• December 17, 2013
    Zoetis is part of a consortium of 22 academic, industry and private enterprise organizations from 11 countries who are exploring new ways to ensure the sustainability of modern animal production. The consortium was recently awarded the largest animal health grant in EU history. Read the full press release here.more...
  • December 11, 2013
    Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized Guidance #213 establishing the procedures for voluntarily phasing out growth promotion indications for medically important antibiotics in alignment with Guidance #209 and published proposed changes to the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) regulation.The VFD regulation mandates the rules and responsibilities of licensed veterinarians in prescribing and administering medically important antibiotics in feed.  more...
  • October 22, 2013
    From the cows that provide the milk for a bowl of cereal to the deer nibbling on a shrub in the park, from sea lions working with their trainers at the zoo to puppies chasing balls in the yard, the connections humans have with animals are vast. This special relationship is explored in a new mobile exhibit from the Smithsonian.“Animal Connections: Our Journey Together,” a custom-built exhibition housed on an 18-wheel truck that expands into 1,000 square feet of space, will be on view on themore...
  • October 1, 2013
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J., October 1, 2013 – Zoetis Inc., (NYSE: ZTS) formerly the animal health business unit of Pfizer Inc., has notified the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the company will voluntarily withdraw the marketing authorizations (New Animal Drug Applications) for 3-Nitro (roxarsone)  and Carb-O-Sep ® (carbarsone). The decision to withdraw the marketing authorization for 3-Nitro, a feed medicine containing the organic arsenical roxarsone, follows the suspension ofmore...
  • August 16, 2013
    NEWARK, N.J. August 16, 2013 —From the cows that provide the milk for a bowl of cereal to the deer nibbling on a shrub in the park, from sea lions working with their trainers at the zoo to puppies chasing balls in the yard, the connections humans have with animals are vast. This special relationship is explored in a new mobile exhibition from the Smithsonian.“Animal Connections: Our Journey Together,” a custom-built exhibition housed on an 18-wheel truck that expands into 1,000 square feet ofmore...
  • 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...