Don't be fooled by this pup's droopy appearance - basset hounds are cheerful, social dogs that make great companions.
This large breed is famous for its incredible sense of smell and is often used for search and rescue missions.
Among the smaller hound dog breeds on the list, usually between 20 and 30 pounds, beagles are popular family dogs.
With an adult size of 130 pounds and a name like "wolfhound," this hound dog is initially intimidating.
One of the first things you'll notice about a bluetick coonhound is its unique speckled blue coat.
The American foxhound is among the first dog breeds to be observed by the American Kennel Cub.
As their name might suggest, they were bred to hunt raccoons.
Afghan hounds look like they're more ready to hit the hair salon than hunt, but they're technically hound dogs, bred for speed.
Dachshunds, also known as wiener dogs, are one of the smallest hound dog breeds, typically weighing less than 20 pounds.