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Treeing Walker Coonhound Dog For Adoption in Murphy, NC, USA


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Organization Name: Lost Dogs Run
Location: Murphy, NC

Breed: Treeing Walker Coonhound
Gender: Male Male

Buster Brown

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 12/26/2015
Location: Murphy, NC, 28906
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Treeing Walker Coonhound Dog For Adoption in Murphy, NC, USA

Physical Attributes
Eye Color Brown
Ear Type Droopy
Tail Type Long
Coat Length Medium
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Some
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Moderately Active
Exercise Needs High
Fence Required Any Type
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Owner Experience Required Breed
  • Yard Required
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Play with Toys
  • Likes to Swim
Personality Characteristics
  • Playful
  • Skittish
  • Affectionate
  • Intelligent
  • Even-Tempered
  • Gentle
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Treeing Walker Coonhound (medium coat). Buster Brown is a muscular, handsome black, white, and brown Treeing Walker Coonhound (aka American Foxhound), weighing about 55 lbs, and was about a yr and a half old at input. He was given to his Foster by the Owner who lived in a Trailer Park and kept him tied up 24/7. Buster is house trained, neutered, fully vetted, heart worm negative, and on heart worm preventative. He loves people and dogs, but has not yet been checked with cats - although there were cats in his yard area in the trailer park. He sleeps inside the house, stays in a fenced yard with 9 other dogs during the day, and is allowed to run free and hunt in the adjacent woods for several hours each day. He goes on long walks in the woods with his foster without being on a leash and likes toswim. Buster has a beautiful hound voice. Buster needs a rural home!

Treeing Walker Coonhound

Overview: The Treeing Walker Coonhound was developed in Virginia. The breed is used by hunters to chase prey into a tree. They are good for hunting and as a companion dog.
Breed Group: Hound
Weight (lbs): 50-70
Height (in): 20-27
Colors: tan and white or tricolor
Coat: The coat is smooth and fine.
Character: The Treeing Walker Coonhound is intelligent, loving, confident and loyal
Temperament: The Treeing Coonhound gets along well with children and other dogs.
Care: The coat should be brushed occasionally. The ears need to be cleaned regularly. Bathe as needed.
Training: The Treeing Coonhound is clever and trains quickly.
Activity: This breed needs to exercise in a fenced area, or he may run off and get lost. They will run into the street and should be walked on a leash.
Country of Origin: USA
Life Expectancy: 12-13

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      Breed: Treeing Walker Coonhound
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Treeing Walker Coonhound (medium coat). Olivia entered as a 20 month old, spayed, female, tricolor Treeing Walker Coonhound who is totally vetted. She is beautiful with a black saddle and is sweet and eager to please. She does not want to run off when outside. Olivia is house-trained and uses a doggy door. She still has a lot of puppy in her and wants to play. She came from DHS in Louisiana where she was crated most of the time and was reported to bark while crated and to climb fences. Here she does not climb the 5 ft chain leak fences, dig, or bark but then she is not in a crate. Instead she roams free within several fenced yards and uses the doggy doors to enter and leave the cabin. She does like to chew and that is being worked on because she had no prior training. Signifiant success has been made on the chewing because she wants to please. We think she will be the unusual coonhound who doesn't roam when released but stays with her owner. There is absolutely no barking if she is not crated.
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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Zia is a beautiful 45 lb, 6 month old red nose pit bull. Her coat is a solid dark red. She will probably be about 60 lbs when an adult. Zia is sociable around other dogs and loves to play. She is good with kids, adults, and cats and is a perfect family dog without any aggression. Zia has been house-trained, doggy door trained, crate trained, and is fine on a leash. She should have a fenced yard to be safe in and be allowed to sleep indoors. Zia has a lot of love in her and is the perfect pet for a single person or a family. In mid-December Zia was sent north through another rescue to Great Dogs and adopted.
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      Breed: Chinese Shar-Pei-Mountain Cur Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Shar Pei / Mountain Cur / Mixed (medium coat). Socks (Socky) is an adorable young mix of Shar Pei (check out her small ears) and probably Kimmer Cur as judged from the colors of her coat and general size. She was 9 months old at input and weighed 33 pounds. She is now (5-1-16) about two years old and weighs about 35 lbs. Socks has been spayed and is up to date on her vaccines and tested negative for heart worms. Socks was abandoned by a family in Robbinsville, North Carolina when they moved and saved by a neighbor who was her initial foster. She was house-trained and socialized with her foster's 5 dogs and is sweet and friendly. Socks likes to be outdoors and would require a fenced yard for her protection although she doesn't run off when outside. Her current foster has 2 other dogs (pit bull and Labrador retriever) and she gets along fine with everyone. She is somewhat shy at first but loves to play and likes to sleep on the bed in the arms of her foster and enjoys a few sips of Chardonnay in the afternoon. This is a wonderful dog. If you are interested in providing a home for Socks, please contact Ron Stoessell at 985-630-1613 or at or her foster Cindy Mulkey at 828-557-4263.
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      Breed: Australian Shepherd-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Australian Shepherd / Mixed (medium coat). Earl is a stubtailed, 5 year old 55 lb Brown Heeler, possibly mixed with Australian Shepherd. He was born without a tail. He is house trained, uses a doggy door, has wonderful recall and doesn't run off. Earl is fully vetted. He was a Shelter dog, taken in as an owner surrender from the Peachtree area of Cherokee County, NC. He came in needing a dental but already fixed. He had 9 teeth removed and is feeling wonderful now. This is a sweet and lovable dog, a perfect family pet who loves people and children and gets along fine with other dogs. He likes to sit cross-legged on the floor watching you and his fur is very curly.
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