At A Glance

Size: Large

Weight: 65 - 70 lbs.

Height: 21" - 25"

Life Span: 12 - 13 years

American Foxhound

Also know as: No Nicknames.

Group: Hound

Origin: United States

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Hunting

History and Facts: This sport breed was particularly popular in the South for trailing fox. Descended from Hounds of European ancestry, the Foxhound was breed is recorded back to 1850.

Temperament / Behavior
The American Foxhound is a gentle, tolerant and amiable hunting breed.

Breed-Related Health Concerns

Special Needs
Exercise: The American Foxhound needs daily vigorous exercise.

Grooming: Quick weekly brushing is necessary for your American Foxhound.


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