Redbone Coonhound

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Breed Group: Hound
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Overview
An American breed originating in Georgia, the Redbone Coonhound was developed during the 1800's to hunt raccoon, boar, bobcat, and cougar. This breed became a favorite with farmers and huntsmen due to their agility, speed, and keen sense of smell. They are able to hunt over any type of terrain and in any weather. In addition to their hunting prowess, the Redbone Coonhound is an amiable companion.
Character
The Redbone Coonhound is a rugged, muscular, and robust breed. The paws are webbed which enables this breed to be proficient at swimming. They possess large expressive eyes, long floppy ears, and a proud demeanor. Redbone Coonhound's exhibit a striking and stunning appearance.
Temperament
The Redbone Coonhound breed is loyal, affectionate, highly energetic, and free-spirited. They do well with children, however, caution should be taken with small children due to their exuberance. They do well with other dogs, but non-canine pets are not recommended because of their strong hunting instinct. The Redbone Coonhound is an even-tempered and good-natured family companion and an aggressive and fierce hunter. They do have a tendency to drool excessively and bark incessantly. They also have a strong "doggie" odor. This breed is not recommended for use as a watchdog as they do not know a stranger. They are sweet, friendly, enthusiastic, and reliable.
Care
Redbone Coonhound's require occasional brushing with a firm bristle brush. Bathing should only be done when absolutely necessary. It is important to regularly check the ears and paws for debris. This breed has no known health issues.
Coat
The coat of the Redbone Coonhound is short, coarse, glossy, and smooth. The coat lays flat against the body. This breed is a light shedder.
Training
Basic obedience is recommended. The Redbone Coonhound breed is intelligent and eager to learn. Training must be done with fairness, firmness, and consistency.
Activity
The Redbone Coonhound is not recommended for apartment living. This breed requires an inordinate amount of exercise to be happy. They enjoy hunting, swimming, running, jogging, and family activities. Redbone Coonhound's do best in a rural setting or a large securely fenced yard.
Weight
Male: 60-70; Female: 50-60 lbs
Height
Male: 22-27; Female: 21-26 inches
Color(s)
Solid Red
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Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2017

Learn what to expect when researching the price of Redbone Coonhound puppies.

How much do Redbone Coonhound puppies cost?

The cost to buy a Redbone 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 Redbone Coonhound puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all Redbone Coonhounds sold is $375.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Redbone 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 $1,100 upwards to $4,000 or even more for a Redbone Coonhound with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Redbone Coonhounds sold is $500.

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What can I expect to pay for a puppy?

Median Price: $375.00
Average Price: $500.00
Top Quality: $1,100.00 to $4,000.00

*Data sourced from the sale of 226 Redbone Coonhound puppies across the United States on NextDayPets.com.

Annual cost of owning a Redbone 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 a Redbone 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.

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Most Popular Redbone Coonhound Names for 2017

We've compiled the top 20 male and female names for 2017 after analyzing the sale of 226 Redbone Coonhound dogs.
  • 1. Reddy
  • 2. Dixie Litter
  • 3. Money Litter
  • 4. Red
  • 5. Dan
  • 6. Blue Boy
  • 7. Jake
  • 8. Jasper
  • 9. Lilly
  • 10. Litter
  • 11. Molly
  • 12. Rocket
  • 13. Bo
  • 14. Ann
  • 15. Cash Money
  • 16. Daisey
  • 17. Jack
  • 18. Jackson
  • 19. Jade
  • 20. Moon Litter

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Anonymous asked:
I recently purchased a Redbone coonhound and Australian cattle dog mix puppy. What will she be like?

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Whenever you get a mixed breed dog, the dog could take after any breed that it is mixed with a little or a lot. What I suggest you do is to research both breeds and if at all possible, spend time with the breeds to get to know them a little more. The puppy could take a 50/50 split of both breeds, or be more like the Redbone Coonhound or more like the Australian Cattle Dog. All I know for sure if that you'll have one active dog no matter who she takes after.

Anonymous asked:
How much does the Redbone Coonhound go for?

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The average price of a Redbone Coonhound puppy will be between $900.00 - $1500.00 per puppy. The price a breeder places on their puppies will all depend on the stats of the dam and sire and how much the breeder as put into raising the puppies. As well as where the breeder lives and how often the breeder has puppies available.

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What color is a Redbone Coonhound's fur? What is the Redbone Coonhound's personality like and country of origin?

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The Redbone Coonhound's fur is between a light red to a dark rust red. They are a friendly, high energy dog that love their owners and love hunting. They have a high prey drive. They were created in Tennessee and Georgia.

Anonymous asked:
How big is your Redbone Coonhound? My boy is getting much larger than the 60 to 70 lb. average. I checked his weight on his 9-month birthday, and he was 88 pounds. No fat on him, huge shoulders and all muscle.

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Anonymous

At just about 9 months old, my male is about 80lbs.

Anonymous

My 4-year-old Redbone Coonhound is 77 lbs.

Anonymous

My Redbone Coonhound is 1 year 4 months and weighs 110 lbs; pure muscle. Not expecting that at all.

Anonymous

The standard for the Redbone Coonhound breed on a male should be no bigger than 80 lbs. This is the UKC and AKC breed Standards.

Anonymous

My Redbone Coonhound is 9 yrs. He weighs 80 lbs and just this year his hips are getting sore.

Anonymous

My Redbone Coonhound is 5 1/2 and only 50lbs, she is purebred but the runt of the litter.

Anonymous asked:
I would like to get a Redbone Coonhound, but was wondering how they do on a walk or in a park? Will they instinctively just take off if they smell a small animal? This is my concern. Also, how are they with children?

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Anonymous

They are wonderful with children. I suggest getting one as an adult/senior if you are new to hounds. They are easier to train, walk, and play with. They are just as active as pups. They learn not to bolt. The dogs probably won't run after every smell. You should let them walk towards it occasionally to ease their curiosity.

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Updated: 11/21/2017