The Frankie Foundation: Watch our dogs sniff out thyroid cancer!

Frankie and Sophie detect thyroid cancer in human urine samples! The first dog you see, Frankie, sniffs a cancer sample (Frankie sits to signal the sample is cancer) followed by a benign sample (Frankie turns away and does not sit if the sample is benign). The second dog, Sophie, demonstrates a second method and sniffs out various cones. When she finds the cone with a cancer sample, she lays down and lets out a loud bark. Find out more on