Home > News > Events Updated 20 September 2013 Alzheimer's and the use of pets in treatment talk The regional director of Alzheimers South Africa, Jill Robson, will be talking about "Living with Alzheimer's and the effective use of pets in treatment" in October. 0 Shutterstock Friends of Vondi’s is a monthly social event where like-minded animal lovers meet to get inspired by dynamic speakers, all for the good and welfare of our companion animals and the welfare organisations that protect them. The regional director of Alzheimer's South Africa, Jill Robson, will be talking about "Living with Alzheimer's and the effective use of pets in treatment" in October.The October event will be in aid of the Dassenberg Horse Rescue Centre (DHRC) which is a prolife non-profit animal rescue centre that takes in severely traumatised, neglected, abused and injured horses and dogs from the Atlantis area. They are cared for until they can be adopted.Date: Wednesday 2 OctoberTime: 19:00 OnwardsVenue: Vondi’s Shop 59 Regent Road, Sea PointDonation: R50 to animal charity (DHRC)RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.comLIMITED SEATS PLEASE BOOK EARLYwww.vondis.co.zawww.alzheimers.org.zawww.dhrc.org.za Friends of Vondi''s press releasePhoto: Dog from Shutterstock NEXT ON HEALTH24X 35 women fall pregnant despite using contraception app 2018-01-19 18:38 More: NewsEvents advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News 35 women fall pregnant despite using contraception app News 5 diseases you risk getting if we run out of water Lifestyle 5 photos of your cervix you need to see Fitness 4 sprint workouts to help you get faster News QUIZ: How many of these random health facts do you know? News Beware of 3 other diseases besides Listeriosis, officials warn From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Terrific Tea! » Rooibos makes cocktails healthier Rooibos: an alternative energy drink More than 10 reasons why rooibos is good for you Today marks the first annual National Rooibos Day, which aims to raise awareness of the health benefits and many uses of rooibos tea. Healthy? Are you sure? » 5 diseases we can get from animals Could your salon visit make you sick? 7 terrifying diseases you could have without knowing it Not all serious illnesses come with tell-tale symptoms. There are diseases that can turn your body into a ticking time-bomb while you're unaware of any danger.