Your Cat or Dog Can Now  to Science

Donate Their Poop

Researchers are looking

 for a few good pets to donate their time, blood, and feces for science.  

Mars Incorporated 

Mars Incorporated the makers of several popular candy and pet food brands recently launched its Pet Biobank project. 

The study is expected

 to track the health of 20,000 domestic dogs and cats over a 10-year period.

The eventual findings

 may help scientists learn how to better identify health problems in pets early on, among other things. 

The project,

announced last month, will look to study 10,000 dogs and cats each. 

Pet-owning families

 will be recruited at various participating Banfield and VCA hospitals across the U.S.  

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