Bloodhound
Bélgica FCI 84 - Large-sized Hounds

Bloodhound

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

Content

History

The Bloodhound (Bloodhound) It is a breed of dog originally from Belgium, more specifically in the region of the Ardennes. It is one of the different breeds of hound recognized by the FCI in Group 6.

Has been traditionally considered to the monks of the monastery of St. Hubert as the creators of the race (for this reason also, are known as St. Hubert Hound), and they based their selection on the hunting dogs used by the monk Hubert, founder of the order and which later to be canonized became the patron saint of hunters. King William the Conqueror took copies of this breed to England when he ascended to the throne. The descendants of these specimens, they were known in the country as Bloodhound, referring to the purity of their blood.

Did You Know?

The name “Bloodhound” not from this dog's ability to track and hunt people, but a long history of bloodlines carefully recorded. In other words, It is a bloodhound ” of blood”, a kind of dog of the aristocracy, if you can say so.

This legend has it that a rich nobleman hunted in a good Friday accompanied by a group of noisy dogs, in the distance he saw a deer and when he was about to shoot it was drawn the image of the cross of Jesus Christ in his antlers and since retired from his dissipated life to devote his wealth to good works. Since then usually give the nobles, the best specimen of his beloved dogs. Today the tradition continues, but now is a religious service and gives blessing to copies, continuing with the exposure of the race in the community of St. Hubert at Belgium.

After the race was introduced in the United States where one of his missions was the search and hunt down the fugitive slaves. For many years the recognition by a Bloodhound incriminating evidence was considered by American courts.

Physical characteristics

The Bloodhound is a powerful hunting dog. The back is very strong compared to the size of the dog. The head is long and narrow. The muzzle is long with a nose of black. The deeply sunken eyes and drooping eyelids. The Chin is very pronounced.

The Bloodhound is a dog with a nose finest of the planet.

Despite its size, is an agile dog. His body is longer than high. In the head and Chin wrinkles are perhaps one of the most characteristic features, along with the length of its hanging ears. The accepted colors are black and fire, Brown and red in its different shades and fire.

The appeal is of 67 cm for males and 60 cm for females.

Character and skills

It has been documented that they are able to follow a trail of up to 15 days, because of the enormous sensitivity of their sense of smell, caused by the internal folds of their nostrils. For this reason is used as a police dog in tracking work.

These hounds cannot be kept in a yard without fences. There is a good chance that your tracker instinct carried them wander and get away until the end of their trail.

It is a dog that needs to be exercised (like all dogs), and usually live more happily in large spaces, Although adapts very well to home life.

The Blodhound (Bloodhound), Despite the allusion to the term blood contained in its name (blood), It is one of the animals most affable that exists. It is a dog of noble nature, It can be shy with strangers. It is very patient and persevering if looking for a trail you want…

It is excellent Playmate for children, defend them from any danger. They tend to be very well with other dogs and pets.

Pictures Bloodhound

Videos Bloodhound

Ratings of the Bloodhound

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed “Bloodhound” you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

adaptation ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Dog friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Hair loss ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Affection Level ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Exercise Needs ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Social Needs ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Apartment ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Grooming ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Stranger Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Barking Tendencies ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Health Issues ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Territorial ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Cat Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

intelligence ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

versatility ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Child Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Watchdog Ability ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Playfulness ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI:Group 6 –> Hounds type, and related breeds. / Section 1.1 –> Hounds type of large size. With working trial.
  • FCI 84
  • Federations: FCI , AKC , ANKC , CKC , ​KC , NZKC , UKC
  • FCI Nomenclature of Bloodhound
  • BLOODHOUND FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Sleuth hound, St. Hubert Hound (English).
    2. bloodhound (French).
    3. Bluthund, Bloodhound (German).
    4. Cão-de-santo-humberto, Chien de St. Humbert, Bloodhound (Portuguese).
    5. Perro de San Huberto (Spanish).

Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound
Estados Unidos

Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound

The Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound they are hunting dogs with an excellent sense of smell

Content

History

The Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound, It is believed that it descends from hunting dogs introduced in America in 1650 by Robert Brooke.

These hounds were the ancestors of the varieties of American hunting dogs.

George Washington received a Foxhound French as a gift of the French aristocracy and that dog he crossed one of the hunting dogs bred by the Lord Brooke that it resulted in the race Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound, as we know it today. Later, Irish Foxhound were crossed, also, with the Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound to increase his strength and speed.

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Black and Tan Coonhound
Estados Unidos FCI 300 - The Hound of raccoons

Black and Tan Coonhound

The Black and Tan Coonhound they are very vocal and ladradores and, they tend to howl frequently.

Content

History

The Black and Tan Coonhound It is a breed of dog used especially to follow the trail to raccoons. It is a cross between St. Hubert dog (Bloodhound) and Black And Tan Virginia Foxhound (“Roasted Black Fox Hunter of Virginia”).

Black and Tan Coonhound is one of the oldest breeds in America. Its origin is considered to be in the old packs of Fox Hound Cross with Bloodhound they were imported from England in the 17TH century.

Black and Tan Coonhound is descended from the dog Talbot (extinct race), It was in medieval England from the 11th century. His ancestry is, years. At that time, drawn through the Bloodhound and the Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound.

Black and Tan Coonhound is the only breed officially recognized "Coonhound" group by the American Kennel Club.

In 1945 Black and Tan Coonhound, He became the only one of the six varieties of Coonhound recognized by the American Kennel Club.

The Redbone Coonhound and the Basset Hound Since then they have been recognized in the miscellaneous class. The other three varieties of Coonhound are the Bluetick Coonhound, the Coonhound English, and the Treeing Walker Coonhound.

Physical characteristics

The standard Black and Tan Coonhound marks its weight is situated in 29 a 59 Kg. Y, the height at the cross of 58 a 69 cm..
Its pelage is short, dense and glossy. Their brand of black colour and fire are similar to the Dobermann and the Rottweiler, but with key differences that, It doesn't help to distinguish it from other races. The most prominent are the ears and long tails, and his strong bark, like no other. The eyes are Hazel color, throwing more dark in some cases.

The legs are long in proportion to the length of the body, that is very muscular and thin, males tend to be more bony than females.

The size of the litter of a Black and Tan Coonhound dog round the 8 Puppies. Y, the life expectancy of this breed is of 10 a 12 years.

Generally healthy, but there is some risk of the Hip Dysplasia, cancer of the ear and other infections of the ear and eye problems.

Character and skills

Black and Tan Coonhound gets its goal only to be guided by the smell, What makes it also efficient to find deer, bears, Pumas and other pieces of hunting, Although this type of hunting with dogs is restricted in many countries.

The general impression is the of the power, agility and alertness, with the ability to throw to the ground quickly and move down with powerful rhythmic strides. In addition, every dog has his own voice, recognisable for their owners from a great distance.

Black and Tan Coonhound is a gentle dog, adaptable and worthy to be loved. While adapt very well to different environments of life, This dog will be very happy when you can do the work for which has been raised.

Thanks to its incredible sense of smell, is a dog that easily distracted, It is obedient but if some trace crosses on its way it will go after it... For which reason, they are dogs that require a constant and patient training.

Although most of the Black and Tan Coonhound they are dogs trust, balanced and sweet temperament, Puppies need a fair amount of encouragement to increase your confidence, especially, When living in the interior of a home as pets. You can have despanzurrado and happy on the sofa, If and when, It gives you a lot of exercise, years. At that time, they enjoy the company of his human family.

Black and Tan Coonhound, It may seem cautious or nervous in the presence of strangers or unfamiliar dogs, But if socialized well from puppies there will be no problem, they are dogs bred for hunting and working group.

Black and Tan Coonhound is best known as a "Hunter of raccoons", but she has also been used successfully for hunting other animals such as the bear, the deer, the Fox and the mountain lion – even in difficult terrain. Since, It is a dog that supports well the rigors of winter, as well as intense heat.

Black and Tan Coonhound is a breed that is often much babear, This is a feature that can be problematic. This race is not very appropriate for someone who is looking for a quiet dog, Black and Tan Coonhound, as all the Coonhound, they are very vocal and ladradores and, also, they tend to howl frequently. They are effective in warning their owners when a stranger enters the courtyard, the appearance of the dog at that time may seem threatening, but it is not likely to bite or attack unless smell the real danger or feel threatened.

Despite being a dog that is not often seen in urban areas, they enjoyed much popularity in rural areas. Reportedly, Coonhound are on the porch of the majority of the houses in the United States, more than any other race. While it is not a statistical fact, his place in the AKC registered breeds list that ranks as one of the most popular races.

It is the image that has inspired the character of Pluto, the companion of Mickey Mouse.

Ratings of the Black and Tan Coonhound

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed “Black and Tan Coonhound” you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

adaptation ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Dog friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Hair loss ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Affection Level ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Exercise Needs ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Social Needs ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Apartment ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Grooming ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Stranger Friendly ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Barking Tendencies ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Health Issues ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Territorial ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Cat Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

intelligence ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

versatility ⓘ

2.0 rating
2 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Child Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Watchdog Ability ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Playfulness ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Black and Tan Coonhound pictures

Vídeos Black and Tan Coonhound

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI:Group 5 –> Hounds type, and related breeds. / Section 1.1 –> Hounds type of large size. Without working trial.
  • FCI 300
  • Federations: FCI , AKC , ANKC , CKC , UKC
  • FCI nomenclature of the Black and Tan Coonhound breed
  • BLACK AND TAN COONHOUND FCI

Alternative names:

    1. American Black and Tan Coonhound (English).
    2. Chien noir et feu pour la chasse au raton laveur (French).
    3. Schwarz-lohfarbene Waschbärenhund (German).
    4. Coonhound preto e castanho (Portuguese).
    5. Black and tan coonhound, perro negro y fuego para la caza del mapache (Spanish).

St. Hubert Hound
Bélgica FCI 84

Sabueso de San Huberto

The St. Hubert Hound It is the dog with the more developed nose around the globe

The St. Hubert Hound (In English, known as Bloodhound) It is a breed of dog originally from Belgium, more specifically in the region of the Ardennes. It is one of the different breeds of hound recognized by the FCI in your group 6.

Traditionally has been seen as the monks of the monastery of St. Hubert as the creators of the race.

Read all about this race by clicking on: Bloodhound.

  • Alternative names: Chien de Saint-Hubert / St. Hubert Hound / Bloodhound / Bluthund
  • Group 6 / Section 1.1 – Hounds of large size

Dogs breeds: St. Hubert Hound


Bloodhound
Bélgica FCI 84 - The hound par excellence

Bloodhound

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

Content

History

The Bloodhound (St. Hubert Hound) It is a breed of dog originally from Belgium, more specifically in the region of the Ardennes. It is one of the different breeds of hound recognized by the FCI in Group 6.

Has been traditionally considered to the monks of the monastery of St. Hubert as the creators of the race (for this reason also, are known as St. Hubert Hound), and they based their selection on the hunting dogs used by the monk Hubert, founder of the order and which later to be canonized became the patron saint of hunters. King William the Conqueror took copies of this breed to England when he ascended to the throne. The descendants of these specimens, they were known in the country as Bloodhound, referring to the purity of their blood.

Did You Know?

The name “Bloodhound” not from this dog's ability to track and hunt people, but a long history of bloodlines carefully recorded. In other words, It is a bloodhound ” of blood”, a kind of dog of the aristocracy, if you can say so.

This legend has it that a rich nobleman hunted in a good Friday accompanied by a group of noisy dogs, in the distance he saw a deer and when he was about to shoot it was drawn the image of the cross of Jesus Christ in his antlers and since retired from his dissipated life to devote his wealth to good works. Since then usually give the nobles, the best specimen of his beloved dogs. Today the tradition continues, but now is a religious service and gives blessing to copies, continuing with the exposure of the race in the community of St. Hubert at Belgium.

After the race was introduced in the United States where one of his missions was the search and hunt down the fugitive slaves. For many years the recognition by a Bloodhound was considered proof incriminating by American courts.

Physical characteristics

The Bloodhound is a powerful hunting dog. The back is very strong compared to the size of the dog. The head is long and narrow. The muzzle is long with a nose of black. The deeply sunken eyes and drooping eyelids. The Chin is very pronounced.

The Bloodhound is the dog with thinner smell on the planet.

Despite its size, is an agile dog. His body is longer than high. In the head and Chin wrinkles are perhaps one of the most characteristic features, along with the length of its hanging ears. The accepted colors are black and fire, Brown and red in its different shades and fire.

The appeal is of 67 cm for males and 60 cm for females.

Character and skills

It has been documented that they are able to follow a trail of up to 15 days, because of the enormous sensitivity of their sense of smell, caused by the internal folds of their nostrils. For this reason is used as a police dog in tracking work.

These hounds cannot be kept in a yard without fences. There is a good chance that your tracker instinct carried them wander and get away until the end of their trail.

It is a dog that needs to be exercised (like all dogs), and usually live more happily in large spaces, Although adapts very well to home life.

The Blodhound, Despite the allusion to the term blood contained in its name (blood), It is one of the animals most affable that exists. It is a dog of noble nature, It can be shy with strangers. It is very patient and persevering if looking for a trail you want…

It is excellent Playmate for children, defend them from any danger. They tend to be very well with other dogs and pets.

Bloodhound pictures

Bloodhound Videos

Bloodhound Ratings

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed “Bloodhound” you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

adaptation ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Dog friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Hair loss ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Affection Level ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Exercise Needs ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Social Needs ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Apartment ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Grooming ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Stranger Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Barking Tendencies ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Health Issues ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Territorial ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Cat Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

intelligence ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

versatility ⓘ

3.0 rating
3 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Child Friendly ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Watchdog Ability ⓘ

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Playfulness ⓘ

1.0 rating
1 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI:Group 6 –> Hounds type, and related breeds. / Section 1.1 –> Hounds type of large size. With working trial.
  • FCI 84
  • Federations: FCI , AKC , ANKC , CKC , ​KC , NZKC , UKC
  • FCI nomenclature of the Bloodhound breed
  • BLOODHOUND FCI

Alternative names:

    1. Sleuth hound, St. Hubert Hound (English).
    2. bloodhound (French).
    3. Bluthund, Bloodhound (German).
    4. Cão-de-santo-humberto, Chien de St. Humbert, Bloodhound (Portuguese).
    5. Perro de San Huberto (Spanish).

Brazilian Tracker
Brasil FCI 275 (1967-1973).

Rastreador Brasileño

The Brazilian Tracker (FCI-1967) was a quiet and balanced dog, attached to his master.

History

The Brazilian Tracker It was a breed of dog originating in Brazil, that was recognized by the FCI the 1 in September of 1967 in the Group 6 / Section 1.1 – Hounds of size with the number 275. In fact, It was the first Brazilian to be recognized by the FCI breed of dog.

The Brazilian Tracker is a hunting hound type dog. The breed is also known under the names Urrador (his voice) or Urrador American.

It was developed in the Decade of 1950 by Oswaldo Aranha Filho (in Rio de Janeiro), for hunting peccaries (they are pigs of medium-sized and wild that found in all Central and South America), Jaguars, and other typical prey of the country.

Aranha Filho combined a number of breeds of hunting from America and Europe along with some native dogs of Brazil to create your dog. The Brazilian Tracker became the first race of Brazil and was what earned him the recognition of international kennel clubs.

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Otterhound
Inglaterra FCI 294

Otterhound

The Otterhound It is the breed of dog most threatened by danger of extinction in the United Kingdom.

History

The Otterhound It is a very old breed of dog from United Kingdom, has, among many other mixtures- within their ancestors to the race Airedale Terrier.

The name of this precious woolly, It just comes to the task for which it was created: the House of otters. This dog has a smell nearly as well developed as the Bloodhound. This breed was developed in England.

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