What color is the coonhound?

Answer Coonhounds come in a variety of colors. The United Kennel Club recognizes 6 different types of Coonhounds: Black and Tan, Bluetick, English, Plott, Redbone, and Treeing Walker. The coloring on coon... Read More »

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What is a coonhound bred from?

Coonhounds aren't bred from a combination of dogs but instead are purebred, and come from six different purebred breeds: Treeing Walker, Bluetick, English, Redbone, Black and Tan and Plott hound. T... Read More »

How to Train Your Coonhound?

Coonhounds were developed to hunt animals that climb trees when pursued, such as possums, bobcats and raccoons. Coonhounds are scent hounds that sniff out their prey, following the trail to the ani... Read More »

Coonhound Care?

A coonhound is a type of working dog that people use to catch and retrieve raccoons. Coonhounds are social dogs that can serve as companions or be used primarily for hunting and retrieving purposes... Read More »

How to Train a Bluetick Coonhound?

Bluetick coonhounds were originally bred in Tennessee and quickly moved to the rest of the South, where they were used as hunting dogs for treeing prey. They have since become house pets as well, a... Read More »