Animals: Hound Dogs
These sites are about hound dogs. Read about bloodhounds, coonhounds, whippets, and other breeds of hound dogs. One site includes video clips of the different breeds. Read related novels “Where the Red Fern Grows,” about a boy and his coonhounds and the Sherlock Holmes mystery “The Hound of the Baskervilles.” Includes links to eThemes resources on Dogs and Dachshunds.
Enchanted Learning: Hound Printouts
Here are links to several printouts on different varieties of hound dogs. NOTE: This site includes Google banner ads.
Here are links to webpages on many different breeds of hound dog. Each page includes information about the dog breed as well as a short video clip of the dog. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Read about this breed of coonhound. NOTE: This site includes ads.
What is a Coonhound?
Here are pictures of the six breeds of coonhound and some information about the breeds.
Click on "Hounds" to read about the dogs, and how you would know if this breed of dog is right for your family.
Read this short encyclopedia article about hounds. There are links to encyclopedia articles on specific breeds of hounds. NOTE: This site includes ads.
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Read this classic Sherlock Holmes mystery online for free. The reading level may be advanced for some, but excerpts can be used. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Hound Dog Pictures
Different types of hound dogs are featured on this site. Click the name of the dog to see different photos of hound dogs. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Hound Dog Breeds
See pictures and learn specific information about different types of hound dogs. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Hound Dog Descriptions
Click on the name of the dog to learn more about the different breeds of hound dogs, their origins, how to care for them, and the jobs they perform. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Hound Breed Group
Learn more about the different breeds of hound dogs and watch informative videos that feature these dogs. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Dog Breed Directory
Learn more about the characteristics, history, temperament, upkeep, and health of different types of hound dogs. NOTE: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Literature: "Where the Red Fern Grows" by Wilson Rawls
Here are websites about the novel "Where the Red Fern Grows" by Wilson Rawls. Find out about the book, the author, Redbone Coonhounds, and Oklahoma, where the book takes place. Includes lesson plans, reviews, interactive quizzes, and worksheets. There are links to eThemes on friendship in literature, economics, raccoons, and hound dogs.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Dogs
Learn about different breeds of dogs and their origins. There are quizzes to help you determine which breed of dog would be good for you and your family. Includes activities, encyclopedia articles, and printouts. There are links to various eThemes resources on different types of dogs.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Dachshunds
These sites are about Dachshunds, a small, short-legged hound. Read about the breed's appearance, history, and personality traits. Watch a short video and view many photographs of these house pets.