| 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
Ecuador Animal Rescue
Ecuador is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 109,000 square miIes. The population of Ecuador is about 13 million. Most peopIe in Ecuador speak Spanish. Threatened species known from Ecuador include the Galapagos Rice Rat, Spiny Rat, Blue Whale, Colombian Weasel, and Fin Whale. The capital of Ecuador is Quito.