This represents one of the settings in the book. After Billy got enough money to buy the dogs he took them out and went coon hunting all the time with the dogs, so he could train them and take them to competitions.
Stop hounding me you big ape! The unlikely friendship between an orangutan and a dog
Suryia is a primate while Roscoe is a canine, yet the pair are proof that dogs aren't just man's best friend. And now the pals from Georgetown, South Carolina, have released a picture book of their friendship.