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  1. My old dog doesn't like being touched anymore

    Dog Health
    My sweet old pooch has been developing doggy dementia or doggy Alzheimer's. (She sits and stares into space. I'm told that's an early sign. Plus her hearing's going and/or she forgets I'm there for a second.) She's always been a little hyperactive, working herself into tizzies at night, and...
  2. Coconut Oil Helps Senior Dog Brain Function, May Slow Alzheimer's

    Dog Health
    Hey all, I saw that there was a coconut oil thread before, but there was no mention of this awesomeness. I've been feeding coconut oil to improve Tuva's coat, but I had no idea it was such cool stuff. This article showed that MCTs (Medium Chain Triglycerides, which are abundant in coconut oil)...
  3. Dementia Dog Research and Design Project

    Working Dogs
    Dementia Dog is a research and design project looking at the benefits that dogs can bring to people with dementia. We are looking at how dogs can help through the emotional benefits of companionship, the social aspects of walking with a dog and how a dog can help you sustain a routine and...
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