Beloved animal and wildlife knowledgeable, Jack Hanna, has been identified with dementia, his household introduced on Wednesday, April 7.
The 74-12 months-previous star’s daughters, Kathaleen, Suzanne and Julie disclosed their father’s prognosis, whereas additionally explaining that he shall be stepping away from the highlight resulting from his sickness.
“Doctors have diagnosed our dad, Jack Hanna, with dementia, now believed to be Alzheimer’s disease,” Jack’s household wrote in an announcement that was shared on the star’s official Twitter account. “His condition has progressed much faster in the last few months than any of us could have anticipated.”
“Sadly, Dad is no longer able to participate in public life as he used to,” their assertion continued, “where people all over the world watched, learned, and laughed alongside him.”
The wildlife knowledgeable rose to fame after incessantly showing—with unique animals no much less—on discuss exhibits similar to The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, Good Morning America, Late Night with David Letterman, Maury and plenty of others.