Monthly Archives: September 2017

DO LARGE DOGS DIE YOUNG?

DO LARGE DOGS DIE YOUNG? Size and longevity in dogs by Frietson Galis1, Inke van der Sluijs1, Tom J. M. Van Dooren1, Johan A. J. Metz1,2, Marc Nussbaumer Abstract: In most animal taxa longevity increases with body size across species, as predicted by the oxidative stress theory of aging. Contrastingly, in within-species comparisons of mammals… Read More »