| Two Redbone Coonhounds are featured in the book, Where the Red Fern Grows. Redbones are adept at chasing animals up trees. Early Redbones were known as Saddlebacks. Redbone Coonhounds are most often used for hunting raccoons. Redbone Coonhounds are descended from dogs belonging to George Birdsong of Georgia.
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District of Columbia - Washington, DC 20011
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