The Origin of the English Beagle

Posted on Friday, September 16, 2022
In: Articles
Written by: Walter Crofton (Bailys Sports and Pastimes)

In this article, Walter Crofton describes the origins of the Beagle and his experiences of Rabbit hunting with a pack. The origin of the Beagle can best be described as lost in an­tiquity. After infinite trouble, most old writers have arrived at the safe conclusion that “the Beagle is descended from the Talbot “the Talbot...
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