Announcement | New Business Partner: MSD Animal Health

12/12/2019 om 20:23

MSD Animal Health is now a proud partner with GDF!

MSD’s goal with the partnership between Global Dairy Farmers and MSD Animal Health is to share and enhance knowledge and customer insights in the dairy industry. With the gained knowledge and customer insights, MSD strives to further develop and fine tune the vision and strategy to best meet the needs of the customer of the future.

Klaas Okkinga is the global marketing director of ruminant biologicals at MSD Animal Health based in Madison, New Jersey USA.

MSD Animal Health, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA, is the global animal health business unit of MSD. Through its commitment to the Science of Healthier Animals®, MSD Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments one of the widest ranges of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services as well as an extensive suite of digitally connected identification, traceability and monitoring products.  MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals and the people who care for them. It invests extensively in dynamic and comprehensive R&D resources and a modern, global supply chain. Healthier animals mean a sustainable food supply, protection for humans against diseases passed from animals, and longer, healthier lives for pets

They continually introduce new technologies to help their customers maximize their efficiency while improving animal wellbeing, such as the world’s first non-parasiticide cattle product with a transdermal route of administration. Finally, they keep people happy by caring for their family pets with innovative products including the first chewable tablet for dogs effective against fleas and certain tick species for up to 12 weeks. 

MSD Animal Health’s robust R&D pipeline spans key therapeutic areas, providing a solid platform for further advances in veterinary medicine. Their customers expect more from them than just medicines, and they continue to deliver the information, technologies and veterinary services to meet their needs around the world. As a multi-species global company operating in more than 150 markets, they respond readily to the demands of our dynamic industry.

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