English Coonhound

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Breed Group: Not AKC Recognized
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The English Coonhound breed descends from Irish and French breeds brought to America. They were utilized to hunt fox by day and raccoon by night. The original Coonhounds were inadequate when hunting by American standards due to their inability to track quarry in trees. Therefore, the original breed was crossed with the Bloodhound to enhance their scent tracking ability. Today English Coonhound's are used to track and hunt raccoon, oppossum, cougar, deer, boar, and bear.
The English Coonhound is often described as a well-conditioned athlete. They move effortlessly and possess great endurance, vigor, and strength. This breed is capable of tremendous speed, is versatile, and highly competitive.
Affectionate, assured, watchful, fearless, and loyal. The English Coonhound breed does best in packs rather than being the only dog. They get along with older, considerate children and other pets they have been raised with. The English Coonhound has a tendency to be high-strung, exuberant, and lively.
Regular brushing with a firm bristle brush is recommended. Bathing should only be done when absolutely necessary. It is important to regularly check the ears and paw pads for debris. English Coonhound's are prone to Hip Dysplasia.
The coat of the English Coonhound is stiff, harsh, and short.
The English Coonhound requires early socialization. They do not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. Training must be done with firmness, fairness, patience, and consistency. The English Coonhound breed excels in performance, conformation, and field trial events.
A highly energetic breed, the English Coonhound is not recommended for city or apartment dwelling. They do best in a rural setting with an active owner. If they are excessively confined or become bored they will bay consistently and become destructive.
40-65 lbs
Male: 24-26; Female: 23-25 inches
Blue and white, red and white, black and white with ticking; tri-color with ticking, brindle, or solid
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Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2022

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How much do English Coonhound puppies cost?

The cost to buy an English Coonhound varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Review how much English Coonhound puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all English Coonhounds sold is $0.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for an English Coonhound with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a puppy without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a dog with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a puppy with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a puppy with breeding rights or even for a puppy advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $0 upwards to $0 or even more for an English Coonhound with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all English Coonhounds sold is $0.

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Annual cost of owning an English Coonhound puppy

Before buying a puppy it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining an English Coonhounds true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

Most Popular English Coonhound Names for 2022

We've compiled the top 19 male and female names for 2017 after analyzing the sale of 0 English Coonhound dogs.
  • 1. Zoe
  • 2. Tammy
  • 3. Smiley
  • 4. Sarge
  • 5. Redtick Pups
  • 6. Pete
  • 7. Perfect Pet
  • 8. Lucy
  • 9. Jake
  • 10. Hodo
  • 11. Herminator
  • 12. Freckles
  • 13. Dee
  • 14. Daisy
  • 15. Cabella
  • 16. Bo
  • 17. Bell
  • 18. Bee
  • 19. Andy

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Anonymous asked:
What two dogs do you breed to get an English Coonhound? Is it a redbone to a bluetick or a walker dog to a bluetick?

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An English Coonhound, like all Coonhounds, is a separate breed within a breed. Redbones are different than Blueticks. Black & Tans are different than Redbones. You don't cross any 2 to get one. They are all different. An English Coonhound is a purebred.

Anonymous asked:
Does an English Coonhound shed?

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Not much. A bath once a month and a good comb out and brushing once a week will do it. Pretty low maintenance in the coat department

Anonymous asked:
When do you start an English Coonhound dog training to hunt?

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It is recommended to starting training english coonhound's as soon as possible. They are very good learners.

Anonymous asked:
What dogs do you mix to get an English Coonhound dog?



You do not have to mix any dogs to get an english coonhound. You can breed two blueticks or you can mix a bluetick and a redtick.


They are actually different breeds within the Coonhound breed. They all have different personality characteristics. You can mix and match to get different colors, but a Redtick (English Coonhound) is not the same as a Redbone, Walker, Plott, Cur, or Black & Tan. All different breeds, not just a color.

Anonymous asked:
What is a good excercise to do with an English Coonhound to meet their requirements?

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A nice long walk, allowing them to stop and sniff. Play chase and tag. Tug of war with toys.

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Updated: 5/19/2022