Redbone Coonhound
There's just something special about a red dog.
Height: 21 to 27 inches at shoulder
Weight: 45 to 70 pounds
Coat: short and smooth
Life span: 10 to 12 years
Breed Group: Hounds
These medium-sized hounds have a gorgeous red coat, the pleading expression common to hounds everywhere, and a sweet voice that sings out when they're on the hunt. However, they also bark a lot when they're not on the hunt, and take a lot of patience to train.
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General Characteristics
Amount of shedding
Dog friendly
Drooling potential
Friendly toward strangers
Heat tolerance
Need for exercise
Potential for weight gain
Affectionate with family
Compatible with kids
Energy level
Good for novice owners