ur beloved "long-eared" hound 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 or foxhound (or mix).
Blog posts wanted!
Do you have a story to tell about your long-eared dog? We'd love to hear it! Read our blog_guidelines.pdf and send us a note on the Contact Us page under the Home menu. Or message our Facebook page. Please allow two weeks for a reply. (We are all volunteers.)
Donate to our Long Ears Alive! vetting microfund to help sick or injured hounds in shelters and pounds get into rescues.
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
SOLD OUT -- 2022 Calendar!
Our 2022 Coonhound Companions wall calendar is ready to order, just in time for holiday giving! Quantities are limited and they are going fast. Just $20 each includes USPS mailing cost to US or Canada.
Delight your hound-crazy friends and family members with beautiful full-color photos of real hounds taken by hound-lovers all over the continent. Our calendar team selects the very best ones after a lot of deliberation.
The calendars are 11 inches wide by 8.5 inches high when closed and open to 17 inches high. We’ve used heavyweight high quality satin finish paper with a refined wire-O binding, so the calendars hang flat. Printed in the USA.
SOLD OUT! Thank you to all who ordered a calendar! Watch for our 2023 calendar which can be ordered here, in November 2022.
You support our Long Ears Alive vet fund. Thank you so much!
These are our beloved coonhound breeds and the foxhound, a near cousin. Have you ever seen more handsome dogs?
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