Our Commitment to Responsibility
At Merck Animal Health, we believe our responsibilities to wider society extend beyond our primary goals as a business. That’s why our global Animal Health business is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals through science.
Our Animal Health business operates in more than 150 countries, with a global network of manufacturing sites and dedicated R&D facilities. We offer products for various species, including:
In more than 150 countries
We are committed to raising standards and to adding value wherever we can. We strive to conduct our business in such a way as to maximize its social, environmental and economic benefits and encourage our employees to apply these fundamental principles in all aspects of their professional lives.
Merck Animal Health is involved in a number of areas where we believe we can contribute to improving people’s lives. We focus on areas in which our scientific expertise, products and people can really make a difference to everyday lives.
Investing in Tomorrow’s Veterinarians
For our business to be sustainable, it is essential that we have access to the best-trained scientific and veterinary minds around the globe. That’s why we provide support for programs that expand educational opportunities in veterinary and animal sciences.
Protecting Animal Health
Our Animal Health business tackles the world’s
health challenges and collaborates with our customers to
answer their specific needs.
Contributing to Public Health
We provide a range of vaccines, treatments and educational tools to keep companion and food-producing animals healthy to help ensure a stable food supply and control organisms that can ultimately affect the health of people.
Focusing on Sustainability
We value the interconnection between the health of animals, humans and our shared environment, knowing that the most significant impact is made on our planet when we partner with others.
Supporting a Sustainable Food Supply
By 2050, the United Nations estimates there will be an additional two billion people in the world. To feed them, we will need to help animal producers become more efficient and more sustainable.
Ensuring Ethical Business Practices
We invest millions of dollars each year in the research and development of novel animal health products and technologies.
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