Category Archives: Dog Information

COONHOUND sets new record: Longest Dog Ears in the World!!

Move over all you Bassett hounds, there’s a new floppier-eared dog on the block. Harbor, a Black and Tan Coonhound from Colorado has just taken the Guinness Book of World records for longest dog ears in the world! Typical soft, … Continue reading

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Dissing your Dog

Will Ferrell is hilarious! Enjoy!! Dissing Your Dog – watch more funny videos

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Biking Birthday Beagle!

On Friday, April 1st, 2011 Chunky celebrated his 5th birthday! For some reason I think it is appropriate his birthday falls on April Fool’s Day, though I cannot say why. He had a nice bike ride and some tasty dog … Continue reading

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Tallest dogs in the world hail from Ireland!

While this site is dedicated to “Hounds of Appalachia” I had to make an exception and talk about a sight hound from Ireland in celebration of St.Patrick’s Day. Irish Wolfhound above by Herbert Thomas Dicksee. Coming in over 7 feet … Continue reading

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Mmm, vino + dogs. Yes, more please.

Lone Willow Farm Grapes and Pups (Can you guess which one’s Chunk?) Wine + Dogs = two of my top three favorite things. (The third is chocolate!) When the dog and wine worlds collide you get the sweet, frisky concoction … Continue reading

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Coonhounds ring NASDAQ bell and Beagles who Blog!

Image from On Friday, Feb. 11, 2011 NASDAQ celebrated the 135th Westminster Dog Show where the 6 new breeds welcomed into the show by the American Kennel Club, were present to ring the closing bell. Check out the pictures … Continue reading

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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

A quick sketch of the Chunkster “Let Sleeping Dogs Lie” 12″ x 9″charcoal on paper. This study got me thinking about what I learn from dogs. I really appreciate waking up with Chunky; it makes me greet each new day. … Continue reading

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