Age and distraction are determinants of performance on a novel visual search task in aged Beagle dogs

@inproceedings{Snigdha2011AgeAD,
  title={Age and distraction are determinants of performance on a novel visual search task in aged Beagle dogs},
  author={Shikha Snigdha and Lori-Ann Christie and Christina de Rivera and Joseph A. Araujo and Norton William Milgram and Carl Cotman},
  booktitle={AGE},
  year={2011}
}
Aging has been shown to disrupt performance on tasks that require intact visual search and discrimination abilities in human studies. The goal of the present study was to determine if canines show age-related decline in their ability to perform a novel simultaneous visual search task. Three groups of canines were included: a young group (N = 10; 3 to 4.5 years), an old group (N = 10; 8 to 9.5 years), and a senior group (N = 8; 11 to 15.3 years). Subjects were first tested for their ability to… CONTINUE READING

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