This striking bronze sculpture is an accurate replication of a beautiful bloodhound. This animal is captured in bronze, and will stand the weathers of time either in or out of doors. Bloodhound, breed of hunting dog, the oldest known of the type of hound that hunts by scent alone. Breed of dog superior to any other in scenting ability, the foundation breed of most scent-hunting hound breeds. They were known, although not in the present form, in the Mediterranean area in pre-Christian times. Calm and affectionate, they are often used to track animals and trail persons. A large, strong dog, the bloodhound stands 23-27 in. (58-69 cm) and weighs 80-110 lb (35-50 kg). It has short hair and long ears, with loose skin that falls into folds and wrinkles around the head and neck. The coat is black-and-tan, red-brown and tan, or tawny. May be in stock so please call us at 1-877-675-2634 for availability.