A dog breed that is related to the English Foxhound is the American Foxhound.

Apartment living is not advised for American Foxhounds. They thrive on outdoors and are extremely active indoors.

Kids can own a dog of this breed. It also gets along well with other animals and strangers.

The American Foxhound is a very active breed and very high energy.

Grooming is only necessary once in a while to maintain upkeep. No trimming or stripping needed.

This dog will shed a negligible amount. Recommended for owners who do not want to deal with dog hair in their cars and homes.


21-25 inches (53-64 cm)


65-75 pounds (29-34 kg)

Life span

10-12 years

Puppy Prices

Average $500 - $700 USD