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Pfizer entered the animal health industry in the early 1950s Today Pfizer Animal Health products are sold to veterinarians livestock producers and horse and pet owners in more than 140 countries around the world and used in more than 30 species Pfizer Animal Health is committed to providing high-quality research-based health products for livestock and companion animals The company continues to invest more in research and development than any other animal health company This offers opportunities for substantial growth and internal synergy Pfizer has more new animal health products in its research pipeline today than at any other time in its history Their products include anti-inflammatory anti-infectious and anti-parasitic pharmaceutical medicines vaccines and feed additives These products are used by cattle swine and poultry industries as well as veterinarians serving both the livestock and pet markets The animal health segment of Pfizer accounts for approximately 10 of their total revenues Note Appendix Pfizer Animal Health revenues were 1314 million in 1998 Some of Pfizers top selling animal health products are Rimadyl Anipryl Dectomax and RespiSure Appendix Pg 26 AR The animal health segment is served in manufacturing by the 35 production plants around the world Their products are sold through veterinarians drug wholesalers retail outlets distributors and directly to users Animal Health gross revenues declined 1 to 13 billion in 1998 Note Appendix This decrease is due to continuing weaknesses in the US livestock market the poor Asian economy and the unfavorable effects of foreign exchange This decline was offset by growth of Pfizer products the cattle endectocide Dectomax the canine anti-arthritic Rimadyl and the swine vaccine RepiSure Pfizer is among the leading suppliers of companion animal vaccines a 500 million market worldwide They have over 43 animal health product candidates in clinical development Pfizers Animal Health markets several feed supplements for large animals Feed supplement product sales slowed in 1998 due in part to regulatory issues market conditions and competitive
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