Rabbit Trail: Redbone Coonhound

Estimated Time: 10 minutes

The narrator walks upon a dogfight and discovers an old redbone coonhound. It brings up memories of his boyhood dogs. Are you familiar with this breed of dog? Let's learn a little more about this excellent hunting hound. Read the article below.

Redbone Coonhound Dog Breed Information

Temperament: Even-Tempered, Amiable, Eager to Please AKC Breed Popularity: Ranks 143 of 194 Height: 22-27 inches (male), 21-26 inches (female) Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Group: Hound Group The AKC has grouped all of the breeds that it registers into seven categories, or groups, roughly based on function and heritage.

This video shows redbone coonhounds in various stages of life and in different situations.

Listen to the bark and bawl of a redbone.

If you have never seen a redbone coonhound before, were you surprised at it's appearance?