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Feb 01, 2016, 08:00 ET
Merial is a world-leading, innovation-driven animal health company, providing a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health and well-being of a wide range of animals. Merial is a Sanofi company. For more information, please see www.merial.com

Merial Appoints Susan Sholtis as President, North America

 Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, today announced the appointment of Susan Sholtis as President of its North American...

Jan 28, 2016, 09:00 ET
Merial is a world-leading, innovation-driven animal health company, providing a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health and well-being of a wide range of animals. Merial is a Sanofi company. For more information, please see www.merial.com

Merial Collaborates with Georgia Institute of Technology to Bring Animal Health Information to Connected Devices

 Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, announced today it has joined the Georgia Institute of Technology ("Georgia Tech")'s Center for...

Jan 18, 2016, 10:00 ET

MERIAL Supports New Online Rabies Vaccination Information Resource for Veterinarians

 Merial today announced the launch of www.RabiesAware.org, a national rabies information resource for the veterinary profession, at the 2016...

Oct 29, 2015, 08:00 ET

American Humane Association's Annual "American Hero Dog" National Telecast To Feature Program's Top Dog, Harley The Chihuahua

Even a little dog can work to help make a big difference for others. Tune in on Oct. 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, 7:00 p.m. CT, on the Hallmark Channel...

Oct 01, 2015, 15:31 ET

Learn How To Help Protect Your Cat: Merial, The Maker Of PUREVAX® Feline Rabies Vaccines, Launches An Interactive Website And Game Aimed At Educating Cat Owners About The Dangers Of Rabies

In recognition of World Rabies Day, Merial, the maker of PUREVAX® Feline Rabies vaccines, is encouraging cat owners to ensure that their...

Sep 28, 2015, 20:30 ET

Learn How To Help Protect Your Cat: Merial, The Maker Of PUREVAX® Feline Rabies Vaccines, Launches An Interactive Website And Game Aimed At Educating Cat Owners About The Dangers Of Rabies

In recognition of World Rabies Day, Merial, the maker of PUREVAX® Feline Rabies vaccines, is encouraging cat owners to ensure that their cats...

Sep 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
The RABORAL V-RG(R) wildlife rabies vaccine has been used in the U.S. since 1990 to help prevent the local spread of rabies in raccoons.

Merial marks 25 years of rabies vaccination in U.S. wildlife

 Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, is proud to recognize on World Rabies Day, alongside public and private institutions, the...

Sep 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

A Little Dog That's A Big Hero: Harley The Chihuahua Wins "American Hero Dog" Top Honors At Annual American Humane Association Ceremony

 As Harley the Chihuahua proves daily, it is possible to tell a story that saves hundreds of lives and inspires countless others to take action...

Aug 20, 2015, 08:30 ET

Every Dog Has A Funny Bone: Share Your Doggone Funny Stories With Merial, The Maker Of NexGard® (afoxolaner), For An Opportunity To Win $5,000

With more than half of dog owners considering themselves "pet parents,"1 it's clear that people will go to great lengths to keep their dogs happy...

Jul 30, 2015, 15:43 ET
NexGard(R) (afoxolaner), a Merial product, receives the 2015 Best New Product Award from Better Homes and Gardens Magazine

NexGard® (afoxolaner) Receives the "2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Award"

 NexGard, the first flea and tick killer in a beef-flavored chew, won the 2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Award in the Household...

Jul 10, 2015, 09:28 ET
Oravet(R) Dental Hygiene Chews

Merial Introduces Oravet® Dental Hygiene Chews for Dogs

 Sanofi and its animal health company Merial announced today the launch in the U.S. of Oravet® dental hygiene chews for dogs at the annual...

May 13, 2015, 07:00 ET

Calling All Dog Owners: Profess Your Love For Your Precious Pup With The "I HEART My Dog" Program From Merial, The Maker Of HEARTGARD® Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel), To Support Canine Companions For Independence

 From wet noses to wagging tails and long walks together – dogs give their owners countless reasons to love them. Merial, the maker of...

Oct 13, 2014, 13:00 ET

Merial Invests in NAVTA Membership Drive

 Merial today announced its $10,000 contribution to the National Association for Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA). The endowment,...

Sep 24, 2014, 10:24 ET
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Merial Recognizes World Rabies Day and Stands Together with Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC)

 Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, is joining the Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC) and millions of animal lovers around...

Sep 22, 2014, 12:22 ET
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Merial announces expansion of its global manufacturing plant in Paulinia, Brazil to support demand for NexGard® flea and tick product

Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, today announced it is expanding its global manufacturing plant in Paulinia, Brazil, to support the...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Merial nomme Fabian Kausche pour mener la recherche et le développement à l'échelle globale

- Ce vétéran de la santé des animaux apporte une expertise approfondie à la division R et D de Merial -  Merial, la...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Merial aponta Fabian Kausche para liderar sua divisão de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento Global

 A Merial, a divisão de saúde animal da Sanofi, anunciou hoje que Fabian Kausche irá liderar os esforços de pesquisa e...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Merial benoemt Fabian Kausche tot hoofd Global Research & Development

- Veteraan op gebied dierengezondheid versterkt Merial's R&D organisatie met expertise -  Merial, de Sanofi-divisie die zich...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Merial ernennt Fabian Kausche zum Leiter Global Research & Development

- Der Veteran der Tiergesundheit schließt sich mit seiner umfassenden Erfahrung der F&E-Organisation von Merial an -  Merial, der...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Merial designa a Fabian Kausche para conducir Investigación & Desarrollo Global

 Merial, la división veterinaria de Sanofi, anunció hoy que Fabian Kausche conducirá las actividades de investigación y...