The Basset Retriever is a mixed breed dog–a cross between the Basset Hound and Golden Retriever dog breeds. Friendly, affectionate, and intelligent, these pups inherited some of the best qualities from both of their parents. You can find these mixed breed dogs in shelters and breed specific rescues, so remember to always adopt! Don’t shop if you’re looking to add one of these pups to your home! The Basset Retriever is a great family dog with a mild-mannered disposition, a willingness to please, and a loving and devoted nature. The mixed breed is extra friendly and gets along well with children, although due their hunting heritage, they will require a high amount of exercise to stay healthy and happy. These dogs do best with active and busy families.

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Key Vitals of Basset Retriever Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Basset Retriever Dog Mixed Breed Dogs 10 to 14 inches 40 to 70 pounds 10 to 12 years