The United Kingdom announced Saturday that they will study six dogs named the "Super Six" who will be trained to sniff out COVID-19.
The group will be composed of Labradors and cocker spaniels who will be trained using odor samples. Researchers say respiratory diseases are known to change body odor.
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Dogs have been successful in detecting Malaria, cancer and Parkinson's disease.
Doctors hope the dogs will be able to sniff out the disease before symptoms appear.
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