Redbone Coonhound

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Trivia: 
By the late 18th century, some coon hunters began breeding for hotter-nosed, faster dogs that were swifter at locating and faster at treeing raccoons. They used the hot, swift Irish hounds in their breeding programs and the Redbone Coonhound evolved into a recognized, respected breed well before 1900.ÿ <a href="http://www.akc.org/">(Credit: AKC.org)</a>