Learn how dogs are being trained to alert diabetics when their blood sugar levels approach danger levels with Carol Edwards, Program Director of the nonprofit, Dogs4Diabetics.
Never underestimate the canine sense of smell and what dogs can be trained to accomplish. On this episode of the “Good Dog” podcast, we’ll hear about dogs who are successfully trained to alert their diabetic masters when the person’s glucose is approaching the danger level. Turns out that humans emit a particular odor when their levels drop which dogs can detect. Dogs4Diabetics is a California-based nonprofit organization that is training and placing these dogs with diabetics. The stories that Program Director Carol Edwards shares are amazing!
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