Dog breeds Group 6 - Section 1.1 from the FCI - Large-sized Hounds

Dog breeds Group 6

Section 1: Scent hounds

The Group 6 from FCI is reserved for hound type dogs, and related breeds. When live prey were hunted, other dogs with different specialties were used, depending on the type of hunting.

The Hounds were trained and bred to persistently track and hunt big game game, while trail dogs were supposed to track and locate injured prey. Today, However, most of the dogs of these breeds are “In use” like family dogs.

In this section you will find “Large-sized Hounds” from Belgium, France, Great Britain, Polonia y EE.UU.

The FCI ⓘ (Federation Cynologique Internationale) recognize 337 races and each is ‘property’ from a specific country, where it had its origin. All of them are included in 10 Groups under a registration number, a section number and a group number.

Standard – classification FCI

  • Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds
  • Section 1.1: Large-sized Hounds.

1 American Foxhound

American Foxhound

The American Foxhound is sweet, friendly, loyal and loving in a House.

Fox hound, American, better known as American Foxhound

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2 Billy


The Billy is a used hunting dog live in the open air, in open spaces

The Billy, It is a dog of French origin created

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3 Black and tan coonhound

Black and Tan Coonhound

The Black and tan coonhound they are very vocal and ladradores and, they tend to howl frequently.

The Black Dog and

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4 Bloodhound


The Bloodhound It is the dog with thinner smell of the planet.

The Bloodhound (Bloodhound) It is a breed of dog originally from Belgium,

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5 Brazilian Tracker

Brazilian Tracker

The Brazilian Tracker was a quiet and balanced dog, attached to his master.

The Brazilian Tracker It was a breed of hunting dog originally

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6 English Foxhound

English Foxhound

The English Foxhound is dog friendly appreciates life in the pack, where he gets along with his peers.

English Foxhound

The English Foxhound

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7 French Tricolour Hound

French Tricolour Hound

The French Tricolour Hound it is an unusual breed and little known outside of France.

French Tricolour Hound

The true ancestry of French Scent hounds probably

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8 French White and Black Hound

French White and Black Hound

Of the three French Scent hounds, the French White and Black Hound, is the best known.

The French White and Black Hound is a competent

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9 French White and Orange Hound

French White and Orange Hound

It is a very unusual breed, practically unknown outside of France.

The French White and Orange Hound is a competent olfactory hound of French origin.

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10 Gascon Saintongeois

Gascon Saintongeois

His great passion is hunting, therefore it is advisable for those who practice it.

The Gascon Saintongeois he is a strong sporting dog, trusted

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11 Grand Griffon Vendéen

Grand Griffon Vendéen

The Grand Griffon Vendéen he is a dog of great character, beautiful cloak and dreamy look. It is a pity its little diffusion.

Great Griffon

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12 Great Anglo-French Tricolour Hound

Great Anglo-French Tricolour Hound

The Great Anglo-French Tricolour Hound is considered rare, very little spread outside of France and currently little used even in

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13 Great Anglo-French White and Black Hound

Great Anglo-French White and Black Hound

The Great Anglo-French White and Black Hound can be used both in pack and individually.

Esta raza es originaria del “Anglo Bastard - Saintongeois”

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14 Great Anglo-French White and Orange Hound


The Great Anglo-French White and Orange Hound It is considered little diffused outside of France and little used even within its country.


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15 Great Gascony Blue

Great Gascony blue

The Great Gascony Blue is known for its deep barks

The Great Gascony Blue is an ancient race resulting from

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16 Otterhound


The Otterhound is the most endangered dog breed in the UK.

The Otterhound is one

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17 Poitevin hound

Poitevin hound

In the past, the Poitevin hound was also used as a wolf hunter.

Poitevin hound

The most widespread hypothesis about the origin of this

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