Sit. Fetch. Stay. Diagnose Lung Cancer. Good Dog!

Sit. Fetch. Stay. Diagnose Lung Cancer. Good Dog!

08.18.11 | By Kate Connors

It likely won't have clinical implications - in other words, it won't replace the current gold standard for detecting cancer - but this study (covered by CNN) in the European Respiratory Journal found that dogs may be able to identify lung cancer by smell.

It just proves that dogs are good for more than rescuing Timmy from trouble down at the Old Mill.

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