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How to Slow the Development of Pet Dementia


Offbeat  (tags: health care, cats, dementia, advice, tips )

Barb
- 56 days ago - katzenworld.co.uk
Dementia is a condition that can affect many of us in older age, however people tend to be less aware that a similar condition can also affect our beloved pets.



   

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Barb Knight (1678)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 3:31 pm
The cat I used is how Coco, my Russian Blue, looks
 

Freya H (344)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 3:41 pm
Sometimes I wonder if my dear departed Ragamuffin had dementia. In the months before her death, she had a habit of walking in a tight circle from time to time. I hope that I can keep my current fur babies Aida and Helena healthy both physically and mentally for a long time!
 

Donna T (0)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 3:43 pm
thank you
 

Animae C (508)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 4:29 pm
It's the 26th here & it's my precious Wolfgang's 15th birthday!!

Our vet gave me a questionnaire last week, called the Canine Cognitive Dysfunction Rating Scale (CCDR).
0-39 = normal
40-49 = At risk
50+ = Canine Cognitive Dysfunction (CCD)

He score 39, YEAH!!!!
 

Pat B (354)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 5:26 pm
All good solid points to know, for kitties.
I think this can apply to dogs too, imho. js

Thanks Barb for this informative post, and passing this on too. xo
 

Colleen L (3)
Saturday May 25, 2019, 8:26 pm
Good information.We do have to watch and pay attention to them if they are acting differently.
Thanks Barb
 

John J (0)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 11:39 am
thanks for sharing
 

Jack Y (0)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 11:48 am
thanks
 

Jerome S (0)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 12:02 pm
Thank you
 

Jim Ven (0)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 12:07 pm
Thanks.
 

Carol Johnson (26)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 9:44 pm
Thanks for sharing
 
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