| Bluetick Coonhounds are good at treeing animals, especially raccoons. Bluetick Coonhounds are often mistakenly thought to be aggressive with strangers because they may howl in greeting and then sniff a person for a prolonged period of time. Smokey, a Bluetick Coonhound, is the mascot for the University of Tennessee. The Bluetick Coonhound is the state dog of Tennessee. Bluetick Coonhounds are mentioned in the book, Where the Red Fern Grows.
Bluetick Coonhound Rescue
Benin Animal Rescue
Benin is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 43,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Benin include the Red-bellied monkey and Wild Dog. The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo.