The Redbone Coonhound is medium in size and has got a stunning red coat, his pleading expression is pretty common everywhere, and when he is busy hunting, a sweet voice that comes out. However, he barks a great deal when he is not on the hunt, and takes a great amount of time to train.

redbone coonhound

Crucial Stats

Dog Breed Group: Hound Dogs

Height: 1 foot, 9 inches to 2 feet, 3 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight: 45 to 70 pounds

Life Span: 10 to 12 years


Redbone Coonhound Dog Breed

The Redbone Coonhound is gentle and lively and originated from red hounds that Irish and Scottish immigrants brought him to North America during the colonial times. The medium and solid red dog has got the common expression of pleading to hounds everywhere and when he is on the hunt a sweet voice that sings out. Sadly, he barks a lot at home as well, so make sure you spend a handsome amount of time or have the neighbors who are very tolerant.

This loyal and affectionate Redbone Coonhound becomes a fabulous companion dog as long as he is provided with enough exercise. When you are training this dog breed, just be patient, he is usually affected by canine attention deficit disorder.



Male: stands 22 to 27 inches at the shoulder

Female: stands 21 to 25 inches

Weight: 45 to 70 pounds