Welcome to the Coonhound & Foxhound Companions website
A grateful reader ...
"Thank you for your website - it was the one site that I found when looking up his breed after we adopted him that made me feel like he'd be happy with us; so many other sites stressed how active hounds were and I was so afraid he'd be too much for us, but he's perfect!" ~Christina from NY
Blog Posts Wanted!
Do you have a story to tell about your long eared dog? We'd love to hear it! Check out our blog guidelines and send us a note on the Contact Us page under the Home menu.
Our beloved "long ear" dogs
Coonhounds and foxhounds are sweet on kids, easy with other dogs, and they are sensitive and social -- real people pleasers. Read more about pet coonhounds on this web site. We want to share our love of coonhounds with the whole continent, with hopes of inspiring dog lovers everywhere to consider adopting a "coonie."
Remember, coonhounds are American dog breeds, worthy of our respect and devotion. If you are thinking about bringing a large sporting breed dog into your life, think about a coonhound.
Call for Submissions
Help spread the word that coonies make great pets. We're gathering photos for the 2019 Coonhound Companions Calendar, so send us a few favorite pictures of your family hound(s): Bluetick, English, TWC, Plott, Redbone, Foxhound, and Black & Tan. We want to showcase them all, from puppies to seniors. Deadline for submissions is September 1, but please don't delay. Here's a PDF with all of the details.
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These are our beloved coonhound breeds and the foxhound, a near cousin. Have you ever seen more handsome dogs?
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