• August 4, 2013
    HUINAN, JILIN, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zoetis today announced that its joint venture in China received the approval by the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China for Rui Lan An™, a specialized vaccine to help control the highly pathogenic porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (HP PRRS). Rui Lan An, which will be launched later this month, is the first vaccine to emerge from the joint venture that was established to develop and manufacture animal vaccinesmore...
  • July 10, 2013
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J., July 10, 2013 — Zoetis Inc., formerly the animal health business unit of Pfizer Inc., and The Roslin Institute at the University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, today announced a collaboration for research of Salmonella in cattle.The Roslin Institute has received funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) to support collaborative research with Zoetis that will bring valuable industry knowledge and input into its academic research program.more...
  • July 8, 2013
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J., July 8, 2013 – U.S. pork producers and the packers that harvest the meat they produce now have the added assurance that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved two processes regarding the use of IMPROVEST® (gonadotropin releasing factor analog – diphtheria toxoid conjugate).  IMPROVEST, an immunological product, is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the temporary immunological castration and reduction of boar taint* in intactmore...
  • May 30, 2013
    Finding time in a hectic veterinary practice to order animal health products from Zoetis just became faster and easier, thanks to a new web-based ordering site that offers customers in the United States 24/7 access to more than 300 product lines that support the health of beef and dairy cattle, poultry, pigs, dogs, cats, horses and sheep. The new eCommerce site (www.zoetisus.com click on SHOP)—the industry’s most robust and personalizedmore...
  • May 20, 2013
    Zoetis Inc., formerly the animal health business unit of Pfizer, today announced a gift of $100,000 for Salmonella research to Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Animal and Food Sciences. The research gift will help provide resources to better understand and describe the ecology of Salmonella in cattle populations and to discover and evaluate tools that might ultimately result in a safermore...
  • March 22, 2013
    Zoetis, formerly Pfizer Animal Health, announces the return of the Cattle Call grant program and is accepting research proposals for improving cattle reproduction or developing models for managing cattle pain. The Cattle Call supports the development of new products and services that improve the health and productivity of beef and dairy cattle. In 2013, Zoetis will fund one or more researchers with a grant of up to $150,000, withmore...
  • October 3, 2012
    Pfizer Animal Health announces the launch of Poulvac E coli, the first spray vaccine against avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC) for the poultry industry to be approved in the European Union. This new vaccine is based on a European E. coli isolate, and has been shown to provide a broad protection against field infections found in the region. It can be administered from one day of age, and studies have shown that it generates amore...
  • April 13, 2012
    PARIS, France--Four European academic research groups, together with Pfizer Animal Health, have forged a new research consortium to combat uterine disease - a problem that costs the EU dairy industry about €1.4billion annually. Called the IPUD research project (Integrated systems approach for Preventing Uterine Disease in dairy cattle), the collaboration involves academic research groups at Swansea University, the University ofmore...
  • April 11, 2012
    RALEIGH, N.C.--Poultry science students at the University of Arkansas have been awarded a $3,000 grant for their initiative which aims to improve the public’s understanding of the poultry industry. The award is courtesy of Reach Teach Learn―a Pfizer Animal Health Global Poultry project―which invited agriculture students across the U.S. to demonstrate how they could open a dialogue with consumers and enhance the perception of the poultrymore...
  • February 27, 2012
    MADISON, N.J.--Fostera™ PRRS*, a modified-live vaccine for growing pigs from Pfizer Animal Health, brings a new high standard of innovation to the costly battle against porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) respiratory disease. Demonstrating its commitment to high standards, Pfizer Animal Health's research and development team made a significant breakthrough. They created unique cell lines that were able to express amore...