Dog Food Company Is Paying People For Their Dog’s Poop

The microbiologists at NomNomNow want to pay you for your
dog’s poop!

Participating in the NomNomNow
Microbiome Study
will bring you much more than just a financial
reward. You’ll also receive a full report of the bacteria
currently residing within your dog’s gut and how it impacts their

Better still, you will have the satisfaction of knowing you are
helping to advance pet health science. Who knows? Your pup’s poop
could help make history!

Why in the world does NomNomNow want dog poop? 

Believe it or not, the tiny microbes within your dog’s sample
help reveal vital information about canine health and

The term “microbiome” refers to the combined genes of all
the microorganisms within a specific habitat. The microbiome of
bacteria, viruses, and other microbes within the gut help our dogs
stave off illness and maintain a healthy weight.

However, alongside the healthy microorganisms, the canine
digestive system also hosts potentially harmful bacteria. Some
leave them susceptible to disease while others affect their ability
to digest certain foods.

Recently, iHeartDogs co-founder Marshall Morris sat down with
NomNomNow scientist, Dr. Ryan Honaker to discuss gut bacteria, dog
poop, canine nutrition, and the microbiome study. (INSERT VIDEO

What Does Poor Gut Health Look Like?

Dr. Honaker explains that a dog’s gut microbiome can affect
them in unexpected ways. We all know that vomiting and diarrhea are
signs of digestive problems. But allergies, behavioral issues,
obesity, and many other common ailments may also have a connection
to the delicate balance of gut bacteria.

“It seems like every week there’s a new correlation that’s
being discovered,” Dr Honaker says. “Now the focus is, what can
we do about this? How can we intervene? How can we develop
treatments or diagnostic approaches to really take advantage of
this role the microbiome has in improving and maintaining

In order to provide answers to these questions, Dr. Honaker
and his team need poop. Lots and lots of poop.

That’s where you and your dog come in!

If you’d like to learn more about your dog’s health, receive
$50 worth of NomNomNow products, and help other dogs live healthier
lives, sign up now.

Read on to learn more about the study, or
to begin the registration process.

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Dog Food Company Is Paying People For Their Dog’s Poop