Beagle, Bluetick Coonhound mixed in Avondale, Pennsylvania
Beagle, Bluetick Coonhound
male, medium, adult, mixed
Sailor is a 6 year old beagle/bluetick coonhound mix. His owner recently passed away, so we need to find him...
ABOUT: BEAGLE DOG BREED
The Beagle is a small to medium-sized hound known for its keen sense of smell and tracking instinct. Originating in England, they were bred for hunting small game. Beagles are characterized by their friendly disposition, curiosity, and merry natures, making them excellent family pets. They have a distinct tricolor or bi-color coat, with a variety of possible colorations. Standing about 13-15 inches at the shoulder, they possess a sturdy and compact build. Beagle's floppy ears, expressive eyes, and pleading expression often endear them to people. Their intelligence and gentle demeanor require patient training, and their penchant for vocalization showcases a melodious howl. An active breed, Beagles need regular exercise to prevent obesity and maintain mental health.
The Bluetick Coonhound is a majestic and versatile breed known for its striking blue mottled coat and keen sense of smell. These medium to large-sized dogs were originally bred for trailing and treeing raccoons, but their exceptional tracking abilities make them versatile hunters for wild game. Bluetick Coonhounds are intelligent, brave, and highly driven, yet they have a gentle and affectionate nature that endears them to their families. With proper training and socialization, they make loyal companions and excel in various canine sports and activities. Their distinctive appearance and unwavering determination make Bluetick Coonhounds a treasured breed beloved by hunters and dog enthusiasts alike.