I think every pet owner wishes their pet could live longer. As pet owners , we take care of our pets hoping we are doing everything right to give them the best quality and longest life possible. Researchers from Texas A & M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and, the University of Washington School of Medicine, are hoping to make that wish a reality. HOW? They are participating in a study funded by National Institute of Aging by enrolling 10,000 dogs and will study these pets over 10 years. Do you want to help? Then nominate your dog to be a part of this study by visiting