Tuesday, July 23, 2024

A Tribute to Beloved Coronado Coonhound Trident


Trident, the beloved and well-known Coronado black and tan coonhound. Photo: Trident the Honor Dog Facebook page.

A big black and tan coonhound, Trident was an icon in Coronado that you’ve probably seen walking the streets with his owner while calmly lapping up the attention he drew or chillin’ on the patio at McP’s during Sunday afternoon concerts. Sadly, Trident has passed away.

Trident’s owner shared this tribute on Facebook early this morning:

Trident Tribute

“Today is one of the saddest days a person can experience. In the blink of an eye, a part of me—arguably the best part of who I am—has been taken away. My beloved boy, Trident, has passed away, and my heart is shattered. The pain I feel is all too real.

This little angel came into my life as a 10-week-old puppy, with his ears dragging on the ground as he walked. I drove 18 hours to Arkansas to bring him home…

Read the full post on the public “Trident the Honor Dog” Facebook page here.



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Originally from upstate New York, Dani Schwartz has lived in Coronado since 1996. She is happy to call Coronado home and to have raised her children here. In her free time she enjoys reading, exercising, trying new restaurants, and just walking her dog around the "island." Have news to share? Send tips or story ideas to: [email protected]

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