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What is the best dog training method for coonhounds?
Respect Training is the dog training method I use and recommend for training Coonhounds. A dog who respects you will do what you say and will stop what he’s doing when you tell him No. Teaching your dog to respect you means interacting with him in specific ways that encourage respect. [read more]
How do you train a coonhound to walk in the rain?
The wet ground helps the coonhound to follow a scent more effectively, and it gets the dog used to walking in water and through puddles. It is recommended that you train your dog just prior to meal times, when they are hungry, rather than after meals.
How do you train a coon hound to follow scent?
If you want your coon hound to be able to follow scent, apply a synthetic raccoon scent to an old rag or toy, let the dog play with it, and hide the toy for the dog to find. Be sure to rub the toy on various areas, like along the ground, over tree bark, and in bushes before hiding it.
What kind of dog is a coonhound?
Coonhounds refer to a group of dogs that were all bred to hunt and tree raccoons. There are a number of different types of coonhounds, including redbone, black and tan, American English, blue-tick, treeing walker, red-tick, and the plot hound, that range in weight and size.