Archive for red bone

Coonhound Spends Nine Days Trapped in Cave

Roger Moore's coonhound, Half Pint, was tracking a raccoon when the trail led her inside a cave. She did not emerge, and Moore grew understandably worried. He could hear Half Pint barking, but couldn't reach her. Talk about heartbreaking.

April 04, 2011

Will WA Houndsmen Be Able to Hunt Cougars Again?

In 1996 a Washington state voter initiative resulted in a ban on hunting mountain lions with hounds. The vote was strongly influenced by an "animal rights" misinformation campaign, and now a few lawmakers say it's time to restore hunters' rights. A bill sponsored by state Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen, would establish a permanent cougar season for hound hunters.

February 16, 2011

Three New Hunting Dogs to Compete at Westminster

Three hunting dog breeds recently recognized by the AKC, including the Boykin spaniel, bluetick coonhound and redbone coonhound, will make their Westminster debuts when the annual dog show kicks off Monday.

February 11, 2011