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

Summary
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 DogTime.com

Tendency to bark or howl:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Vigor:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Dog friendly:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Energy Level:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Friendly toward strangers:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
General health:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Good for new owners:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Heat Tolerance:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Cold tolerance:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Watchdog ability:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Apartment appropriate:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Ease of training:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Playfulness:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Sensitivity:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Average:
3.3 out of 5 stars (3.3 / 5)