Pet of the Week – Vaquero the cowboy American Foxhound

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Vaquero is the perfect name for this purebred American Foxhound.  Vaquero is Spanish for Cowboy.  The staff at the Metro East Humane Society says it fits him perfectly.  They say he is a gentle giant who enjoys walking on trails and hunting different scents.

MEHS says he walks on a leash, does fine with other dogs,cats and kids.


If you wish to adopt Vaquero or want more information on other adoptable pets, here’s the contact info you need:

Metro East Humane Society
8495 State Route 143
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Phone: 618-656-4405