The Plott Hound is a large scent hound, originally bred for hunting boar. The Plott Hound is one of the least known breeds of dog in the United States, even though they are the state dog of North Carolina. Of the seven breeds of United Kennel Club (UKC) registered coonhounds, the Plott Hound does not trace its ancestry to the foxhound. And, of those seven breeds, we can be most certain of the Plott’s heritage and the men most responsible for its development.
Diego the Plott Hound...he looks so much like Hunter. I have had two people ask me if he's a plott hound! Before that, I had never even heard of the breed. All we know about Hunter is that his mom was a chocolate lab