The hound dogs group: natural hunters and sniffers!

The hound dogs group: discover this group of breeds with us!

The hound dogs group: discover this group of breeds with us!

There is one thing that most hound dogs share and this is that they were conceived to be hunters. Besides this, these dogs represent a huge variety of different characteristics. On one hand, you have a hound dog who is good at following scent trails. Others have a tremendous endurance to make it through tough terrain.

Generalizations of the hound group are not easy to come by. These natural hunters come in a wide variety of styles and sizes. The following is a list, in alphabetical order, of some hound dogs recognized by the American Kennel Club.

Afghan Hound
This pooch is big, with long hair and charming. He is an independent thinker but is also loyal and sweet.

American English Coonhound
This sociable will be your delight in the sweetness and mellow department.

American Foxhound
Another independent dog, but this one is also stubborn. He is, however, pretty easy-going and sweet.

Affectionate, and always alert, this one is also hard to train.

Basset Hound
These make great family pets due to their easy-going nature. The folded muzzle is the characteristic everybody finds adorable.

Great companion dogs with loads of love and loyalty to give.

Black and Tan Coonhound
A rugged hound dog prepared for trails. This dog is friendly, bright, and intelligent.
Friendly and affectionate with family but his curiosity gets the best out of him.

Bluetick Coonhound
This dog is tenacious in the field and a charm at home. He will persevere on a scent to follow a path.

A charming dog with a mind of his own.

Cirneco Dell’Etna
This dog is independent, affectionate and affectionate.

Cute, energetic dog with a sparky personality.

There are other hound dogs in the family and these are:
English Foxhound
Ibizan Hound
Irish Woolhound
Norwegian Elkhound
Petit Baset Griffon Vendeen
Pharaoh Hound
Portuguese Podengo Pequeño
Rhodesian Ridgeback
Scottish Deerhound
Treeing Walker Coonhound.

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