Archive: August 2014

Vet Students Around The World - Meet Ioana Pădurean

Published: August 28, 2014
We think veterinary students are awesome! Together with the International Veterinary Students Association, we are bringing you the stories of vet students around the world.
Today we are talking to Ioana Pădurean from Romania. She studies Veterinary Medicine at the University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine in Cluj-Napoca.
Whats your favorite animal?
I actually dont have just one favorite animal. I do love dogs and horses, but I didn't have the chance to ...

1000 dogs join the “6-legged-race” in Italy

Published: August 20, 2014
Bayer hosts 6-legged-race to fight animal abandonment
The first 6-legs-race took place in 2010 and since then it is gaining popularity year after year. This year, the 6-legged participants (4 canine legs + 2 human legs) did more than just run - they raised awareness about the abandonment of animals.
Thousands of dogs are abandoned each year before the summer holidays, a reprehensible fact. To combat this problem, Bayer Animal Health in Italy ...

Finding future veterinarians

Published: August 11, 2014
We know childhood experiences have a significant impact on childrens goals. In Japan, our team is helping children see what its like to be a vet while learning important fundamentals of respecting animals.
For the fourth year in a row, Bayer Yakuhin's division is inviting children from Tokyo to a special Cocohagu event. "Cocohagu" is a mixture of the Japanese words "hagukumu" and "Cocoro," which mean nurturing a caring spirit toward animals. This event seeks to nurture ...

Meet the Head of Global Clinical Development at Bayer HealthCare Animal Health - Dr. Dorothee Stanneck

Published: August 06, 2014
This month we are talking to Dr, Dorothee Stanneck, Head of Global Clinical Development.

Hi Dr. Stanneck, can you tell us about what you do in your job?
Of course. Good scientific data is important to show how a new medicine or treatment helps an animal. The science must meet clear regulations and establish that a product is both safe and effective. As the head of Global Clinical Development, I manage the team that runs our clinical trials around the world to ensure they are ...