Wireless sensors that clip to cows’ ears are helping farmers monitor activity levels and feeding patterns of the animals, and by extension improving the…

Shen Jian-Ping’s 465 pigs live in roomy, temperature-controlled pens, where they eat feed enriched with nutrients and drink piped-in purified water that’s…

The U.K.’s Dechra Pharmaceuticals has been on an acquisition binge over the last year. Now it’s expanding its geographic footprint even further, picking up…

In Norway, where transmissible disease livestock-associated MRSA (LA-MRSA) emerged in 2013, animal health officials have implemented a “search and destroy”…

The USDA has had its hands full in recent years dealing with outbreaks of new diseases that threaten the health of food animals and, by extension, the bottom…

As the end-of-year deadline for pharma companies to revise the labels of antibiotics they market to food producers rapidly approaches, the FDA is moving on to…

The United Nations' General Assembly rarely addresses health challenges, but on September 21 the international gathering will take on an issue that has…

Although contagious cancers aren’t a huge concern in human health, they have been devastating to some animal species, including most recently Tasmanian devils…