Weight: 40 - 65 lbs.
Height: 21" - 27"
Life Span: 11 - 12 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: United States
Also Known As: Redtick Coonhound
Category: Companion Dog
The English Coonhound requires daily walks and play sessions.
The English Coonhound needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.
This Coonhound has the same style temperament as other Coonhounds: Energetic, intelligent and devoted.
Compatibility with Kids
Although an active breed, the English Coonhound is particularly gentle with children.
The breed was developed in the United States during the 1800s to be a smaller version of the Black-and-Tan hunting dog.
Most common in the redtick coat color, although all other Hound colors are permitted.