The cellular changes of canine cognitive dysfunction would be recognizable under the microscope to any human brain pathologist: Plaques of beta amyloid—protein fragments believed to be the result of “oxidative stress”—lead to distinctive “neurofibrillary tangles” within the damaged nerve cells, and shrinkage of the brain appears in areas where memories are made and behaviors are shaped.
Ansel is a very sweet gentleman. He is happy and for a senior guy doing quite well.
We are happy to meet him and help with his care.
A BrightHaven Announcement
We have an urgent situation. Sargeant and Majestic have really gotten a raw deal. Their people bought them as kittens but now, at 12 and 15 years of age, they find themselves sitting in a shelter cage. You see, their people decided to move to Florida. Without them.
Sargeant is a 15 year old […]
Meet our new friends, Leo and Tucker. Leo is a distinguished gentleman and Tucker loves his bro. They are best friends. Welcome Leo and Tucker!
We are happy to help in Bear’s care. He’s a wonderful gentleman.