It's well known that all dogs have an excellent sense of smell but the breed best able to detect scent is probably the Bloodhound. It is for this reason that a sport exists specifically for the breed that makes the most of this natural ability.
Bloodhound trials are events where Bloodhounds compete to see how quickly they can follow a scent trail to a willing volunteer.
In this video, Jane Crease gives us an overview of the sport.
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