Bayer Animal Health is one of the world's leading animal health companies, supplying both companion and farm animal products. With our headquarters in Monheim, Germany, Animal Health has a global workforce of about 3,000 and is represented in more than 120 countries worldwide. The North American Headquarters for Bayer Animal Health is located in Shawnee, KS. It includes a manufacturing facility that supplies various technological platforms for global distribution and it employs approximately 550 people.
Our mission statement "Bayer: Science For A Better Life" gets to the heart of who we are: an innovator company striving to improve the lives of millions of people and animals worldwide. The challenges facing today’s society have not changed. In fact, they have grown. The aging and expanding world population requires new and better medicines, as well as a much larger and more reliable food supply. Only with true Life Science innovations will we be able to tackle the significant health care and agricultural challenges of the future.
Bayer’s portfolio now focuses exclusively on the Life Sciences and on addressing those challenges: from Pharmaceuticals to Consumer Health to Animal Health and Crop Science, from physicians to veterinarians to farmers and to consumers. We do not have any peers that are in a similar business position.