Redbone coon hound

By: Venessa Meier

THe Redbone coon hound.

The Redbone coon hound is a breed that evolved in the 1900's from men how wanted a dog that could chase raccoons into tree for the hunter. This breed was made for hunting bears, raccoons, cougars, and Bobcats too. The redbone coon hound is relitively a healthy breed but is prone to hip byspasia as it gets older.


UKC recognized this dog in 1902 for it's drillinse and AKC in 2001.

Places were the redbone coon hound was recognized.

Were the dog ranks in kennel clubs.

In AKC the breed ranks a 122nd place of most populer breed in the world but now the dog is 125th place in the ranks.