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Overview of Foxhound



Foxhound dog breed is Pure breed Large in size. Fur of Foxhound is short and hard . Basic origin of Foxhound is England, America . Foxhound is Good With Children and Hypoallergenic and Fastest and Easiest to train, Foxhound is commonly Independent, Kind, Intelligent, Sweet-Tempered, Loyal, Loving. Two types of Foxhound are found in the world, American Foxhound and English Foxhound both are cousin and have same temperament and appearance. Foxhound are scent dog which are used to hunt fox. Foxhound has a very docile and sweet demeanor. A typical dog is gentle, easygoing, and gets along with children and other animals. However, they may act shy and reserved when around strangers. Foxhound is a very active breed and very high energy. They require a lot of exercise and do best in habitats where they have room to run. If they live in a suburban area such as a neighborhood, they should have a fenced in yard and be taken on multiple walks daily.
Foxhound is available in red, tri, black and tan, blue colors. Colors.

Height and weight of Foxhound

Adult Male of Foxhound is about 65–75 lb and adult female of Foxhound is about 55-65 lb in Weight.
Height of Foxhound is commonly 26–29 in (66–74 cm).

Common Health Issues of Foxhound


Foxhound has tendency to suffer from Thrombocytopathy, or platelet disease.  

Appearance of Foxhound

The legs of a Foxhound are very long and straight-boned. The foxhound's chest is rather narrow. It has a long muzzle, and a large, domed skull. The ears are wide and low-set. The eyes are hazel or brown, and are large and wide-set.

Working Class of Foxhound

Basically Foxhound is Hunting dog but is also used as Companion dog.

Training of Foxhound

Foxhound is easy to train.  It learns basic commands such as sit, stay, come easily. Behavior training is also very important for your Foxhound.  Behavior training prevents and or corrects bad habits of your puppy or dog. Behavior and basic commands training for your Foxhound should must on these lines. Do not get impatient. You will probably have to repeat the command many times. Never use negative reinforcement. Do not call your dog to come to you for punishment because this will teach your dog not to come on command. Be sure to keep any frustration out of the tone of your voice. If you feel yourself becoming frustrated, take a break. Your dog can sense this and will start to associate training with your unhappiness. You cannot hide your frustration from a dog. You cannot pretend. Dogs can feel human emotion, so stay relaxed, firm and confident.

Exercise and Fitness of Foxhound

Daily exercise for your Foxhound is important, dogs are living with human since thousands of years, wild dogs have challenges to survive so they work daily to find food, save food and themselves from other animals but companion dogs have nothing to do, they have ready food and couch to sit, which may affect their health, habits and activity.
Your Foxhound is recommended Fetching,Running,Walking regular according to its breed specific exercise requirements.

Behavior of Foxhound with children and other pets

Good with children of any age but socialization training is required to mess him with other animals.

Special instructions related to your Foxhound

Foxhound is an energetic breed. According to some trainers, it needs plenty of exercise, for example, a fairly long walk followed by a game of fetch.

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