Posted on July 30 2018
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Origin: The name Basset comes from the French word “bas” which means low. These type of dogs are certainly low to the ground weighing up to 50-60 pounds.
- Grooming: Smooth, short, and hard-textured coats that are easy to take care of. The colors come in a classic tai-color of pattern of black, tan, and white but also can have red spots on a white coat.
- Scenting: They are famous for their scent ability and it is the only one of the hounds that the scent is accurate.
- Personality: Extremely loyal, charming, sometimes stubborn, patient and low-key.
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