Basset Hound

Basset Hound Breed description: Character & Co

Basset Hound Breed description: Character & Co
Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Carnivore,Basset hound,Bloodhound,Basset artésien normand,Hound, Basset Hound puppy sitting, dog similar to Beagle, puppy with brown white coloring, dog that tends to be overweight, dog with many wrinkles, but only as a puppy, dog that has very long ears, knee high dog breed, British dog
Alternate Name -
Origin France
Life expectancy 10 - 12 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level low
FCI group Scent hounds
AKC group Hound Group
KC group Hound Group


  • affectionate
  • persistent
  • friendly
  • good-natured
  • dedicated
  • meek
Black brown white dog running fast across a green meadow, basset running, dog with long floppy ears and short coat that is knee high brown Basset puppy with very long floppy ears sits on a green meadow
Basset has very large ears which are pulled by a human like a bat, brown white dog, tricolored dog breed similar to Beagle
Basset sitting on a pile of leaves, Dog with long floppy ears, Dog that looks similar to Beagle, This dog tends to be overweight, Brown white small dog
Basset Hound lying on a green meadow, dog with very long ears, dog that looks like Beagle but fatter, dog that is very fat, dog tends to be overweight, English dog breed

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