Developed in the U.S. from English Foxhounds to hunt foxes. Known for stamina and keen sense of smell.
Athletic build, long muzzle, droopy ears. Coat is short, hard, and comes in a variety of colors.
Energetic, playful, friendly. Devoted to family, good with kids. Needs lots of exercise.
Regular brushing. Active breed needs lots of daily exercise. Prone to obesity so don't overfeed.
Respond well to positive reinforcement training. Early socialization is key. Needs a firm, patient trainer.
Generally healthy but prone to ear infections. Lifespan 10-12 years.
Very high energy. Best for active homes. Needs 45+ minutes vigorous exercise daily.