The good-natured English Foxhound is an active dog with a cheerful approach to life.
Vital Stats
Height: 23 to 27 inches at shoulder
Weight: 55 to 75 pounds
Coat: short and hard
Life span: 10 to 13 years

The English Foxhound was originally a hunting dog, designed to pursue foxes in the English countryside. Today he also enjoys life as a family companion and competes in the conformation ring.

Many English Foxhounds also compete in Foxhound Performance Trials, which grade the dogs on their pack hunting skills. Full English Foxhound profile on
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