeding our customers expectations
  • Customer Service with attention to detail for delivering a positive customer experience  




Specializing in the Protection, Comfort, Safety, and Recovery of Animals


We use only premium components, and keep our formulas consistent and safe. Our tapes are built to beat the best; they unwind smoothly and tear well, while holding up to intense use.


We are an FDA-registered facility; we design to the highest demands of durability and performance, and make every roll we sell at our own plant, so we can ensure quality.


We have been making tapes for athletes for over 30 years. Professionals, teams, Olympians, and enthusiasts in every sport trust us to help them perform at their best.


Our History As An American Manufacturer 

All Arrowhead products have been manufactured at the same location, in Andover, MA, since its inception in 1983.  This is also the same location that our parent company, The Shawsheen Rubber Company, has been located since 1939.  For over eighty years, our brands have been delivering our customers quality adhesive products that serve a variety of industries, including athletic, medical, industrial, fashion, veterinary, and aerospace.  As the needs and wants of our customers have changed, our capabilities have enhanced to meet and exceed them. All of our products are manufactured in a controlled environment, assuring the continued product stability, consistency, and reliability that our customers have come to expect from us.

Tape for All Species
Arrowhead Animal Health designs and manufactures premium animal tapes and wraps for those who provide care to animals of all sizes: small dogs, to large equine and bovine patients.  Our customers range from independent veterinary clinics, to private and commercial Stables and Boarding houses, to large veterinary hospitals, commercial farms, and zoos.

Quality Craftsmanship
Having developed premier tapes and wraps for over 30 years, we are confident in the consistent performance of every product that leaves our plant and stand behind our products with a quality guarantee.

Our on-site research and development team is constantly innovating with new processes, materials, designs, applications and, in many cases, customizing products for specific end-use. Arrowhead’s technology has evolved steadily over the years, making us an industry-leading provider of performance-driven specialized veterinary tapes and wraps.



Contact Us

Email us to learn more about Arrowhead, our team, and our track record of successfully making world-class tapes.

Customer Service: Leslie Hobbs
 Phone:1-978-475-1710, Ext. 152

Email: lhobbs@shawsheencc.com




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