Vétoquinol posts strong 2014 sales and earnings trends; Cox recalls equine ulcer remedy in response to FDA warning;

> The Vétoquinol Group announced that 2014 sales rose 5.2% in 2014 to €315.3 million ($354.4 million), with strong growth in both livestock and pet products across all of its sales territories. Release (PDF)

> Cox Veterinary Laboratory voluntarily recalled Gastroade Xtra, an over-the-counter ulcer treatment for horses containing the heartburn drug omeprazole, in response to FDA warnings that the product was being illegally marketed. Release

> Phibro Animal Health ($PAHC) has acquired North American distribution rights to vaccines that use technology developed by MJ Biologicals, as well as some related intellectual property and other assets. Release

> India's animal health company Hester Biosciences announced that sales in its third quarter rose 38% year over year to 218.8 million rupees ($3.6 million) and net profit jumped 32% to 33.7 million rupees ($547,863). Release (PDF)

> J.J. Fuds has recalled certain lots of its Chicken Tender Chunks Pet Food because of possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. Release