June 20, 2016
Old golden retriever looking into distance

Stem Cell Procedure Tested as Treatment for Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Research at the University of Sydney has already helped two senior dogs with dementia and may eventually aid humans with Alzheimer’s disease as well. This novel […]
January 23, 2016
Jennifer Fearing gives treat to her dog with dementia

Loving Enrichment for a Dog with Dementia

Enrichment is a win/win situation. Studies say that we **may** be able to slow the onset and progress of canine cognitive dysfunction by enriching our dogs’ lives. […]
December 21, 2015
A Jack Russell terrier with canine cognitive dysfunction

Keeping a Wandering Dog Safe and Happy at Night

My friend Jane Jackson has graciously agreed to share her story about her wandering senior dog Beetle and how she kept him safe at night. These are […]
December 8, 2015
Eileen Anderson holding rat terrier Cricket with advanced dementia

Webinar: Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Is your old dog starting to act a little…different? Or do you have a mentally healthy senior dog and you hope to keep him or her […]
October 7, 2015
Senior rat terrier getting food out of food toy

Teaching an Old Dog How to Play with a Food Toy

You can teach an old dog a new trick, and you might be surprised how much she enjoys it! Research studies suggest that one thing that […]
September 30, 2015
Older white German Shepherd on vet exam table

Causes of Dementia and Dementia-Like Conditions in Dogs

Age related cognitive decline is not the only condition that causes dementia in dogs. Some other conditions that can cause dementia include: brain tumors; brain trauma or […]
June 25, 2015
Rat terrier with dementia circling

Circling Behavior in Dogs with Dementia