Foxhound Dog Breed Information

The English Foxhound is supposed to have been developed from the Bloodhound and the Greyhound. for over three centuries, English sporting gentry have ridden on horseback after Foxhounds and have develped a beautiful and uniform breed of dog.

Some of the finest Foxhounds obtainable in England were brought to the United States where a breed of keener scent, better searching qualities and more melodious voice have been developed.

English Foxhounds are slightly larger and may be a litter finer in appearance than the American Foxhound. American Foxhounds usually hunt individually or in pairs, while English Foxhounds nearly always hunt in packs.

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