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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The transaction will double Elanco's Companion Animal business, advancing the company's intentional portfolio mix transformation and creating a balance between its Food Animal and Companion Animal segments.
The transaction, which is subject to regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions, "creates the second largest animal health leader while strengthening and accelerating the company's proven Innovation, Portfolio and Productivity, or IPP, strategy." The transaction will double Elanco's Companion Animal business, advancing the company's intentional portfolio mix transformation and creating a balance between its Food Animal and Companion Animal segments.
Dogs are Koreans' favorite companion animal and one out of four Korean households lives with them.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 1, 2019-: Global Companion Animal Health Market Analysis by Animal Type, Product, Distribution Channel, End-use, and Region (2014-2025)
The second issue on the IREM legislative agenda pertained to challenges presented by companion animals. A companion animal, also known as an emotional support animal, is an animal (typically a dog or cat, though this can include other species) that provides a therapeutic benefit to its owner through companionship.
The African Small Companion Animal Network (AFSCAN), a project of the World Small Animal Veterinary Associations (WSAVA) charitable foundation, has launched a significant new sub-Saharan infectious disease surveillance program.
ELAN is one of the largest companies in the animal health industry with a global footprint and portfolio that spans the feed animal and companion animal segments.
Nancy Peterson, HSUS companion animal issues specialist, notes, "Dogs and cats rely on daily routine.
The vast majority of respondents (90 percent) felt morally obliged to show concern for the welfare and interests of dogs (a companion animal), but only 51 percent felt the same about pigs (a food animal).
households include an animal, popularly known as "pets." But animal advocates regard that term as demeaning, and prefer "companion animal." In fact, in many homes, dogs or cats are regarded as members of the family.
They're a friend and a companion animal in every sense.
VCA Animal Hospitals, the nation's largest operator of free standing companion animal hospitals, has launched an innovative mobile app exclusively available for its VCA CareClub members, the company said.
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