Dog Helps Alzheimer’s Patient Regain Speech (video)
Research has proven therapy dogs have helped Alzheimer’s patients with sundown syndrome. But, sometimes the family dog doesn’t even need training to help people with Alzheimer’s. Lisa Abeyta posted this endearing video in the Huffington Post of her dad engaging with her family dog, Roscoe.
Kleenex Alert: Lisa’s dad had lost almost all of his speech and his ability to form sentences. But, watch what happens when he engages with Roscoe, Lisa’s family dog.
The ability of dogs to help humans never ceases to amaze me. Do you have any miraculous dog stories to share of dogs accomplishing what humans can’t? Thanks for sharing them in a comment below.
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