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Our dogs give their 'owners' confidence, a better quality of life, greater independence and above all saving their lives on a daily basis.

With their amazing sense of smell our Medical Alert Assistance Dogs support individuals who live with dangerous health conditions.

Dominic and Elsa

Dogs can be trained to identify the odour of cancer. This allows the potential to develop a method of diagnosing cancer which would be simple and non-invasive.

Cancer Detection Dog Lucy

We are using our expertise to train Bedbug Scent Detection Dogs to create a revenue stream in order to train more Medical Alert Assistance Dogs.

Bio-detection Dog Lizzy

Royal Patronage
Medical Detection Dogs are pleased to announce that Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall has agreed to give her patronage to the charity.

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Medical Detection Dogs are delighted that Lesley Nicol is a charity Ambassador. Lesley is known to many as the character Mrs Patmore from the award winning television drama Downton Abbey.

"I feel very passionately about Medical Detection Dogs. The humans and the animals involved are really special and the work they do is so important. The effect on people is completely life- changing - just listen to the stories of some of the clients - I will do
whatever I can to support them"

Lesley Nicol and Patmore