The Basset Hound is a short-legged known for his extraordinary sense of smell. Its ability to track down his nose, is only surpassed by the Bloodhound and, unlike the large, long-legged bloodhound, the basset hound with short legs is great off-road, where the bushes, fallen trees and similar blocks road. The name Basset derives from the French word bas really means, low, the African Union. Basset means quite low, AU. In this article you will find a lot of basic information for the owner of the dog Basset Hound Basset future.
The Basset Hound is a beautiful puppy, but before you fall in love and decides to take home, there are two questions: Am I willing and able to have a dog that is needed for the next 10 years or more? Basset Hound is the breed for me? Get a Basset Hound puppy is a good idea if you have a dog of medium to low maintenance, which gets along with children and pets. Get a Basset Hound puppy is not a good idea if you do not like slobbering dogs or want a dog very small. Like most breeds, the Basset Hound hates to be alone for a long time and often starts to cry when left alone is a long time. Get a Basset Hound puppy is also a bad idea if you want your dog playing in water or in a pool that is closed, because due to their short legs and the fact that most of your weight forward Basset they are swimmers poor.
According to the American Kennel Club standards, the objective of creating Basset Hound dogs in the creation of high-capacity, after a long and difficult terrain. Dogs must also be sustainable and enter a number with extreme devotion. The temperament of this breed should be light, but not shy. Despite its short legs and heavier bones than any other breed of dog (size in question), a Basset Hound never clumsy and always move with great intentionality. An important aspect is the creation of a Basset Hound to keep short-term (ie, not far from the scent trail) and the American Kennel Club to disqualify dogs more than 15 cm at the highest point of the scapula.