Beagles have a better sense of smell than a German shepherd. Beagles have the second best sense of smell out of all the dog breeds. The only dog with a better sense of smell than a beagle is a blood hound.
A dog's strongest sense is its sense of smell. A dog's smell is 1,000 to 10 million times more sensitive than a human's, depending on breed. A human has about 5 million scent glands, whereas a dog has approximately 125 million to 300 million, depending on breed.
A dog's sense of smell is the strongest sense. A dog's sense of smell is about 1,000 to 10,000,000 times more sensitive than a human's (depending on the breed). A dog has 125 million to 300 million scent glands.