Bluetick Coonhound

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Bluetick Coonhound

United States, 1900's.

Racoon hunting, Fox tracking

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 11-12 years of age

Weight & Height
45 to 80 pounds & 20-27 inches tall at the shoulders

Known Health Problems

Physical Description
Large, muscular dog with long, broad head and deep square muzzle. The ears are medium length and and fold forward as they drop. The eyes are large and dark and the chest is deep and the tail is long, set high and sicle shaped.

The Bluetick Coonhound is usually good with children. They have a strong instinct to tree animals. Some individuals in the breed may show aggression with other dogs , but it not the norm for the breed in general

Needs early socialization

Living Conditions
Not suitable for apartment/city living

Brush the Bluetick Coonhound occasionally or as needed

They do need vigorous daily exercise and would do best with a large fenced area.

Coat Texture
Short, Dense Coat

Coat Colors




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Continental Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
National Kennel Club


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Bluetick Coonhound Breeders

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