The Basset dog breed was bred for hunting small game such as rabbits and is still used for this purpose in some parts of the country. When he’s not on the trail of a bunny, he’s a laid-back family friend who loves kids.
Watch and learn about Basset Hound dog's key characteristics:
|Name||Dog Breed Group||Height||Weight||Life Span|
|Basset Hound Dog||Hound Dogs||Up to 1 foot, 2 inches tall at the shoulder||50 to 65 pounds||10 to 12 years|