Dog Groups - Hound Dogs

Everyone has heard of a "hound dog", but not everyone knows what a hound dog really is. Hounds are dog breeds with a keen sense of smell of sight. Hounds are typically sweet and loving with people.

Check out the list of hound dog breeds below. Click on the hound image or breed name to see more images and details about these hound dogs.

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Image Breed Type of Hound
American Foxhound Scent Hound
Basset Hound Scent Hound
Beagle Scent Hound
Black and Tan Coonhound Scent Hound
Bloodhound Scent Hound
Dachshund Scent Hound
English Foxhound Scent Hound
Harrier Scent Hound
Otterhound Scent Hound
Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Scent Hound
Afghan Hound Sighthound
Basenji Sighthound
Borzoi Sighthound
Greyhound Sighthound
Ibizan Hound Sighthound
Irish Wolfhound Sighthound
Italian Greyhound Sighthound
Norwegian Elkhound Sighthound
Pharaoh Hound Sighthound
Rhodesian Ridgeback Sighthound
Saluki Sighthound
Scottish Deerhound Sighthound
Whippet Sighthound