Aging in the canine and feline brain.

  title={Aging in the canine and feline brain.},
  author={Charles Herman Vite and Elizabeth Head},
  journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice},
  volume={44 6},
Aging dogs and cats show neurodegenerative features that are similar to human aging and Alzheimer disease. Neuropathologic changes with age may be linked to signs of cognitive dysfunction both in the laboratory and in a clinic setting. Less is known about cat brain aging and cognition and this represents an area for further study. Neurodegenerative diseases… CONTINUE READING