As pets become more and more like family members, owners are increasingly looking for ways to prolong their furry friends’ lives. One promising avenue of research is the use of stem cells. Stem cells have the ability to divide and renew themselves, which makes them valuable for treating a variety of age-related diseases. While stem cell therapy is still in its early stages, it shows promise for being a safe and effective way to help our furry companions live longer, healthier lives.
Chris Welch from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, talks a little bit about how stem cell therapy integrates into his veterinary practice.