Greencross Limited (ASX: GXL) has suspended the operation of its dividend reinvestment plan (DRP) until further notice, and the DRP will not apply to the upcoming final dividend for FY2017. Recently, Animates (Company operates under the brand name of Animates in New Zealand) has completed the acquisition of four veterinary clinics in Auckland for cash consideration of NZ$4.1 million, and these clinics are located inside the Animates retail stores at Botany, Glenfield, Henderson and Takanini. The clinics are expected to contribute annualized revenue of over NZ$3.3 million and annualized EBITDA of approximately NZ$0.6 million. Following the acquisition, currently, Animates network in New Zealand comprises 15 veterinary clinics and 39 retail stores. In addition to the 4 in-store clinics acquired in Auckland, the company has opened 8 in-store clinics in FY2017, while 10 in-store clinics under construction.