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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 ...
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 ...