Sniffer (Professions Help)
Sniffers are masters of the hunt, leading the soldiers of the Dark
Lord to their quarry through wilderness and weather. Even a wraith
would be hard-put to escape a sniffer's keen nose. Their mastery in
the wilderness is unmatched among Sauron's forces, and with their small
stature and stealth they can even slip past watchful guards, leaving not
a hint as to their presence.
When they engage in combat, sniffers are vicious - an enemy facing
off against one might be surprised by the finesse and treachery with
which they fight. It is most likely this trait alone that allows
sniffers a place of respect among the lumbering brutes in the Dark
Lord's employ. Leading squads of hunters or working alone as spies,
the sniffers are among the most dangerous of Sauron's myriad slaves.
An effective sniffer has been trained in the following:
To keep track of and watch the enemy, a sniffer knows how to: