Who we are

Animalhealth CZ/SK (AHCZSK) represents companies with an interest in veterinary health. Our members develop and produce the medicines that help our pets live longer, healthier lives and contribute to safe food by keeping food animals healthy. We work to ensure a science-based review of products and encourage continuing research and development in the area of animal health.

Mission statement

AHCZSK represents the Czech and Slovak veterinary pharmaceutical industry: its aim is to promote the benefits of safe, effective, quality medicines for the health and welfare of all animals.

AHCZSK also:

  • promotes and defends the responsible manufacture, promotion, sale, distribution, handling and use of veterinary medicines
  • acts as a consultative body to the industry, Government, the media and the general public.
  • represents the views and interests of its members
  • communicates to the outside world about the benefits of veterinary medicines to animal health and welfare

The veterinary pharmaceutical industry plays a major role in:

  • health and welfare of farm and companion animals
  • food safety
  • breeding prosperity
  • environmental protection
  • scientific innovation