companion animal


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companion animal

n.
An animal that is kept for companionship; a pet.

companion animal

n
an animal kept as a pet
Translations
animale da compagnia
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In terms of revenue, the global companion animal drug market is projected to register a healthy CAGR of 4.
The companion animal diagnostics market includes IVD products - instruments, consumables, test reagents and test kits - for the diagnosis of disease and health conditions in household pets (primarily dogs and cats) as well as horses.
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According to Bayer HealthCare, this deal will reinforce the company s companion animal franchise by widening its portfolio with dermatological, pet wellness and nutraceutical products.
In the United States, 62 percent of households have a companion animal (American Pet Products Manufacturers Association, 2003).
Articles cover such topics as: current and historical state initiatives and referendum; unlawful wildlife trafficking; legal overview of the Endangered Species Act; gray hound racing; roots of human resistance to animal rights; obligations regarding companion animal ownership; housing discrimination and companion animals; lease provisions under federal law; cropping and docking; and, critical habitat summaries.
in 1994 had a companion animal and more than half of these 53 million households had more than one animal (Albert & Bulcroft, 1988; Beck & Myers, 1996; Sable, 1995).
We are quite pleased that the Pfizer Animal Health Group recognized the potential of Neurogen's GABA-based drug candidates to improve companion animal care.
households have at least one companion animal, which included more than 171 million cats and dogs in 2010.
According to the report, growth in North American and European companion animal care markets has been sustained through the rising value of care, the use of premium services and products, and a subset of owners' commitment to preventative care and routine visits with expanded services and treatments.
com)-- Companion Animal Hospital of Wakefield is pleased to welcome Dr.
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