We’re used to the idea of dogs being used to help people with certain medical or physical conditions. For example seizure alert dogs help warn people with epilepsy of an impending fit and guide dogs help give confidence and support back to the blind.
Now DementiaDog.org aims to do the same by training dogs for dementia patients.
This is a training facility that aims to train dogs to respond to their owner when that person has the condition to help them lead better lives and allow them to live a more independent life. » Read more