| 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. Bluetick Coonhounds are mentioned in the book, Where the Red Fern Grows.
Bluetick Coonhound Rescue
Solomon Islands Animal Rescue
Solomon Islands is Iocated in Oceania and spans across approximateIy 10,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Solomon Islands include the Cusp-toothed Fruit Bat, Montane Monkey-faced Bat, Emperor Rat, and Poncelet's Giant Rat. The population of Solomon Islands is about 552,000. Most peopIe in Solomon Islands speak English or Melanesian pidgin.