Getting to Know You and Your Dog

Published on February 11, 2020

Like humans, all dogs are unique. Your furry best friend is more than their breed,…

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All the Information, All the Time: The Importance of Informed Consent

Published on January 16, 2020

At the Dog Aging Project, our participants are full partners in our scientific endeavors. The…

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I’ve nominated my dog. Now what?

Published on November 26, 2019

If you are one of the tens of thousands of people who have nominated their…

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The Power of Paying Attention

Published on September 26, 2019

Often when we think of scientific studies, we imagine a scientist conducting an experiment in…

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Why Can’t I Nominate More Than One of My Dogs?

Published on August 21, 2019

Lots of people have been asking us this question. Many dog-owning US households include more…

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What is Citizen Science?

Published on July 23, 2019

Do you look at the world around you and try to figure out what’s going…

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What Does Healthspan Mean?

Published on July 22, 2019

We are all familiar with the idea of lifespan, which is simply the period of…

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What is Open Data?

Published on July 15, 2019

The DAP is an Open Data project. This means that the Dog Aging Project data…

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Dogs Are Science’s Best Friend

Published on July 2, 2019

Aging and human health are inextricably linked. As we get older, many diseases become more…

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How Did the Dog Aging Project Begin?

Published on June 24, 2019

It was 2007. I had been working on the biology of aging for almost 20…

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