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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.

Jack and Roots

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

Do you need a challenge for 2015

Challenge Events

Would you like to get fit and raise vital funds at the same time? Take a look at our Challenge Events for 2015 here.

We need you!

Can you help at this years Canter for a Cure
sponsored 12 mile horse ride on Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 June 2015?
If so please let us know, email:

Medical Detection Dogs is 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