This website (the “Site”) is operated by Merial Animal Health Limited (“Merial”) of Sandringham House, Harlow Business Park, Harlow, Essex CM19 5TG, also referred to in this Cookies Policy as "we" or "us". Merial is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Cookies Policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use and explains what cookies are, how and why they may be sent to you when you visit the Site and how you can block and/or delete cookies.
  1. Conditions of access to the website

    Access to the MERIAL website is subject to acceptance of the following terms and conditions and applicable laws.

    The user acknowledges having the means and ability to use this website.

    These terms and conditions and the information contained may be changed when MERIAL chooses to do so, without prior notice.

    The terms and conditions of use apply exclusively to this website. Other websites within the group or belonging to MERIAL have their own terms and conditions of use.

    MERIAL reserves the right to close the account if the user is found to be in breach of the terms and conditions of use.

  2. Consent

    Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the Site and also allows us to improve the Site. By continuing to browse the Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

  3. What are cookies?

    Cookies are text files containing a small amount of data, usually a unique string of letters and numbers. They are commonly used throughout the Internet and are stored on and accessed from your device when you visit a website (including this Site).”

    Information, especially financial, published on the Site shall not be considered as an encouragement to invest. It should not under any circumstances be interpreted as prospecting or as a public offering, nor is it an offer to subscribe, buy or swap shares or other securities in MERIAL and/or its subsidiaries concerned. MERIAL draws your attention to the fact that financial information posted on the Site is regularly updated (if financial information is provided on-line).

    The Site may offer opinions by experts consulted in a particular field in relation to the content of the Site or excerpts from press articles. Any such information solely represents the opinion of the expert consulted or the publication, and is not necessarily the opinion of the MERIAL Group. Any such experts are not employees of the MERIAL Group and do not receive any emoluments in exchange for MERIAL using their opinion. MERIAL is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any such information and opinions. Experts’ opinions reflect their own personal views and should never be interpreted as being the opinion or responsibility of MERIAL.

    The Site also includes information on health, physical condition, the medical field and medical treatments solely for human use. Said information is published on the Site for information purposes only and is no substitute for the advice of your physician or pharmacist. The information should not be used under any circumstances to make a medical diagnosis of an illness or physical problem, or for prescribing or using drugs presented on the Site. In all instances you should refer to your physician or pharmacist.

    Cookie Name Cookie Description
    hasVisited Used to display the EU cookie law banner
    allowTracking Used for audience analytics
    allowYoutube Used to display YouTube videos
    userSettings Used for general cookie management
    JSESSIONID Used for Shareholding calculator


  4. How does this Site use cookies?

    These cookies indirectly help improving this website by tracking your use. This set of cookies collect information and may report website usage statistics without personally identifying individual visitors.

    We use the following cookies for the following purposes:

    Performance cookies

    Cookie Name

    Cookie Description


    Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.


    Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.


    Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.


    Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.


    Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.

    Videos cookies

    Not applicable

  5. How can I block and/or delete cookies?

    You can block the use of cookies or remove cookies that are already installed on your browser. We draw your attention to the fact that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing certain features on our website and other websites.

    You can set your browser to accept or reject all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is issued, to check its validity, duration and content and to periodically delete cookies.

    You can also type “cookies” in your browser's help section to access the setup instructions.

    For information about how to manage cookies on the browser of your mobile device, you will need to consult the device manual.

    For more information about cookies, including how they are installed and how you can manage and delete them, visit:

  6. Contacting Us

    Merial reserves the right to change this Cookie Policy at any time by notifying you by posting the changes on this Site, and you are advised to review this page regularly for any changes. This Cookie Policy was last amended on 26/08/2016. You can contact Merial at 0870 6000123 if you have any questions or need further information about our cookie practices.