English Foxhound Dog Breed
- approximately 24 inches at the shoulder
- 55 to 75 pounds
- Any hound color or combination of hound colors including black, tan and white
- Agility, Field Trials, Hunting Tests, Conformation, Running
Prized for his stamina, keen nose and determination, the English Foxhound is a versatile hunter whose roots in Great Britain date before 1800. Like most hounds, the breed is independent and can be stubborn. Bred to run long distances in a pack, the English Foxhound needs adequate exercise, but his short coat requires minimal maintenance.
Did you know The English Foxhound is one of the rarest breeds in the U.S.