At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 33 lbs.

Height: 10" - 14"

Life Span: 13 - 15 years

Bassett Artesian Normand

Also know as: No Nicknames.

Group: Hound

Origin: France

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Hunting

History and Facts: Dating back to the 1600s in Artois and Normandy, this is one of the recognized French Basset breeds. The breed was first recognized in 1911.

Temperament / Behavior
The Bassett Artesian Normand is a good-natured and obedient game hunter that tends to be a bit headstrong.

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Special Needs
Exercise: The Bassett Artesian Normand requires moderate exercise.

Grooming: The Bassett Artesian Normand needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing. Must check ears regularly.


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