He had been on the trail of that convention, its movements, its progress, as a hound dog would follow the trail of a fox.
His weapons were an ax, a club, a trap, and a hound dog; possibly he might own an old war musket bored out for shot.
In fifty years breeding from the best, these dogs are all that are needed in a hound dog.
Let the negro ramble about with his hound dog and his war musket; he couldn't possibly kill the quail.
Jack Rabbit threw down his bag of carrots and leaped across the fields as though a hound dog was on his track.
There isn't much left of me but hound dog, but even a hound dog will bite if you kick him hard enough.
It was the voice of a hound dog—not so awful loud, but clear and mellow and tuneful, and carried to us on the wind.
If slavery had never been done 'way wid, dat would be my master today, 'cause him lak hound dogs and I lak a hound dog.
Little Louise was the smartest member of the Quigg family, which consisted only of herself, her father and the hound dog, Beauty.
Marster Jim tell me one time, dat de first dog sprung from a wolf, and dat fust dog was a hound dog.
A contemptible man, esp a womanchaser
[1940s+;aSouthernismpopularizedbyanElvis Presley song lyric: ''Ain't nothin' but a hound dog'']