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Basset Hound

Basset Hound

Instantly Recognizable

Instantly recognizable due to its big, heavy body, short legs, and long ears, the Basset Hound has proven itself to be a multipurpose dog that excels in conformation, obedience, tracking, field trialing, and pack hunting.
 
Right Breed for You?
The Basset's sweet, gentle disposition makes him a great companion, and his short coat requires minimal grooming. New owners should be prepared for a dog that actively follows scent while outside or on walks.