Superior Livestock-SelectVAC Saddle Winners Named

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 13, 2009) – Pfizer Animal Health partnered with Superior Livestock Auction to give away saddles to qualified producers at three auctions in July and August. Producers were automatically entered into a raffle drawing with every lot of SelectVAC® calves consigned.

The saddles, donated by Pfizer Animal Health, were raffled off at the following Superior Livestock auctions:

• “Week in the Rockies XXI” in Park City, Utah, ran July 6-10 and sold 292,000 head. The winner of the saddle, Twin Meadows Ranch of Buhl, Idaho, had three lots of SelectVAC cattle consigned.

• “Video Royale XVII” in Winnemucca, Nev., ran July 27-31 and sold 255,000 head. Franko Ranch of Terry, Mont., was the winner of the Superior Livestock-SelectVac saddle, with two lots of SelectVAC consigned cattle.

• “Big Horn Classic” in Sheridan, Wyo., ran Aug. 18-21 and sold 190,000 head. The saddle went to Weil Ranch of Boswell, Okla., with two lots of SelectVac cattle consigned.

SelectVAC is a branded preconditioning program with a demonstrated track record of performance, health and premiums. SelectVAC continues to see increased premiums paid for preconditioned animals.

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Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), the world’s largest research-based pharmaceutical company, is a world leader in discovering and developing innovative animal vaccines and prescription medicines. Pfizer Animal Health is dedicated to improving the safety, quality and productivity of the world’s food supply by enhancing the health of livestock and poultry; and in helping companion animals live longer and healthier lives. For additional information on Pfizer Animal Health’s portfolio of animal products, visit

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