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Feb 05, 2018, 11:01 ETMerial, Now Part of Boehringer Ingelheim, Grows Canine Vaccine Portfolio With Introduction of RECOMBITEK® Oral Bordetella

Merial, a global leader in animal health, today completes a major addition to its canine vaccine portfolio with the launch of RECOMBITEK Oral...


Apr 19, 2017, 10:30 ETCongratulations - It's a Dog! The Maker of NexGard® (afoxolaner) Launches Online Registry for Dogs

From chew toys to crates and collars to cleaning supplies, preparing for a new dog requires planning and preparation. Today, Merial, now part of...


Oct 13, 2016, 02:13 ETMerial Announces Two New Hires to Cultivate and Strengthen Market Position and Industry Relationships

Merial is pleased to announce the expansion of its companion and large animal teams with the addition of Dr. Zach Mills, who joins the organization...


Sep 28, 2016, 09:00 ETMerial® Asks Pet Owners: Is Rabies Lurking In Your Neighborhood?

There's a common misconception that rabid wildlife exists solely in rural parts of the country, far from the hustle and bustle of urban and suburban...


Aug 05, 2016, 08:14 ETMERIAL Hires Three Veterinary Professionals; Expands Animal Health Technical Support Team

Merial has added three veterinary professionals to its Large Animal Veterinary Services team. This team provides professional and technical support...


Jul 29, 2016, 08:00 ETMerial Hosts 27th Annual Veterinary Scholars Symposium at The Ohio State University

More than 570 veterinary researchers and students are attending Merial's 2016 Veterinary Scholars Symposium this weekend, representing veterinary...


Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ETHero Is A Four-Legged Word: The Maker Of NexGard® (Afoxolaner) Presents Hero Tails Video Series To Help Pair More Assistance Dogs With People In Need

Today, the maker of NexGard® (afoxolaner) launched its Hero Tails "dog-umentary" video series that celebrates the stories of five Canine Companions...


Apr 26, 2016, 03:46 ETMerial Launches Combination Vaccine to Help Prevent Core Canine Diseases and Provide Comprehensive Leptospirosis Protection

Merial, the animal health division of Sanofi, today announced the availability of its RECOMBITEK® C8 vaccine, a nonadjuvanted combination vaccine...


Mar 25, 2016, 08:00 ETReady, Set, #ChewItUp! Visit The Merial® Chew It Up Truck With Your Dog In A City Near You This Spring

Merial, the maker of NexGard® (afoxolaner) and HEARTGARD® Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel), is touring the country to help educate dog owners about how...


Feb 01, 2016, 08:00 ETMerial 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 operations. Sholtis ...


Jan 28, 2016, 09:00 ETMerial 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 the...


Jan 18, 2016, 10:00 ETMERIAL 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 North...


Oct 29, 2015, 08:00 ETAmerican 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 to...


Oct 01, 2015, 03:31 ETLearn 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 are...


Sep 28, 2015, 09:00 ETMerial 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 significant...


Sep 28, 2015, 08:30 ETLearn 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 are...


Sep 25, 2015, 08:00 ETA 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 ETEvery 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 and ...


Jul 30, 2015, 03:43 ETNexGard® (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...


May 13, 2015, 07:00 ETCalling 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 HEARTGARD® Plus ...


Oct 13, 2014, 01:00 ETMerial Invests in NAVTA Membership Drive

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


Sep 24, 2014, 10:24 ETMerial 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 the world ...


Sep 22, 2014, 12:22 ETMerial 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 ETMerial ernennt Fabian Kausche zum Leiter Global Research & Development

Merial, der Unternehmensbereich für Tiergesundheit von Sanofi, gab heute bekannt, dass Fabian Kausche ab dem 9. Juni 2014 die weltweiten Forschungs-...


Jun 10, 2014, 09:00 ETMerial benoemt Fabian Kausche tot hoofd Global Research & Development

Merial, de Sanofi-divisie die zich bezighoudt met dierengezondheid, maakte vandaag bekend dat Fabian Kausche met ingang van 9 juni 2014 de leiding...