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May 15, 2014, 08:06 ET
National winner and University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine senior, Katherine Nadolny, receives the second annual Bayer Excellence in Communication Award (BECA).  Left to right: Dr. Neil C. Olson, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine; Katherine Nadolny, BECA National Winner; Dr. Ronald Cott, Associate Dean for Student & Alumni Affairs; Dr. Adrienne Willette, Veterinary Technical Services, Bayer (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare Animal Health)

Bayer Awards Students at 27 Veterinary Schools $70,000 in Scholarship Funding

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health today announced that Katherine Nadolny, a senior at the University of Missouri's College of Veterinary...

Mar 12, 2014, 08:07 ET
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Bayer HealthCare launches eight new products to treat flea and tick infestations

Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health division today launched eight new flea and/or tick treatment and control solutions to be...

Feb 28, 2014, 08:02 ET
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Bayer HealthCare's Seresto® voted best new flea and tick control product for dogs in the 2014 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Awards1

 Americans cast their votes in a leading consumer-voted awards program in North America and Bayer HealthCare's Seresto® was selected as...

Nov 20, 2013, 09:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare Awards Veterinary Students $72,500 in Scholarship Funds for Communications Excellence

 Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health division announces the launch of the 2014 Bayer Excellence in Communication Award. Rolled...

Sep 12, 2013, 14:22 ET
Sheryl Crow, One A Day Women's Nutrition Mission grant competition winner in NYC.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare LLC)

One A Day® Women's, Feeding America® and Sheryl Crow Celebrate Heroes on a "Nutrition Mission" to Fight Hunger in Local Communities

Food insecurity is a problem in America, with some low-income families having to choose, at times, between buying food essentials and paying the...

Jul 22, 2013, 07:00 ET
"America's Cats: What We Don't Know Can Hurt Them."  Results of the Bayer Veterinary Care Usage Study III: Feline Findings.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health Division)

Bayer-AAFP study reveals half of America's 74 million cats are not receiving regular veterinary care

 A study conducted by Bayer HealthCare, in collaboration with the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), found...

May 10, 2013, 13:05 ET

Bayer HealthCare Committed to Growing Animal Health Business

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health division expanded their product portfolio and introduced seven products to the market as the...

May 07, 2013, 09:00 ET

Colorado State University Student Wins Bayer Excellence in Communication Award National Scholarship

 Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health Division is proud to announce that Jessica Bridge, a junior at Colorado State University's College of...

May 02, 2013, 09:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare Introduces Seresto™, Offering Easy-To-Use Flea and Tick Control for Dogs or Cats that Lasts Eight Months

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division has now provided dog and cat owners the same performance they expect from a monthly flea and tick...

Jan 21, 2013, 08:00 ET

Bayer-AAFP study finds 78 percent of veterinarians see cat care as key to practice growth, but many are slow to make practices more cat-friendly

 A new study conducted by Bayer HealthCare, in collaboration with the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), reveals that 78...

Jan 20, 2013, 08:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare Introduces Seresto™, Offering Easy-To-Use Flea and Tick Control for Dogs or Cats that Lasts Eight Months

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division today announced the launch of Seresto, an effective, eight-month tick and flea...

Jan 03, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Bayer HealthCare completes acquisition of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries' U.S. animal health business

 Bayer HealthCare LLC announced today that it has received the necessary regulatory approvals to complete the acquisition of the U.S.-based...

Dec 05, 2012, 08:00 ET

"Cat Myth Busters" share "how-tos" of winterizing your pet

 Since ancient times, cats have been misunderstood, leading to many false feline myths. Some are harmless, like cats can't get along with dogs;...

Nov 29, 2012, 09:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare Introduces Resultix™, a New Tick Killing Solution for Dogs and Cats

Today, Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division made it easy to kill ticks on dogs and cats with Resultix, a new, simple spray-on formula that...

Oct 30, 2012, 01:37 ET

Bayer to acquire Schiff Nutrition International for US$ 1.2 billion

Bayer HealthCare LLC has signed a merger agreement to acquire Schiff Nutrition International, Inc. (NYSE: SHF), a leading company offering vitamins...

Oct 17, 2012, 08:00 ET

"Cat Myth Busters" tell the truth about felines in Cats 2.0

 Since ancient times, cats have been misunderstood, leading to many false feline myths. Some are harmless, like cats can't get along with dogs;...

Oct 03, 2012, 12:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare scholarship encourages veterinary students to learn how to effectively communicate with pet owners

 A veterinarian's ability to effectively communicate with a client is key for determining the best course of care and treatment for an...

Oct 03, 2012, 08:00 ET

Pasha, the cat, exposes the truth about a cat's life

 Since ancient times, cats have been misunderstood, leading to many false feline myths. Some are harmless, like cats can't get along with dogs;...

Sep 28, 2012, 08:00 ET

"Cat Myth Busters" replace unsafe cat health myths with essential facts

Since ancient times, cats have been misunderstood, leading to many false feline myths. Some are harmless, like cats can't get along with dogs;...

Sep 21, 2012, 08:30 ET

Bayer HealthCare Animal Health and the American Association of Feline Practitioners Partner to Improve the Health of America's Cats

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division and the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) today announced a new...