The Bloodhound is a large scent hound, originally bred for hunting deer, wild boar and, since the Middle Ages, for tracking people. Believed to be descended from hounds once kept at the Abbey of Saint-Hubert, Belgium, it is known to French speakers as the Chien de Saint-Hubert.
Temperament: Stubborn, Affectionate, Gentle, Even Tempered
Origin: Belgium, United Kingdom, France, England, Scotland
Colors: Liver & Tan, Black & Tan, Red
Weight: Female: 80–100 lbs (36–45 kg), Male: 90–110 lbs (41–50 kg)
Height: Female: 23–25 inches (58–64 cm), Male: 25–27 inches (64–69 cm)
Litter Size: 8-10 Puppies