Zoetis Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Zoetis has a total of 5008 patents globally, out of which 2859 have been granted. Of these 5008 patents, more than 61% patents are active. United States of America is where Zoetis has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Australia. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Zoetis.

Zoetis was founded in 1952. Zoetis Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes animal health medicines and vaccines, with a focus on both livestock and companion animals. As of March 2022, Zoetis has a market cap of $89.83 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Zoetis which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Zoetis patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Zoetis patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of Zoetis have?

The CEO, Kristin C. Peck have 0 patents.

How many patents does Zoetis have?

Zoetis has a total of 5008 patents globally. These patents belong to 825 unique patent families. Out of 5008 patents, 3067 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Zoetis File Every Year?

Zoetis Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantZoetis Applications FiledZoetis Patents Granted
2011174114
2012393122
2013444173
2014441133
2015314193
2016287246
2017190224
2018218217
2019205254
202092185
202169236
202244

How many Zoetis patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Zoetis Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

Zoetis Patents

How Many Patents did Zoetis File in Different Countries?

Zoetis Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Zoetis Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America646
Europe365
Australia360
Canada317
China278
Japan256
Germany236
Brazil211
Korea (South)159
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)159
Mexico148
New Zealand144
Denmark126
Spain122
Russia98
Taiwan92
Poland82
South Africa80
Chile71
Philippines65
Portugal59
Slovenia54
Argentina53
India52
Hungary43
Croatia39
Austria38
Israel38
United Kingdom37
Indonesia32
Singapore26
Montenegro24
Cyprus23
Norway22
Lithuania22
Colombia21
Malaysia18
Serbia17
Uruguay11
Viet Nam10
Czech Republic9
Turkey8
Slovakia7
Peru6
Ukraine5
Luxembourg4
Belgium4
Costa Rica4
Nicaragua3
Belarus3
Tunisia2
France2
Sweden2
Morocco1
Iceland1
Finland1
Netherlands1
Saudi Arabia1
Africa1
Macao1
Botswana1
Bulgaria1
Eurasia1
Ireland1

Where are Research Centers of Zoetis Patents Located?

Research Centers of Zoetis Patents

10 Best Zoetis Patents

US6395765B1 is the most popular patent in the Zoetis portfolio. It has received 257 citations so far from companies like Pfizer, Bayer Cropscience and Boehringer Ingelheim.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Zoetis:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6395765B1257
US6703023B1241
US6610310B2131
US6500662B1129
WO2004026283A1125
US6601534B2124
US7018638B2116
WO2014036056A1113
US7169394B2112
US7223594B2102

Which Companies are using Zoetis Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Zoetis patent portfolio are Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc, Intervet Inc and Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Usa Inc.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc21
Intervet Inc11
Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Usa Inc10
Gearbox Llc5
Merial Inc4
Novartis3
Samsung Electronics3
Pulike Biological Engineering Inc3
Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties Inc3
Dow Agrosciences3

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Zoetis Patents

Top Zoetis Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6703023B114
US7223407B212
US6395765B111
US7294355B210
US8097614B29
US8377643B28
US20040096548A17
US7828765B26
US7722884B25
US7153513B25
US6535277B25
US7041439B25
US7223594B24
US6601534B24
US9034656B24

What Percentage of Zoetis US Patent Applications were Granted?

Zoetis (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 214 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 172 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 85.15%.

Below are the key stats of Zoetis patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Zoetis?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Zoetis16683.54%
Pfizer Inc1888.24%
Gregg C Benson3100.00%
Paul H Ginsburg5100.00%
Dr Peter C Richardson2100.00%
Haug Partners Llp2100.00%
Karen A Magri2100.00%
Paul D Bianco2100.00%
J Charles Dougherty1100.00%
Jones Day For Celgene Corporation10%

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What are Zoetis’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Zoetis?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Zoetis in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Zoetis thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How Zoetis search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 3, 2022

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