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Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« on: July 19, 2019, 06:25:41 PM »
https://spokane.craigslist.org/grd/d/athol-american-foxhound-puppies/6937974022.html


Just curious if this breed would be good snowshow hare dogs, faster than a beagle but still a smaller sized dog

guess they aren't that small at 55-70 lbs

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Re: Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2019, 10:18:58 PM »
I think they misspelled coonhound!  LOL
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Re: Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2019, 03:55:27 AM »
Those are probably mutts that don't have a clue about hunting, ask if the parents are hunters and what they hunt? I know a few guys who have used Beagles for hunting showshoes, there are Beagles for sale if you do some digging, several websites list various gun dogs for sale. Chuck Thomas is still hauling dogs all over the country if you find one in another state.

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Re: Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2019, 10:22:47 AM »
They don’t look anything like foxhounds.

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Re: Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2019, 10:26:13 AM »
Look like some mixed bag blueticks.

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Re: Snowshoe hare dogs, American Foxhounds?
« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2019, 04:47:22 PM »
I can do it with my Brits, was just curious about these dogs in the CL ad. 

Brits don't bay though, so its just not quite right  :chuckle:

 


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