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...
The English Coon Hound was originally classified as the English Fox and Coon hound prior to the recognition of the six breeds of coon hounds. The recognition in the 1940s by the United Kennel Club of Bluetick coon hounds and Treeing Walker coon hounds as distinct breeds led to the narrowing down of the English Coon Hounds classification. Click Here To Continue Reading...
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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...
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.
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
Many coon hunters overlook the importance of having a good handling coon hound. Often times we are more concerned with the hunting ability of our coon dogs
Treeing Walker Coon Hounds are extremely fast, agile, and tireless in the pursuit of game. They are extremely vocal with a distinctive bawl
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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.