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One in ten cats has dementia

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A story by health correspondent Laura Donnelly appeared in the Sunday issue of Britain’s London Telegraph newspaper entitled, “One in ten cats has dementia.”

The story reports researchers at the University of Edinburgh say that conditions like Alzheimer’s are becoming increasingly common in cats over the age of 15. They call the condition “geriatric onset behavioral problems.”
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Posted on Tuesday, August 12th, 2008
Under: Cats, Feline dementia | 7 Comments »