Dogs Who Live with Smokers Suffer from Premature Aging

September 23, 2017

Current estimates indicate that between 30 and 40 percent of all pet dogs live in a home that contains at least one person who smokes. A recent study suggests that these dogs are at risk of premature aging and inflammation, due to accelerated telomere shortening from smoke exposure. 

 

The full article is available here: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201709/dogs-who-live-smokers-may-suffer-premature-aging 

 

 

 

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