Level: Moderate to high
Function: trailing hare and other small game
Passionate hunter, courageous, likes the bramble and scrub.
Docile but wilful and passionate.
Devil in the country, angel in the house, thatis our
Basset. It is a passionate hunter that must, from an early age,
get used to obeying. Perfect assistant to the hunter with a gun
on territories of medium size, specialist for rabbit, but no other
game escapes from it.
for: Active people/families.
Not many in Australia
34-38 cm (13.4" - 15")
White with any combination of lemon, orange, tri-colour
or grizzle markings.
Rough, long without exaggeration & harsh to the touch, with
thick undercoat, never silky or woolly.
Appearance: Well balanced, short legged compact body.
Eyes large & dark, surmounted by long eyebrows standing forward
but not to obscure eyes; lips covered with long hair forming beard
& moustache. Ears hang to the side of the head. Tail of medium