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Q. Dog 14yrs separation issues change from being with me all the time to hiding in other rooms ,pacing at night.. Freezing in outside situations.

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. Older dogs can develop a dementia type syndrome called canine cognitive dysfunction which can result in numerous behavioral changes and loss in training. I would get him checked out to rule out medical causes and discuss treatment as many of these respond well to medication


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