Hound hunting bill passes committee and advances to the full House of Delegates

A hunting dog chasing a deer crosses a farm road during the field trials the Southside Hunt Club in Pasquotank.

A hunting dog chasing a deer crosses a farm road during the field trials the Southside Hunt Club in Pasquotank County, NC on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Almost 150 hunting dogs were entered in the event which is held as a fundraiser for charities. ( Steve Earley / The Virginian-Pilot )