Handsome and robust, the Redbone Coonhound is a muscular breed with hanging ears and cat-like paws. Their tail sits upright, and they have a square muzzle.
Country of Origin:
The Redbone Coonhound originated in the Southern US
Redbone Coonhounds range in height between 21 and 27 inches (53-66 cm.)
Redbone Coonhound range between 50 and 70 pounds (23-32 kg.)
Redbone Coonhounds are red or red with a bit of white.
A light shedder, the Redbone Coonhound requires only occasional brushing.
Redbone Coonhounds are excellent hunters and trackers over difficult terrain. They thrive on pleasing their masters and are easily trained to follow the scent of their quarry. Redboned Coonhounds are loving and affectionate towards their families. They do well with children but may hunt and kill cats even if raised with them from puppyhood.
The Redbone Coonhound is generally known to be a healthy breed.
The life expectancy of the Redbone Coonhound is about 11 or 12 years.
Redbone Coonhounds are active dogs that require plenty of exercise. They can do well in an apartment but require a large yard to suffice for their activities.
The Redbone Coonhound is in the Hound Group