Hybrid Breed

Basset Hound + Shar Pei


Basset Hound and Shar Pei mix - a hybrid breed.

This mixed breed is a real looker, with the long ears of the Basset Hound and the characteristic wrinkles of the Shar Pei. The Basset Hound-Shar Pei mix is a loyal and loving companion that gets along well with children and other pets.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The Basset Hound-Shar Pei mix has a short, compact body, weighs an average of 25 kg and is 45 cm high at the shoulder. This mix breed has a wrinkled face with drooping ears and a short, stubby tail. The Basset Hound Shar-Pei mix has a short, smooth coat that can be any color or combination of colors.

Alternate Name -
Origin France / China
Life expectancy 9 - 12 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level low - average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Basset Hound and Shar-Pei mix - Such is probably his nature.

Basset Hound and Shar-Pei mixes are known to be loyal, loving and intelligent. They make excellent family pets and are often very protective of their families. Basset Hound and Shar Pei mixes are usually very friendly, although they can be reserved with strangers. These dogs are relatively easy to train and are usually very obedient. Basset Hound and Shar Pei mixes are often good watchdogs, alerting their owners to strangers or potential threats by barking. Basset Hound and Shar Pei mix breed dogs usually have a life expectancy of 10-12 years.


  • affectionate
  • persistent
  • friendly
  • good-natured
  • dedicated
  • meek
  • independent
  • suspicious


  • Companion Dog
  • Family Dog
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What diseases can occur in Basset Hound and Shar-Pei mix.

As the owner of a Basset Hound-Shar Pei mix, you need to be aware of a number of health risks. Some of the most common problems include hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, allergies, and back problems. However, with proper care and treatment, most dogs with these problems can live long and happy lives.

Hip dysplasia is a condition that can be inherited or caused by environmental factors. It occurs when the hip joint does not grow together properly, which can lead to pain, lameness and arthritis. Elbow dysplasia is a similar condition that affects the elbow joint. Allergies are another common problem in Basset Hound-Shar Pei mixes and can be caused by a variety of factors including pollen, foods, and even certain cleaning products. Back problems can also be a problem, especially in older dogs, and can lead to pain and difficulty walking.

This dog has a medium length, dense coat that is brown and black in color. The coat is short on the face and legs, but longer and more abundant on the body. This mixed breed does not shed very much.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Triangle
Tail short - rolled up
Anatomy massive, hefty, square
Size ♀ 28 - 51 cm
Weight ♀ 18 - 27 kg
Size ♂ 30 - 51 cm
Weight ♂ 23 - 30 kg
Suitable For -
  • Disc problems

    Herniated disc in dogs (discopathy). Herniated discs or dachshund paralysis cause dogs severe pain.

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • Amyloidosis

    Amyloidosis refers to a group of diseases that share a common feature: the pathological abnormal deposition of a fibrous protein called amyloid in various tissues of the body. Several organs are often involved.

  • Skin inflammations

    Can be hereditary in certain breeds.

  • The average life expectancy of a Basset Hound and Shar-Pei mix is about 12 to 14 years.

  • The ideal weight for a Basset Hound and a Shar-Pei mix is between 23-25 kg.

  • The ideal size for a Basset Hound and a Shar-Pei mix is between 40 and 45 cm.

  • The coat type of a Basset Hound and Shar-Pei mix is short and dense.

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