The Harrier is a medium-sized dog breed of the hound class, used for hunting hares by trailing them. It resembles an English Foxhound but is smaller, though not as small as a Beagle. It is a muscular hunting hound with a small, hard coat. It has large bones for stamina and strength. The Harrier is slightly longer than tall, with a level topline. The Harrier is cheerful, sweet-tempered, tolerant of people, and it is excellent with children. Check out our collection of Harrier dog names for male or female puppies.