coonhound


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any of several breeds of hound developed for hunting raccoons

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The purebred Black and Tan Coonhound has now officially the Longest Ears on a Living Dog, at more than two foot long.
New York, Sept 7 (ANI): A black-and-tan coonhound from Colorado has just earned himself a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the longest ears of any dog.
The best coonhound I ever had needed little training to trail and tree raccoons in thick marshes and mud-bogged swamps.
In August, some 17,500 participants will visit the Wayne County Fairgrounds for the 2008 UKC Autumn Oaks National Coonhound event and another 1,000 will attend "Skydiving Boogie" at the Richmond Municipal Airport.
A 3-year-old male Coonhound presented to the clinic with an acute fever (T=104[degrees]F), anorexia, and lameness.
Black-and-tan coonhound A moderate-sized dog that is black with tan markings (see Figure 15-3).
Trainability is tested specifically in obedience trials, Canine Good Citizen (CGC) tests, field trials, agility trials, lure coursing, rally, hunting tests, herding trials, tracking tests, and coonhound and Earthdog events.
For instance, my 60-pound redbone coonhound tricks me on a regular basis by hiding all curled up in a ball, under pillows and covers.
This usually means being dragged around the national forest at the end of a leash attached to Willie, a retired 85 pound black and tan coonhound with three legs, high hope for one last catch and an uncontrollable response to certain scents.
A female coonhound named ``Fern'' died Sunday after suffering shortness of breath and a distended stomach, symptoms that suggest she might have been poisoned, said Detective Victor Lewandowski of the Santa Clarita sheriff's station.
Although there are many excellent lines of mixed-breed big-game hounds, most hunters use one of the six coonhound breeds.
Our Pet Show features a black and tan coonhound named "Cowboy.
More than 20,000 competitions for AKC-registered purebred dogs are held under AKC rules and regulations each year including conformation, agility, obedience, rally, tracking, herding, lure coursing, coonhound events, hunt tests, field and earthdog trials.
At the time, I was already fostering an adolescent American Black and Tan Coonhound named Maebe, and she was annoying Otto, my "heart dog," to no end.
Mattie came home with a coat that is vizsla-short; with her dark nose and long tail she looks more like a redbone coonhound than an Irish setter.