These are the 10 adorable dog breeds with the best sense of smell – from Bloodhound to Labrador Retriever

Dog ownership has soared nearly eight percent in the past two years according to the Dog clubas the lockdown meant people felt more empowered to open their homes to a new pup.

But with 221 different pedigree dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before choosing your perfect pooch – whether you want a big dog, family dogor cross.

Some dogs have the most amazing sense of smell, an attribute that has often been intentionally bred in them to make them perfect for tasks like tracking prey.

They are also dogs that are prone to sniffing out food, which makes it difficult to stop them from stealing your lunch.

These are the 10 dog breeds with the best sense of smell, according to the American Kennel Club.