The chances of the vamps sniffing around like the animals they were and digging the body up were too high.
She left the room, sniffing, but with determination in her stride.
That the sense of touch is highly developed seems quite certain, because the bird, although it may not be audibly sniffing, will always first touch an object with the point of its bill, whether in the act of feeding or of surveying the ground; and when shut up in a cage or confined in a room it may be heard, all through the night, tapping softly at the walls..
A massive creature with black fur and fangs paused in front of the open door, sniffing the air.
While hunting for its food the bird makes a continual sniffing sound through the nostrils, which are placed at the extremity of the upper mandible.