FYI: Dementia Assistance Dogs

A variety of innovative programs are making exciting leaps forward in training our canine friends. Now, dementia assistance dogs are joining the ranks of those providing autism assistance, diabetic alerts, trauma support and seizure response. From opening doors to fetching medication pouches, dogs are trained to give practical, emotional and social support for people living with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease.

Source: Dementia Dog

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