Genetic Tails: The Dogs of MDI on Thurs., Sept. 14

Learn more about the genetic makeup of MDI’s dogs with Dr. Daniel Gatti, a research scientist at the Jackson Laboratory, at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. This is the last talk in the Jesup and the Jackson Laboratory’s “Genetic Tails” series of events which celebrates man’s best friend.

Dr. Gatti will explain the canine genetic testing he did earlier this summer and he will go through the each dogs results. He will also be talking about the overall genetic picture of the dogs that call MDI home. For anyone who had their dog DNA tested at the Jesup, this is where you can learn the results. Each owner will get a detailed report of their dog’s results and will learn how to interpret them.

For more information on the talk, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or kchagnon@jesuplibrary.org.