When hunting coon hounds you will frequently find your hounds out of hearing distance. Occasionally this happens because they are chasing off-game like a deer. It might even turn out that one coon hound split trees away from the others or hunts in a separate way. Heck, you might even just pure get turned around and lost and not be able to find your truck. Well, this is why using tracking collars and tracking systems when coon hunting is so important. Click Here To Continue Reading...
Rather you are hunting coon hounds in competition coon hunts or hunting for fun you will probably be using a coon squaller at some point during the night hunt
Plott Coon Hounds are the only breed of the original six breeds of coon hounds to not have British Influence in its ancestry. Most coon hounds can trace back to the fox hound, but the Plott Hound is the exception.
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A whelping box is a fancy word for a dog box that's sole purpose is to house the female coon hound while she gives birth to and nurses her puppies.
If you are a competition coonhunter you know how hard it can be sometimes to be a good coonhound handler. It is true that having a good handler can make the difference between a coonhound winning a competition hunt or losing one. Click Here To Continue Reading...
Hunting coon hounds comes in two forms. The first is pleasure hunting, this is when you go out with friends and hunt purely for fun. The second type is competition coon hunting. Today, I am going to talk to you about the second type.
When it comes to training coonhounds for hunting some coon hunters will often not take the time to teach their coon dog to load into the dog box correctly.
Redbone Coon Hounds were recognized by UKC as one of the six breeds of coon hounds. They are known for for their good looks and excellent hunting ability.