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: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.orgLIMITED 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 How music affects these 4 disorders 2018-07-23 14:17 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 Mental health How music affects these 4 disorders News SEE: Leech therapy saves woman's nose after botched surgery News Good Sex? Bad Sex? Rad Sex? Lifestyle Here's why you should stay with one doctor for life Fitness How to prevent the 5 most common gym injuries Fitness Use this workout plan to master the superman push-up in under a month From our sponsors Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract ACC 200 works fast to break down mucus Live healthier Contraceptives and you » Scientists create new contraceptive from seaweed Poor long-term birth control training leads to 'accidents' 7 birth control myths you should stop believing Will the Pill make you gain weight? Can you fall pregnant while breastfeeding? We bust seven common myths about birth control. Your digestive health » Causes of digestive disorders 9 habits that could hurt your digestive system Your tummy rumblings might help diagnose bowel disorder With the assistance of an 'acoustic belt', doctors can now determine the cause of your tummy troubles.