Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound
Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound
The Black And Tan Virginia Foxhound is a breed of dogs originated in Virginia, the United States that are not recognized by any kennel club, they are bred primarily for hunting foxes but they can also be a watchdog and good family pet at home. This breed is rare and unrecognized in this present time.
Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound Appearance
Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound is a large breed of dog weighing around 24 to 34 kg. they are 21 to 25 inches tall. They have a large and flathead, their eyes are large, their ears are pendant and droopy, and frame the face. They have moderate to high set tails that curve upwards slightly, and their legs are straight and long. Virginia Foxhound coat are hard, coarse and fairly short in length, the color of their fur is black and tan with white as abase.
Like other breeds of dogs, it is recommended to brush their fur occasionally. It is better to bathe and groom them as necessary and used the right shampoo and conditioner for their fur to make it soft and smell good. It is best to keep their dental hygiene and nail care properly, periodontal disease is very common to dog whatever their size, brush their teeth several times a week to help remove tartar and bacteria and maintain the good condition of their teeth. Trim their nails once or twice a month to prevent injury in your dogs, long nails can also cause arthritis or other health concern in dogs. Short, neatly trimmed nails keep the feet in good condition and prevent our dog’s legs from getting scratched when they excitedly jump up to greet us.
Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound Personality
Virginia Foxhound is a gentle, sweet, loyal and affectionate large dog, they are very energetic and need exercise to release that energy, it is better to have a yard where they can run all they can. They are sweet and very affectionate breed, they love their owner a lot that they don’t mind cuddling on the couch for a long period of time. Early socialization can make them good to other animals in the house, they are also a good playmate to the children as long as we teach the children how to handle the dogs for the safety of the dogs and the children itself.
Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound Health
Virginia Foxhound has an average life span of 10 to 12 years, they are generally healthy but like other breeds of dogs, they are also prone to some diseases such as Hip Dysplasia, Cataract.
How much is Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound?
First, look for a legit seller or breeder of Virginia Foxhound.
The legit breeder puts a lot of effort into high quality and healthy breeding of dogs. They provide healthy Dog Foods, visit the Vet for check-ups, Vaccinations, Vitamins, and proper Grooming of the dogs.
In buying to a legit Breeder you can expect to pay $400 – $800 to puppies.
The breeder will coup up all the expenses he/she spent to provide a healthy breed to you so expect a little expensive.
Nowadays hundreds of thousands of dogs are being abandoned that’s why instead of buying I suggest you adopt! Support those in need give them love and a home to stay for the rest of their life.
Note: The expenses of Taking care of a Dogs does not end in buying one after you bought or adopt your Dog you must provide their necessary needs, like Visit Vet ones a year for their health check-up, Complete and follow up Vaccinations, Foods and provide Vitamins as their maintenance and the most important is Time to play and cuddle with them, I think that’s the most affordable one, giving attention to them, proper care and lots of love from you…
See also: Black and Tan Coonhound