Archive: September 2014

The International Federation on Ageing launching the report "Companion Animals & the Health of Older Persons"

Published: September 25, 2014
As societies worldwide are aging and global pet ownership increases, the way pets and older people interact is becoming a topic of increasing importance. Through a new report, Companion Animals & the Health of Older Persons, the International Federation on Ageing, in cooperation with Bayer HealthCare Animal Health, highlights over 25 years of research on the mental, physical, emotional, and economic benefits of pet ownership. Studies have shown that companion animals may positively ...

Meet Milena Duran - Product Category Manager at Bayer HealthCare Animal Health in the USA

Published: September 03, 2014
This month we are talking to Milena Duran, DVM, Product Category Manager, in the USA. Hi Milena, what do you do in your job? Essentially, I work for the benefit of animals, but I work mostly with people. I help people know how to treat a disease and keep an animal healthy. As a veterinarian working in marketing, I’m responsible for some products for farm animals. For these products, I develop the strategy and create activities to engage with veterinarian and producers. We do technical ...