Breed

Bluetick Coonhound


AKC Grouping
Hound Group
Temperament
  • smart
  • devoted
  • tenacious

Demeanor
friendly

Choosing the Best High-Protein Bluetick Coonhound Dog Food

In regard to weight, the Bluetick Coonhound is a large dog generally weighing 55-80 pounds (male), 45-65 pounds (female). The Bluetick Coonhound is also considered a tall dog in regard to height, with an average height of 22-27 inches (male), 21-25 inches (female). If you're trying to figure out the optimal dog food for your Bluetick Coonhound, you should definitely consider the option of a high-protein dog food like those available from Spot & Tango. The Bluetick Coonhound is an AKC Registered breed in the 'Hound Group' with roots originating back to the United States. The tenacious, smart and devoted Bluetick Coonhound with a friendly demeanor, generally does particularly well on a high-protein dog food. This is thanks, in part to, its large size combined with its usually high energy levels.


Breed

Bluetick Coonhound


AKC Grouping
Hound Group
Temperment
  • smart
  • devoted
  • tenacious
Demeanor
friendly

The Bluetick Coonhound has, like most other hounds, the genetic traits best used for hunting. Whether it's their acute sense of smell to follow a potential prey's trail or their boundless amounts of energy to run them down, a dog within the American Kennel Club's Hound Group would be well suited for a high-protein dog food. Why? Because their bodies need the protein to help rebuild their naturally muscular body while still providing them enough energy. Further, since the Bluetick Coonhound isn't used as much today as a hunter versus a pet, weight control is more easily achieved on a high-protein diet.


Energy
energetic
Grooming
a weekly good brushing
Training
willing to follow
Shedding
seasonally

The Bluetick Coonhound is considered an energetic dog and thus your Bluetick Coonhound could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of an energetic Bluetick Coonhound. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by an energetic dog like the Bluetick Coonhound. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the Bluetick Coonhound is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for an energetic Bluetick Coonhound.


The Bluetick Coonhound is a large, tall dog weighing in at over 55 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their large frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for large breeds, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins. When you select a high-protein dog food for your Bluetick Coonhound at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for a large dog such as the Bluetick Coonhound.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Bluetick Coonhound including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for a Bluetick Coonhound. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your Bluetick Coonhound, Spot & Tango could be the solution.