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.
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.
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.