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Active Bluetick Coonhound as Pet

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Bluetick Coonhound is active and gentle dog breed stay calm in house.  They are obedient and low maintenance dog. So bring in Bluetick Coonhound if you desired to active and cheerful dog breed.


Bluetick Coonhound is originated in united state.


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Bluetick Coonhound is raccoon hunting dog also bred as pet dog. They also recognize as Tennessee state dog. Tennessee is native island of Tennessee. Foxhound, French hounds, cur dog and English coonhound dog are ancestor of bluetick coonhound. UKC (united Kennel Club) register bluetick Coonhound under English Fox hound and coonhound.

Life span:

Average life expectancy of Bluetick Coonhound is about 10-12 years.

Litter size:

6-8 puppies

Physical appearance:

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Bluetick Coonhound is powerful and speedy Muscular body. They are 20-27 inches tall and grow up with 45-80 pound weight. Square muzzle with define stop is visible feature on dome like broader head. Dark brown eyes are round in shape. Hind leg is longer then the front legs.  Glossy and coarse coat give playful appeal due to lovely pattern. Black color tricking on white coat feel like navy blue. These spots are more prominent on the black, ears and around the eyes. Their Athletic body is perfect for hunting. Bluetick hound are of different type bases over with which breed they crossbred.


Bluetick Coonhound is sensible, obedient and affectionate dog breed show devotion toward family and his owner.  They are true working and guardian dog. They are perfect family dog if you lave older age children. They   are social dog breed yet show reserve attitude for strangers. Packed and stronger leadership is required to control them.

Living condition:

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Bluetick Coonhound is active and high-energy dog need specific task to do. It will keep him busy and active. Fit and active dog stay happy and also keeps you happy. Apartment life is not suitable for Bluetick Coonhound dog. They love to like in open and outdoor areas especially in country area. If you have enough time to take you dog in a park other dog related place then have it otherwise not.  Home with larger yards with secure boundaries are preferable living space for Bluetick Coonhound. Bluetick Coonhound is allergic for smell if the received smell their nose start flowing for hours.


Bluetick Coonhound generally healthier breed yet they face genetic health related issue. Krabbes, hip dysplasia, cataracts, ear and eye infection are different health problems commonly prone to Bluetick Coonhound.


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You are lucky if you have Bluetick Coonhound as pet. Bluetick Coonhound are low shedding dog breed shed very litter, they coat just need twice to thrice time brushing in a week. It low maintenance dog also requires litter grooming. Clean their eyes and ears regularly to keep them away from infections. Occasional bath also good for Bluetick Coonhound dogs


Bluetick Coonhound are high-energy dog need extra exercise to stay fit and happy if they live in a small home or apartment. Choose an activity that keep him busy and burn extra calories. If you want to keep you Bluetick Coonhound active and fit then provide different indoor and outdoor opportunities. Tracking, vigorous exercise, brick walk and other mind game are superb tricks for you Bluetick Coonhound.  Regular 40-50 minutes on leach is essential for this dog.


Agility, obedience, intelligence ate statement features of this breed best to tamed a dog. Bluetick Coonhound is sensitive in nature, totally reject negative theory and adopt the positive reinforcement method while training.

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