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Elanco secures approval for Bayer deal in Brazil

Elanco's acquisition of Bayer Animal Health has passed the required regulatory hurdle in Brazil.

Elanco Bayer Animal Health

Canadian probiotics firm enters US market through acquisition

Alberta-based company Canbiocin has expanded into the US with the purchase of pet and livestock probiotics business Pure Cultures.

M&A Feed & Additives

PetIQ private offering to fund Capstar purchase, launches telehealth platform

US distributor PetIQ is preparing to raise a significant amount of funding through a private offering.

M&A Equipment & Technology

Animal health's race for the prize has seen decades of identity change

Animal Pharm's industry rankings stretch back to 1990. In these three decades, the animal health industry has seen many major names come and go. Animal Pharm editor Joseph Harvey dips into the archives to highlight some trends.

Markets M&A

Merck strengthens US pet health assets with $400m deal for Virbac's Sentinel

Merck Animal Health is to gain the US rights to the Sentinel family of combination parasiticides for companion animals.

Merck MSD Animal Health Antiparasitics

Carlyle Group to snap up India's biggest animal health business

The Carlyle Group is set to purchase India's SeQuent Scientific.

Alivira Animal Health M&A

Animal Pharm M&A table 2020

Featured below are the animal health mergers and acquisitions covered by Animal Pharm during 2020.


Elanco inches nearer to closing Bayer Animal Health acquisition in Europe

Elanco has neared antitrust clearance for its purchase of Bayer Animal Health by submitting a Form CO notification to the European Commission.

Bayer Animal Health Elanco

Zoetis adds to on-farm data capabilities via acquisition of Performance Livestock Analytics

Zoetis has further enhanced its precision livestock farming portfolio with the purchase of Performance Livestock Analytics (PLA).

Zoetis Equipment & Technology

Heska bolsters global diagnostics offering as it closes scil deal

Heska has added to its international presence by finalizing the acquisition of scil animal care from Covetrus for $110 million.

Heska M&A

Neogen further bolsters South America presence with Chilean diagnostics acquisition

Neogen has purchased its distributor of food safety diagnostic products in Chile for an undisclosed price.

Neogen Diagnostics

Dechra commercialization deal signals strategy shift for KindredBio

Kindred Biosciences has made several major commercial moves that are critical to the future of the business.

Kindred Biosciences Dechra Pharmaceuticals