Researchers seek a helping paw for dog aging study

February 4, 2020 - Less than a minute read

“Dogs are good models for humans,” said Ruple, who is one of more than 40 scientists and researchers participating in the study. “They have similar genetics, share our environment, and they also have similar diseases and health issues. We will be asking, ‘How do dogs age healthfully?’ in order to help better understand how we can age healthfully, too.”