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23 June 2015Merck Animal Health Statement on BravectoUpdated June 23, 2015  Nothing is more important to Merck Animal Health than the safety and efficacy of our products, and the health and well-being of animals. As you may be aware, a post on a social ...
15 June 2015Statement on BravectoNothing is more important to Merck Animal Health than the safety and efficacy of our products, and the health and well-being of animals. As you may be aware, a post on a social media site about Bravecto ...
4 June 2015Merck Animal Health Urges Owners “Don’t Skip the Chip”June is National Microchip MonthMADISON, N.J, June 4, 2015 – On average, one in three cats or dogs will go missing at some point in their lifetime. HomeAgain®, the Merck Animal Health pet recovery service, ...
9 April 2015Merck Animal Health Enhances Creating Connections™ ProgramReleases New Cattle Handling VideoMADISON, N.J., April 9, 2015 – Merck Animal Health today released an educational video about cattle shipping and transportation as part of its CreatingConnections™ program ...
31 March 2015Merck Animal Health Sponsors Scholarship ProgramAwards $170,000 to Veterinary StudentsMADISON, N.J., March 31, 2015 – Merck Animal Health today announced the recipients of the Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarship Program, awarding $170,000 ...
4 February 2015Merck Animal Health and DVAuction Introduce Cattle Market Central™Delivers real-time feeder cattle pricesMADISON, N.J., February 4, 2015 – Merck Animal Health and DVAuction, Inc., announced the most accurate and timely feeder cattle prices in real-time from one website. ...
29 January 2015Merck Animal Health Provides $100,000 Sponsorship to the University of Georgia College of Veterinary MedicineSponsorship to Support Veterinary Student in College’s Poultry Diagnostic and Research CenterMADISON, N.J., January 29, 2015 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) ...
19 January 2015Merck Animal Health Announces Platinum Sponsorship of 2015 International Production & Processing ExpoWill Host Second Annual Culinary Tour of Nations Luncheon for Poultry Production CustomersMADISON, NEW JERSEY January 19, 2015 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and ...
20 November 2014Merck Animal Health Launches NOBIVAC® Global Vet ExchangeVeterinarians Share Best Practices for Improving Animal Care GloballySUMMIT, N.J., November 20, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) today announced the launch ...
20 November 2014Online Tool from Merck Animal Health Helps Simplify Swine Vaccination Protocol DecisionsSummit, N.J., November 20, 2014 – Continually striving to provide customers with the tools needed to maintain healthy, productive pigs, Merck Animal Health has developed a new online resource for producers. ...
12 November 2014Merck Animal Health Launches ‘Creating Connections’ to Improve Cattle Well-BeingProgram Helps Reduce Stress and Improve Health in HerdsSUMMIT, N.J, November 12, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) today announced the launch of Creating ...
5 November 2014Merck Animal Health Provides Update on Zilmax Five-Step Plan, Announces Next StepsExtensive review and analysis of research data completedFinal stage to focus on planned in-field use studiesBest Management Practices and Certification Program adoptedFDA approval of updates to Zilmax ...
3 November 2014Merck Animal Health Launches Awareness Campaign to Support Pet Diabetes Month™A Healthy Pet = A Happy FamilySUMMIT, N.J., Nov. 3, 2014 – Merck Animal Health has launched a global awareness campaign to support Pet Diabetes MonthTM this November. In its second year, the “Healthy ...
16 October 2014Merck Animal Health Launches First Transdermal Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug for CattleSUMMIT, NJ , October 16, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today introduced FINADYNE® Transdermal (flunixin meglumine) Pour-on solution which delivers consistent efficacy proven to reduce pyrexia (fever) associated ...
16 October 2014Hall of Fame Recognizes Lifetime Achievements of Renowned Beef and Dairy VeterinariansDE SOTO, Kan., Oct. 16, 2014 – Honoring their significant contributions to the beef and dairy cattle industry, David Bechtol, D.V.M., and Maarten Drost, D.V.M., were inducted into the Cattle Production ...
26 September 2014Merck Animal Health and Pet Owners Work Together to Help Free the World of RabiesSeptember 28th is World Rabies DaySUMMIT, N.J., September 26, 2014 – Rabies is a debilitating and deadly problem that affects people and their animals all over the world. In an effort to reduce human ...
25 September 2014Merck Animal Health Releases New Dairy Care365TM Training ModuleSUMMIT, N.J., September 25, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today introduced its newest training module in its Dairy Care365™series. “Handling Dairy Calves and Heifers: A Low-Stress Way to a Profitable Herd” ...
25 September 2014Merck Animal Health Presents Data at 10th International Sea Lice Conference Showing Benefits of Treating Salmon Sequentially with SLICE® (emamectin benzoate) and Hydrogen PeroxideSequential Treatment Showed Efficacy Against Sea Lice Infections and Reduced Re-Infection After 39 DaysSUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, September 25, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside ...
22 September 2014Merck Animal Health Honors Dr. John Fetrow for Innovations in Teaching and Mentoring Bovine Veterinary StudentsSUMMIT, N.J., Sept. 22, 2014 – In recognition of his innovative contributions to the education and advancement of bovine veterinary students and the dairy industry, Merck Animal Health and the American ...
18 September 2014Merck Animal Health Continues Long-Standing Commitment to Bovine Veterinary Students’ EducationSummit, N.J., September 18, 2014 – During the past decade, Merck Animal Health has presented 87 outstanding bovine veterinary students with the American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) Bovine ...
16 September 2014Merck Animal Health Provides Scholarships to Veterinary Students Focused on Food Animal IndustrySummit, N.J., September 16, 2014 – As a partner in the Food Systems Fellowship Program coordinated by Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Merck Animal Health is pleased to announce ...
15 September 2014Merck Animal Health Receives Marketing Authorization from European Commission for NOBILIS® IB Primo QX for ChickensFirst Vaccine to Use SPHEREON®Technology Now AvailableSUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, September 15, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) today announced that, following ...
9 September 2014Merck Animal Health Introduces New Vaccine Option for Fight against Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS)SUMMIT, N.J., September 9, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced the introduction of PRIME PAC™ PRRS+, a vaccine for reducing clinical signs of reproductive disease in female breeding-age swine and ...
3 September 2014Merck Animal Health Recognizes 4-H Members for Advocacy WorkSUMMIT, N,.J., September 3, 2014 – In support of its commitment to 4-H, education and the development of the next generation of industry leaders, Merck Animal Health has proudly sponsored the inaugural ...
2 September 2014Merck Animal Health Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Canine Dry Eye SyndromeDog Owners Can See First Hand the Effects of Dry Eye on a Dog’s VisionSUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, September 2, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada) is launching ...
28 August 2014Merck Animal Health to Attend in 10th International Sea Lice Conference, “Sustainable Solutions in Sea Lice Management”SUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, August 28, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) today announced its sponsorship of the 10th International Sea Lice Conference, being hosted ...
20 August 2014Dr. Elizabeth Adams Joins Dairy Technical Services Team at Merck Animal HealthSummit, N.J., August 20, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced that Elizabeth Adams, D.V.M., has joined its Dairy Technical Services team. Prior to joining the company, Dr. Adams owned and operated ...
23 July 2014New Data about ZILMAX® Being Presented at 2014 ADSA-ASAS-CSAS Joint Annual MeetingSummit, N.J., July 22, 2014 – Merck Animal Health, known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada, today announced that new studies about ZILMAX® (zilpaterol hydrochloride), an FDA-approved ...
10 July 2014Merck Animal Health to Present Important Data at the 28th World Buiatrics Congress in Cairns, AustraliaBovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD), Herd Health, Udder Health and Reproduction to be DiscussedSUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, July 10, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) will ...
18 June 2014Merck Animal Health Announces Appointment of Dr. Mark Engle to the Swine Technical Services TeamSUMMIT, N.J., June 18, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced that Mark Engle, D.V.M, MS, has joined Merck Animal Health as a senior technical services manager for the Swine Business Unit. Dr. Engle ...
20 May 2014Merck Animal Health Announces FDA Approval of BRAVECTO™ (fluralaner)First Chewable Tablet for Dogs Effective for 12 Weeks* Against Fleas and TicksSUMMIT, NJ, May 20, 2014 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada) today announced ...
30 April 2014Merck Animal Health Launches Coccidiosis Management “App” Supports Development of More Effective Health ProtocolsSUMMIT, NJ—April 30, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today introduced Coccivac® Scheduler, an iPad® app, which will help poultry producers create best management practices protocols focused on minimizing the ...
29 April 2014Dr. Roger Winter Recognized for Outstanding Service to the Academy of Veterinary ConsultantsDE SOTO, Kan., April 29, 2014 – In recognition of his dedication to advancing technology and information sharing among bovine veterinarians, Roger Winter, D.V.M. has been awarded the Academy of Veterinary ...
10 April 2014Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of FameDE SOTO, Kan., April 10, 2014 – Five distinguished cattle veterinarians have been nominated and voting is underway for the 2014 Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame, which was created in 2011 to ...
10 April 2014Merck Animal Health Announces the Availability of MILDVAC-Ma5™Summit, N.J., April 10, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced the availability of  MILDVAC-Ma5™, a vaccine to control Massachusetts-type infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) – the most prevalent IBV ...
24 March 2014FDA Grants Merck Animal Health Approval for Two New AQUAFLOR® IndicationsSUMMIT, N.J., March 24, 2014 — Merck Animal Health, known as MSD Animal Health outside of the United States and Canada, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two ...
20 March 2014Merck Animal Health Launches Scholarship Program With the American Veterinary Medical FoundationAwards $100,000 to Veterinary StudentsSUMMIT, N.J., March 20, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced the recipients of the Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarship Program, awarding $100,000 ...
19 March 2014Merck Animal Health Receives FDA Approval of VetPen®First Insulin Pen for Dogs and Cats Makes Managing Diabetes More Convenient SUMMIT, NJ—March 19, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently ...
26 February 2014Study Results Show ACTIVYL® by Merck Animal Health Outperforms FRONTLINE® PlusEliminates More Than 99 Percent of Fleas: More Flea-Free Pets and Fewer Fleas in the HomeSUMMIT, N.J., February 26, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today released the results of a head-to-head research study ...
4 February 2014Merck Animal Health Introduces Once PMH® INOnly Intranasal Vaccine to Control Bacterial Pneumonia in Cattle DE SOTO, Kan. Feb. 4, 2014 – Merck Animal Health today introduced Once PMH® IN, the only intranasal vaccine to deliver dual bacterial pneumonia ...
21 January 2014Merck Animal Health Launches new addition to the Circumvent G2 Product Line Ready-To-Use PCV2 and M. hyo VaccineDE SOTO, Kan., - Jan. 21, 2014 - Merck Animal Health today introduced Circumvent® PCV-M G2 – a porcine circovirus Type 2 (PCV2) and Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae combination vaccine. The new vaccine is the ...
13 December 2013Merck Animal Health Shares Progress on Zilmax and the Five-Step Plan for Responsible BeefDuring the last 90 days, Merck Animal Health, with the input and oversight of its Advisory Board, has worked to implement its Five-Step Plan to Ensuring Responsible Beef and has made considerable progress. ...
10 December 2013Merck Animal Health Provides Scholarships, Internships to Veterinary Students Focused on Food Animal IndustrySummit, NJ, December 10, 2013 – As a sponsor of the Food Systems Fellowship Program coordinated by Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Merck Animal Health has awarded $5,000 scholarships ...
12 November 2013Merck Animal Health HomeAgain® Announces Hero of the Year Award Winner Founder of Rescue Organization Instrumental in Saving 8,000+ DogsSUMMIT, N.J., November 12, 2013 – HomeAgain® Pet Recovery Service, a product from Merck Animal Health, today announced Theresa Strader, founder of Colorado-based National Mill Dog Rescue, as the winner ...
7 November 2013Merck Animal Health's Vista® Vaccines Now Approved for Use in Pregnant Cows and Calves Nursing Pregnant CowsDE SOTO, Kan., Nov. 7, 2013 – Beef and dairy producers now have the flexibility to vaccinate pregnant cows and calves nursing pregnant cows against bovine reproductive and respiratory diseases with Vista®, ...
5 November 2013Merck Animal Health Launches Global Awareness Campaign to Support Pet Diabetes Month™“A Healthy Pet = A Happy Family” Encourages Pet Screening and TreatmentSUMMIT, NJ, Nov. 05, 2013 – Merck Animal Health has launched a global awareness campaign to support Pet Diabetes Month™ this November. ...
29 October 2013Merck Animal Health and Purina Nutrition Introduce Horse Care for Life™DE SOTO, Kan., Oct. 29, 2013 – Recognizing the need for more tailored equine healthcare information, Merck Animal Health and Purina Animal Nutrition have joined together to bring horse owners Horse Care ...
30 September 2013Merck Animal Health’s HomeAgain® Announces Finalists for Hero of the Year Award; Voting BeginsSUMMIT, N.J., September 30, 2013 – HomeAgain® Pet Recovery Service, a division of Merck Animal Health, today announced the five finalists for the HomeAgain Hero of the Year Award. Chosen by an esteemed ...
23 September 2013Merck Animal Health Recognizes Dr. Robert BonDurant for Commitment to Bovine Veterinary StudentsSummit, NJ, September 23, 2013 – In recognition of his commitment to the animal health industry and inspiring students and others in veterinary medicine, Merck Animal Health and the American Association ...
20 September 2013Merck Animal Health Continues Long-Standing Commitment to Bovine Veterinary Students’ EducationSummit, NJ, September 20, 2013 – During the past 10 years, Merck Animal Health has presented 72 outstanding bovine veterinary students with the American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) Bovine ...
9 September 2013Merck Animal Health Introduces Next Generation of Circovirus ProtectionDE SOTO, Kan., — Sept. 9, 2013 — Merck Animal Health is offering the first porcine circovirus Type 2 (PCV2) vaccine – Circumvent® PCV G2 – for use in pigs as early as 3 days of age. The new vaccine offers ...
16 August 2013Merck Animal Health Strengthens Commitment to Five Steps to Responsible BeefSUMMIT, N.J., Aug. 16, 2013 -- At Merck Animal Health, the health and well-being of animals is our first and foremost priority. We also take very seriously our commitment to providing safe, effective ...
13 August 2013Merck Animal Health Statement on Five Steps to Responsible BeefWe at Merck Animal Health pride ourselves on being a responsible company that puts animals and consumers first. The benefits and safety of Zilmax® (zilpaterol hydrochloride) are well documented and the ...
8 August 2013Merck Animal Health Statement on ZilmaxAnimal well-being is a priority for Merck Animal Health.The facts are clear. The benefits and safety of Zilmax® (zilpaterol) are well documented. Zilmax has a 30+ year history of research and development ...
7 August 2013Merck Animal Health Announces Presence at AQUA NOR 2013
Company Hosts Seminar Featuring Latest in Fish Health Research
SUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, August 7, 2013 -- Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada) announced today the company will participate in this year’s AQUA NOR 2013 in Trondheim, ...
23 July 2013Best Practices, Performance Technologies Presented at ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual MeetingOpportunities for Stronger Economic Returns, Greater Environmental SustainabilitySUMMIT, NJ – July 23, 2013 – The beef industry faces the challenge of producing enough affordable beef to meet the nutritional ...
24 June 2013Merck Animal Health Releases Second Module in Dairy Care365TM Training Series – Milk Parlor HandlingDE SOTO, Kan., June 24, 2013 – In today’s challenging economy, it’s vital that dairy producers make the most of every husbandry practice, including low-stress handling of their herd. Effective handling ...
5 June 2013HomeAgain® Launches Program to Recognize Companion Animal HeroesSUMMIT, N.J., June 5, 2013 – HomeAgain® Pet Recovery Service today announced a nationwide search for companion animal “heroes” and is reaching out to communities across the country to help find the HomeAgain ...
14 May 2013Merck Animal Health Dedicates New Company Headquarters Located in Summit, New JerseySUMMIT, NJ, May 14, 2013 – Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada) today announced the dedication of its new company headquarters in Summit, New Jersey. The ...
23 April 2013Merck Animal Health Reintroduces Vetsulin® to the U.S. Veterinary MarketSUMMIT, NJ—April 23, 2013 – Merck Animal Health today announced the availability of Vetsulin® (porcine insulin zinc suspension), the only FDA-approved insulin for both dogs and cats with diabetes mellitus. ...
15 April 2013Merck Animal Health Introduces SE Guard™New Salmonella Enteritidis Vaccine Option for Poultry ProducersSummit, NJ, April 15, 2013 – Merck Animal Health today introduced SE Guard™, the newest vaccine available for both broiler breeders and layers, ...
28 January 2013Merck Animal Health Launches Protectotype™ - An Innovative Vaccination Program to Increase Infectious Bronchitis Protection in PoultrySummit, N.J, January 28, 2013 – Infectious bronchitis (IB) is a significant challenge for the poultry industry given the speed and frequency with which the disease evolves and spreads, as well as its ...
5 November 2012Merck Animal Health Introduces Bron-Newcavac-SE™ for the Control of Salmonella EnteritidisSUMMIT, N.J., Nov. 5, 2012 – Merck Animal Health today announced the introduction of Bron-Newcavac-SETM, an effective, long-lasting vaccine to control Newcastle disease, infectious bronchitis and Salmonella ...
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4 October 2012Merck Animal Health Launches New Dairy Care365™ Training SeriesAnimal Handling and Care Training Available for Dairy-Farm EmployeesDE SOTO, Kan., Oct. 4, 2012 – To train, equip and support dairy producers in their continuous efforts to provide the best care possible ...
1 October 2012Merck Animal Health introduces Incurin™ (estriol) TabletsNew product offers a simple, natural solution for female canine urinary incontinence.SUMMIT, NJ—October 1, 2012 – Merck Animal Health announces the availability of Incurin, a new FDA-approved treatment ...
26 September 2012Merck Animal Health Awards $12,000 to Top Bovine Veterinary StudentsSummit, NJ, Sept. 26, 2012 – During the past eight years, Merck Animal Health has awarded 57 scholarships to veterinary students pursuing careers in large animal medicine. This year, eight bovine veterinary ...
26 September 2012Dr. Art Currey Receives Mentor of the Year AwardSUMMIT, NJ, September 26, 2012 – In recognition of his commitment to the animal health industry and inspiring students and others in veterinary medicine, Art Currey, D.V.M., received the Mentor of the ...
17 September 2012Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame Inductees AnnouncedDrs. John Herrick and Jim Jarrett recognized for outstanding contributionsto cattle production veterinary medicineDE SOTO, Kan., Sept. 13, 2012 – John Herrick, D.V.M., and Jim Jarrett, D.V.M., will be ...
14 September 2012Merck Animal Health Notes Importance of Salmonella ComplianceCommits to Partnering with Layer Operations on Salmonella Control ProgramsSUMMIT, NJ, Commercial egg-laying operators are keenly aware of how important effective disease management is to the health and ...
20 August 2012Celebrity Puppets Appear on Lifetime TV’s “The Balancing Act” to Discuss the Importance of Vaccinating PetsSUMMIT, NJ, August 2012 – Mutt and Kitty, celebrity spokes-pets for Merck Animal Health, will appear on “The Balancing Act” airing on Lifetime Television August 21 and October 2 to discuss the importance ...
11 June 2012Merck Animal Health Announces ACTIVYL® AND ACTIVYL® TICK PLUS
First Flea Products to Use Bioactivation
SUMMIT, N.J., June 11, 2012 – Merck Animal Health, a leading provider of innovative animal health products and services, today announced the U.S. launch of Activyl® and Activyl® Tick Plus. Activyl treats ...
25 April 2012Merck Animal Health Announces New NOBIVAC® Vaccination Campaign
Celebrity Puppets Bring Awareness to Pet Health
WASHINGTON, DC, April 25, 2012 – Mutt and Kitty, celebrity spokes-pets for Merck Animal Health, formally launched their “Vote for Vaccination” campaign in the nation’s capital today. The dog and cat duo ...
23 April 2012HOMEAGAIN Pet Recovery Service Reunites One Million Lost Pets
Underscores Importance of Microchips and Up-to-Date Contact Information
SUMMIT, N.J., April 23, 2012 – The HomeAgain® Pet Recovery Service announced today that it has reunited more than one million lost pets with their families. This achievement is a tribute to the quality ...
20 April 2012AVC Honors Founding Member with Outstanding Service AwardDr. Hal Rinker spent a lifetime committed to career and communityDE SOTO, Kan., April 20, 2012 – To live a life of service by helping others was a principle lived by the late Hal Rinker, D.V.M., West ...
16 April 2012Merck Animal Health statement on transparencyRegarding recent attention to the relationship between academic and industry science about studies on Merck Animal Health's Zilmax(R) (zilpaterol hydrochloride 4.8%), an FDA-approved feed supplement for ...
10 April 2012Dairy Market Central App is One-stop Source for Industry Information
Merck Animal Health Launches New Informational Tool
DE SOTO, Kan., April 10, 2012 – Dairy Market Central, a new app for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets combining the latest news, markets, weather and resources, was released today by Merck Animal ...
10 April 2012Legendary Veterinarians Nominated for Industry-wide Honor
Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame Voting opens April 13
DE SOTO, Kan., April 10, 2012 – Five individuals, representing more than 200 years of service in cattle production medicine, have been selected by their peers as nominees for the Cattle Production Veterinarian ...
9 April 2012New label for AQUAFLOR® offers more options, flexibility to U.S. fish farmersSUMMIT, New Jersey, April 9, 2012 — New indications for AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol) Type A Medicated Article have given more U.S. fish farmers additional options for using the broad-spectrum, in-feed antibiotic ...
22 November 2011New Video Tells Positive Story of Dairy Farmers
Merck Animal Health introduces fact-filled, animated video
DE SOTO, Kan., Nov. 22, 2011 – A new video, “U.S. Dairy Farmers Care,” tells the story of dairy farmers and their commitment to their animals, the environment, local communities and consumers. Merck Animal ...
6 October 2011Inaugural Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame Recognizes Influential Veterinarians
Drs. Harold Amstutz and Dan Upson honored for life-long dedication to cattle production veterinary medicine
DE SOTO, Kan., Oct. 6, 2011 – Hundreds of cattle production veterinarians gathered to celebrate the central role that veterinarians have in food production and recognize two men for their incredible contributions ...
30 September 2011Western Kentucky University Professor Jenks Britt Receives Merck Animal Health Mentor of the Year AwardDE SOTO, Kan., Sept. 30, 2011 – In recognition of his commitment to the animal-health industry and for inspiring students and others in veterinary medicine, Jenks Britt, D.V.M., D.A.B.V.P., Western Kentucky ...
28 September 2011Merck Animal Health Awards $12,000 to Top Bovine Veterinary StudentsDE SOTO, Kan., Sept. 28, 2011 – Eight bovine veterinary students from across the United States each received $1,500 and an all-expenses-paid trip to the American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) ...
26 September 2011Study shows INNOVAX® Vaccines Protect Chickens Against Newcastle Disease for at Least 60 WeeksSUMMIT, New Jersey, September 26, 2011 — INNOVAX®-ND and INNOVAX®-ND-SB, two one-dose recombinant vaccines widely used by the U.S. poultry industry, have been shown to aid in the protection of Newcastle ...
13 September 2011Inaugural Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame Inductees AnnouncedDE SOTO, Kan., Sept. 13, 2011 – Harold Amstutz, D.V.M., and Dan Upson, D.V.M., M.S. Ph.D., will be honored as the inaugural inductees to the Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame at the American ...
25 August 2011Merck Animal Health Expands Vaccine Manufacturing Unit at Elkhorn Biotechnology Excellence CenterELKHORN, NE, United States, August 25, 2011 – Merck Animal Health (MSD Animal Health outside the USA and Canada), formerly known as Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, has opened today an expansion ...
12 August 2011OPTIMMUNE® (0.2 % cyclosporine) Ophthalmic Ointment Now AvailableSUMMIT, N.J., July 27, 2011 – Merck Animal Health is pleased to announce OPTIMMUNE® (0.2 % cyclosporine) Ophthalmic Ointment, the only FDA-approved treatment for canine Chronic Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca ...
22 July 2011Dairy Industry Makes Strides in Respiratory ManagementMerck Animal Health Announces Results of Respiratory Management Survey; Data Represents More than 11 Percent of the U.S. Dairy-calf PopulationSUMMIT, N.J., July 22, 2011 – The dairy industry has made ...
22 July 2011Merck Animal Health Introduces COCCIVAC®-D2 for U.S. Broiler Breeders and Commercial LayersSUMMIT, New Jersey, July 22, 2011 – Merck Animal Health has obtained regulatory approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for Coccivac®-D2 — a new-generation version of a coccidiosis vaccine that ...
22 July 2011Merck Animal Health Introduces COCCIVAC®-D2 for U.S. Broiler Breeders and Commercial LayersSUMMIT, New Jersey, July 22, 2011 – Merck Animal Health has obtained regulatory approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for Coccivac®-D2 — a new-generation version of a coccidiosis vaccine that ...
30 June 2011MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH FUNDS EDUCATIONAL FORUM HOSTED BY COLORADO LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATIONGrant Monies Support Colorado Livestock Association Education SeriesSUMMIT, NJ, June 30, 2011 – Colorado Livestock Association (CLA) hosted an educational forum for producers on animal well-being as part ...
30 June 2011USDA Approval Announced for Non-Hormone Treated Cattle Export to EUSUMMIT, NJ, June 30, 2011 – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved the use of the Tri-Merit® Non-Hormone Treated Cattle (NHTC) program, allowing U.S. beef to be exported to the European ...
16 June 2011HomeAgain® PetRescuers Rally on Facebook to Help Keep Pets Safe on July 4thSUMMIT, NJ, June 16, 2011 – The fireworks and revelries of the Fourth of July often turn happy, contented pets into scaredy cats and petrified pooches - leading to more pets going missing than any other ...
1 June 2011INTERVET/SCHERING-PLOUGH ANIMAL HEALTH LAUNCHES DAIRY PRODUCER EDUCATION PROGRAMInitiative educates and equips people on the front lines of food productionSummit, N.J., June 1, 2011 – Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health is working with dairy veterinarians and producers to educate ...
7 October 2010NEW INNOVAX®-ND VACCINE FOR CHICKENS PROTECTS AGAINST NEWCASTLE, MAREK’S IN ONE DOSE — WITH NO REACTIONSSUMMIT, NJ, October 7, 2010 — Innovax®-ND, a recombinant vaccine that helps aid in the protection of Newcastle and Marek’s diseases in chickens with just one dose, has been approved for use in the United ...
5 October 2010NEW CANINE EAR INFECTION TREATMENT COMBINES THREE POWERFUL AGENTS IN ONCE-A-DAY THERAPYBOXMEER (The Netherlands), October 4, 2010 – A new once-a-day treatment for otitis externa (inflammation of the outer ear and ear canal) in dogs is now available from Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, ...
20 September 2010NEW FOUR-WAY VACCINE FOR CANINE LEPTOSPIROSIS APPROVEDSummit, N.J., September 20, 2010 – A new vaccine, Nobivac® Lepto4, is the first and only 4-way canine leptospirosis vaccine to be approved for protecting dogs against mortality from a debilitating disease, ...
16 September 2010PET OWNERS SEEKING DOG FLU VACCINE HAVE NEW “CLINIC LOCATOR” SEARCH TOOLSummit, N.J., September 16, 2010 – People thinking about flu shots for themselves may also want to consider protecting their canine friends from canine influenza. A new addition to the informational site ...
3 August 2010New Brochure Offers Guidelines for Aspergillosis Management in PoultryNEW BROCHURE PROVIDES GUIDELINES FOR ASPERGILLOSIS MANAGEMENT IN POULTRYSUMMIT, New Jersey (Aug. 3, 2010) — A new brochure from Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health provides practical information on ...
28 July 2010INTERVET/SCHERING-PLOUGH ANIMAL HEALTH LAUNCHES ONCE-A-DAY ORAL ANTIBIOTIC THAT CATS (AND DOGS) ACTUALLY LIKESummit, N.J., July 22, 2010 – No one has to tell cat owners how hard it is to give their pets medicine. A new cat-friendly, malt-flavored oral antibiotic, ORBAX® (orbifloxacin) Oral Suspension, solves ...
9 June 2010NOBIVAC® CANINE FLU VACCINE GRANTED LICENSE BY USDAThe first vaccine against canine influenza virus (CIV), Nobivac® Canine Flu H3N8, has been granted a full license by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), according to the USDA’s Animal ...
23 June 2009New Vaccine from Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal HealthVaccine Against Canine Flu Granted Conditional License by USDAROSELAND, N.J., June 23, 2009 – Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, the global leader in veterinary biologicals, today announced the availability ...
15 June 2009Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health Introduces Nobivac™ Lyme, a Unique Vaccine Providing Dogs with Dual ProtectionROSELAND, N.J., June 15, 2009 – Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health announced the introduction of Nobivac™ Lyme. This new-generation Lyme vaccine is the only vaccine specifically designed to provide ...
15 June 2009Winn Foundation Encourages Permanent Identification of CatsToo Few Lost Cats Are Ever Reunited with their OwnersThe Winn Feline Foundation announces that for the second consecutive year the HomeAgain Pet Recovery Service has pledged to donate $1 toward feline ...
23 September 2008U.S. Pet Owners Can Double The impact of Vaccinations to Help Reduce Rabies in Africa, Save LivesMillsboro, Del., September 23, 2008 – American pet owners and their animals can help save lives in Africa through vaccinations administered in the U.S. between now and December 31, 2008. Pet owners are ...
23 September 2008Vaccinating U.S. Pets Can Help Reduce Rabies in Africa, Save LivesVACCINATING U.S. PETS CAN HELP REDUCE RABIES IN AFRICA, SAVE LIVES“Help Here. Change There.” Theme of Vaccination CampaignMillsboro, Del., September 23, 2008 – Fifty years of mandatory rabies immunization ...
13 May 2008Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health Introduces EquiRab™ VaccineIntervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health Introduces EquiRab™ Vaccine New equine vaccine provides long-lasting protection against deadly effects of rabiesMILLSBORO, Del. (May 13, 2008) – Intervet/Schering-Plough ...
7 May 2008It's time to declare open season on intestinal parasitesIt's time to declare open season on intestinal parasitesProminent veterinarian warns fellow hunting dog owners about an unseen threat to their dogs’ health and performanceHunting dog owners go to great ...
23 April 2008Schering-Plough Announces Planned Divestiture of Select Animal Health Products in EuropeSchering-Plough Announces Planned Divestiture of Select Animal Health Products in EuropeKENILWORTH, N.J., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) today announced two ...
17 April 2008Intervet Receives Combination Approvals for Zilmax®Intervet Receives Combination Approvals for Zilmax® FDA approves combination clearances for feeds containing Zilmax, MGA®, Rumensin® and Tylan®MILLSBORO, Del. (April 17, 2008) — Intervet Inc. announces ...
2 April 2008Never Re-implant AgainNever Re-implant Again Revalor®-XS: Beef industry’s first delayed-release combination implant now availableMILLSBORO, Del. (April 2, 2008) –– Never re-implant again. These are powerful words to cattle ...
2 April 2008Intervet Introduces Rev-X™ Universal Implant ToolIntervet Introduces Rev-X™ Universal Implant Tool New implant tool brings value through convenienceMILLSBORO, Del. (April 2, 2008) –– Implanting cattle is now simplified. In conjunction with the launch ...
18 February 2008HOMEAGAIN® Announces Partnership With Petfirst Healthcare®Lost Pet Insurance Offered to HomeAgain Members and New Pet AdoptersEach year more than 10 million pets become lost, with many of these pets finding themselves in harm’s way while away from home. Sadly, ...
14 February 2008Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation Launches New 9-Way Clostridial VaccineSCHERING-PLOUGH ANIMAL HEALTH CORPORATION LAUNCHES NEW 9-WAY CLOSTRIDIAL VACCINECAVALRY 9, Broadest Spectrum Clostridial Vaccine Currently Available to the U.S. Cattle IndustryKENILWORTH, N.J., [February ...
7 February 2008Producer Survey Says Age and Source Verification PaysPRODUCER SURVEY SAYS AGE AND SOURCE VERIFICATION PAYS TRI-MERIT® users earn additional $10 per hundred weightKENILWORTH, N.J. (Feb. 7, 2008) – A survey of more than 150 cow/calf producers across the ...
7 February 2008Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation Launches New UltraSaber ™ Pour-on Insecticide for Beef Cattle and CalvesSCHERING-PLOUGH ANIMAL HEALTH CORPORATION LAUNCHES NEW ULTRA SABER ™ POUR-ON INSECTICIDE FOR BEEF CATTLE AND CALVESULTRA SABER Provides U.S. Beef Producers With a New Standard of Pour-On Insecticide ...
7 February 2008Producer Survey Says Age and Source Verification PaysTRI-MERIT® users earn additional $10 per hundred weight A survey of more than 150 cow/calf producers across the country revealed that producers using age and source verification systems, like TRI-MERIT®, ...
31 January 2008Intervet Receives FDA Approval for Revalor®-XSIntervet Receives FDA Approval for Revalor®-XS Performance Technology Breakthrough Will Simplify Cattle Feeding MILLSBORO, Del. (Jan. 31, 2007) Intervet announces it has received approval by the U.S. ...
28 January 2008Digital Angel’s Recent Acquisition of Geissler Technologies Expands Company’s Commercial Relationship With Schering-PloughPartnership with Global Animal Management Strengthens Digital Angel’s Mission to Become a Leader in Food SafetyDigital Angel (NASDAQ: DIGA), an advanced technology company in the field of rapid and ...
6 November 2007AQUAFLOR® Approved for Controlling Mortality Due to Furunculosis in Freshwater-Reared SalmonidsEfficacy studies show that AQUAFLOR is highly effectiveAQUAFLOR® (florfenicol), the fast-acting in-feed antibiotic developed by Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation, has been approved by the U.S. ...
16 October 2007Circumvent™ PCV vaccine - new PCV2 vaccine licenseCircumvent™ PCV vaccine - new PCV2 vaccine license Intervet receives full USDA license for first two-dose Porcine Circovirus, Type 2 vaccineMILLSBORO, Del. (Oct.16, 2007) – Intervet Inc. announces ...
1 October 2007World Dairy Expo Dairyman of the Year, Industry Person of the Year Award Winners AnnouncedFrank Regan, Waukon, Iowa, Dairyman of the Year, Steve Larson, Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, Industry Person of the YearThe winners of the 2007 World Dairy Expo Dairyman of the Year and Industry Person of ...
29 August 2007Intervet Sponsors Veterinary Symposium at the 2007 Therio/ACT/AETA Annual ConventionIntervet Sponsors Veterinary Symposium at the 2007 Therio/ACT/AETA Annual ConventionMillsboro, DE—July 16, 2007. Intervet Inc. announced today that it is proud to sponsor the Senior Vet Student Survival ...
1 August 2007Schering-Plough Animal Health Acquires International Distribution Rights for Aviguard® from MDLCompetitive-exclusion product controls intestinal disease in poultryLooking to expand its growing line of intestinal-health products for poultry, Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has acquired ...
19 July 2007Zilmax® Post-Approval Research Nears CompletionZilmax® Post-Approval Research Nears Completion Intervet’s New Performance Technology Offers Value throughout Beef IndustryMILLSBORO, Del. (July 19, 2007) – An 11-trial effort extensively studying ...
17 July 2007US Vets Vaccinate Pets and Save LivesUS VETS VACCINATE PETS AND SAVE LIVES IN THE SERENGETIIntervet Will Donate Rabies Vaccines to Eradicate Severe Rabies Threat to Children and Families in the SerengetiMillsboro, DE–July 16, 2007. As ...
16 April 2007New AQUAFLOR®-CA1 Conditionally Approved by FDA for Controlling Columnaris in CatfishFirst and only catfish antibiotic approved for highly prevalent and costly bacterial diseaseSchering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has introduced AQUAFLOR®-CA1 (florfenicol), the first and only in-feed ...
21 March 2007AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol) Approved for Freshwater-reared SalmonidsFirst and only antibiotic in U.S. for coldwater diseaseAQUAFLOR® (florfenicol), the first new in-feed antibiotic licensed for U.S. aquaculture in more than two decades, has become the first and only antibiotic ...
26 February 2007USDA Approves TRI-MERIT™ Electronic Ear-Tags for National Animal Identification SystemUSDA APPROVES TRI-MERIT™ ELECTRONIC EAR-TAGS FOR NATIONAL ANIMAL IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM KENILWORTH, NJ (February 26, 2007) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved g.TAG™ electronic ear-tags ...
26 February 2007Intervet Receives USDA Approval for Innovax™-SB-NDThe first worldwide recombinant vvMD- ND VaccineIntervet Inc. announces it has received approval by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for Innovax™-SB-ND, the first recombinant vaccine ...
1 February 2007Research Findings Reveal Perceptions, Opportunities for Age and Source Verified CattleRESEARCH FINDINGS REVEAL PERCEPTIONS, OPPORTUNITIES FOR AGE AND SOURCE VERIFIED CATTLEKENILWORTH, N.J. (February 1, 2007) – Access to livestock with value-added information, such as process verified ...
11 December 2006Announcing the Intervet Foal Care ProgramSMNew program outlines essential first steps in foal healthcareIntervet Inc. announces the Intervet Foal Care Program, the industry’s first integrated foal-health program developed especially to help horse ...
5 December 2006Broad-spectrum Parasite Control Yields Heavier Heifers in Feedlot TrialsTreating heifers with Safe-Guard® and then treating with Ivomec® yields more effective parasite control than a single treatmentBroad spectrum parasite control from a treatment of a fenbendazole oral drench, ...
1 December 2006Intervet Introduces Prestige® IV FoalShotNew four-way vaccine is the first designed especially for foalsIntervet Inc., a global leader in animal vaccine research and development, announces the availability of Prestige IV FoalShot with Havlogen® ...
22 September 2006Vista® Vaccine new DOI Claims Mean Longer Respiratory and Reproductive ProtectionIntervet Inc. announces new longer respiratory and reproductive durations of immunity (DOI) for its Vista vaccine line. Recent USDA-awarded DOI claims for Vista extended the respiratory protection of ...
25 July 2006Citing Special Need, USDA Issues Conditional License for Poultry Industry’s First Vaccine for Necrotic EnteritisSchering-Plough Animal Health Now Field Testing Product in USSchering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has obtained a conditional license from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to begin field testing ...
21 July 2006Vista® Vaccine Now Provides the Industry’s Only BVD Type 1 Fetal Infection ProtectionVista continues to elevate expectations with new reproductive label claimIntervet Inc. announces a new USDA-approved Vista vaccine label claim. Vista now is the only modified-live vaccine (MLV) for cattle ...
16 July 2006Intervet Introduces Continuum® Feline HCP VaccineThe first and only proven 3-year feline vaccine against herpesvirus-1, calicivirus and panleukopeniaIntervet Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of animal health vaccines, announced today the introduction ...
12 June 2006Intervet Launches Swine Parasite Evaluation ProgramFree parasite analysis offers insight to help reclaim gains, profitabilityInternal parasites can seriously decrease swine performance, while robbing producers of hard-earned profits. Even a light internal ...
2 May 2006Intervet Announces Vista® 5 VL5 SQThe only modified-live 5-way viral with Vibrio and Lepto hardjo-bovis protectionIntervet Inc., a global leader in livestock vaccine research and development, announces the availability of Vista 5 VL5 ...
1 May 2006NEW! Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) Implements New RegulationsSimilar to U.S. regulations regarding residues of agricultural chemicals in food Schering-Plough Animal Health556 Morris Avenue Summit, New Jersey 07901 (908) 473-3336 Luis Fernandez, Senior ...
20 March 2006Intervet Introduces Continuum™ DAP, the First and Only Canine Vaccine Approved by the USDA that Provides Three-Year Duration-of-ImmunityIntervet Inc., a leading manufacturer of animal health vaccines, introduced today Continuum™ DAP, the first and only canine vaccine approved by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for three-year ...
16 March 2006Dogs and Catfish? - New VFD drug for catfish expected to fuel demand for veterinary services & expertiseCompanion and large-animal veterinarians near major catfish-production areas of the United States may want to bone up on aquatic diseases to help meet the expected surge in demand for veterinary services.The ...
14 March 2006FDA’s Approval of AQUAFLOR Marks New Era in TeamworkThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recent approval of AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol) Type A Medicated Article for catfish marked a significant milestone in the industry’s combined efforts to make more products ...
1 February 2006Partnerships, Industry Cooperation Important in Source Verification Of U.S. CattleAnimal ID will challenge, redefine cattle industryVeterinarians and cattle producers and industry representatives said today that industry cooperation and partnerships will be critical in implementing ...
1 February 2006Intervet Introduces Cattle Business Messaging ServiceCattle feeders receive vital market information rapidly and conveniently through cell phonesIntervet Inc. announces the availability of Intervet Cattle Business Messaging (ICBM), a new service that delivers ...
27 January 2006Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation Introduces New Product Application to Control Swine Respiratory DiseaseSchering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has introduced Nuflor® Oral 2.3% Concentrate Solution, the broadest spectrum oral antibiotic available for the treatment of several major causes of swine respiratory ...
3 January 2006Intervet Announces New Lepto Hardjo Label ClaimVista™ portfolio of protection expands to aid in the prevention of urinary shedding of L. hardjo organismsIntervet Inc., a global leader in livestock vaccine research and development, announces a new ...
1 January 2006Intervet and Professional Cattle Consultants Collaborate to Offer Business SolutionsPartnership provides cattle feeders with management tools to enhance operation productivityIntervet Inc. and Professional Cattle Consultants (PCC) have collaborated to leverage their product and service ...
20 December 2005Schering-Plough Animal Health Launches New Web Site for AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol) in U.S.Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has launched a new web site to keep the U.S. aquaculture industry abreast of the latest developments with AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol), the first antibiotic approved ...
30 November 2005Schering-Plough Animal Health Commemorates 50th AnniversaryCompany Recognizes Veterinarians with Donation to American Veterinary Medical FoundationSchering-Plough Animal Health Corp. (SPAH), a global leader in advancing the health and welfare of animals, is celebrating ...
11 November 2005Schering-Plough Receives First U.S. Approval for AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol)First In-Feed Antibiotic for U.S. Aquaculture in More Than 20 YearsSchering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) today announced its Animal Health Division has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug ...
28 October 2005FDA Approves AQUAFLOR® (florfenicol) for CatfishFirst In-Feed Antibiotic for U.S. Aquaculture in More Than 20 Years Provides New Weapon Against Mounting Disease LossesAQUAFLOR® (florfenicol), the first new in-feed antibiotic for U.S. aquaculture in ...
22 September 2005Schering-Plough Animal Health Lends Aid and Support to People and Pets Affected by HurricaneKatrina Disaster Underscores Importance of Animal IdentificationSchering-Plough Animal Health Corp. (SPAH) today announced that it has contributed nearly $130,000 to aid Hurricane Katrina relief efforts ...
25 July 2005Citing Special Need, USDA Issues Conditional License for Poultry Industry’s First Vaccine for Necrotic EnteritisSchering-Plough Animal Health Now Field Testing Product in USSchering-Plough Animal Health Corporation has obtained a conditional license from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to begin field testing ...
10 July 2005Intervet Introduces Vista™The premier modified-live vaccine (MLV) for cattle, Vista provides the most complete, longest lasting protection available against Bovine Viral Diarrhea (BVD) Type 1 and Type 2, Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis ...
5 April 2004FDA Approves First Insulin Drug for Diabetic DogsAnnouncing, Vetsulin™ (porcine insulin zinc suspension), the first and only FDA approved insulin available in the USA for treating diabetic dogs. See FDA press release below. Vetsulin is a prescription ...
1 March 2004N. caninum Feedlot Study in Alberta CanadaA study was conducted in Alberta to determine the seroprevalence of Neospora caninum in feedlot calves purchased from various auction markets throughout western Canada.