Foxhounds were the first of the canine races in Great Britain to go under the control of logical reproducing. There had been dogs of more antiquated birthplace, for example, the Southern Hound and the Bloodhound; yet something other than what’s expected was needed towards the finish of the seventeenth century to chase the wild deer that had turned out to be fairly scattered after Cromwell’s affable war. The request was subsequently for a speedier dog than those until now known, and individuals committed to the pursuit started to breed it.
To some degree wide, not crested like the Bloodhound, but rather long from the zenith to the frontal bones, eyebrows exceptionally noticeable, cheeks slice clean from the eye to the nostril, ears set low and in their common condition thin and shapely, yet not vast, nose huge, jaw solid and level, and little dewlaps, articulation furious, and with the best frequently repellent.
Bright and profoundly set, loaded with assurance, and with an enduring articulation. The look of the Foxhound is extremely surprising.
Neck Should be splendidly perfect, no skin unsettle whatever. The length of the neck is of significance, both for stooping and giving a demeanor of superbness.
The cutting edges ought to be well into the back, and should incline, generally be wide and solid, to meet the arms, that ought to be long and intense.
Legs and feet:-
The bone ought to be impeccably straight from the arm descending and drop in a similar level of size to the lower legs. The knee ought to be level and level; there ought to be no bend until going to the toes, which ought to be extremely solid, round, feline molded, and each toe clean set in a manner of speaking.
The coat is hard hair, however short and smooth, the surface is as solid as abounds, yet flawlessly laid.
Belvoir tan, which is dark colored and dark, impeccably intermixed, with white markings of different shapes and sizes. The white ought to be exceptionally dark and clear. Highly contrasting, with tan markings on head and smothers. Badger pied a sort of dark and white. Lemon pied, light yellow and white. Rabbit pied, a darker yellow and white.
Stature: Dogs from 23-1/2 to 24 inches; bitches from 22 to 22-1/2 inches.