Basset hound


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Basset hound

a medium-sized, shorthaired dog with very short, bowed legs, long ears and a long body. The head is large with loose skin and large, pendulous lips. One of the achondroplastic breeds. It is subject to familial disorders of the platelets and primary glaucoma.
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Why, she has even beaten corgis, Jack Russell terriers and papillons," Goble said of Jade, her 6-year-old basset hound.
On a positive note, basset hounds are loving companions and, in a practical sense, second only to bloodhounds in scent tracking.
THIS is the amazing mongrel with a difference - a bizarre cross between a steely-eyed Rottweiler and a dozy Basset Hound.
Basset hound Tim fancied his chances in the dog with the waggiest tail and handsomest dog contest.
Veterinarian Brian Reister does a checkup on a basset hound named Maggie at his clinic in Leaburg.
His hospital provides support, such as low-cost spays, neuters, and microchip readers, to The Basset Hound Rescue Foundation, Washington Humane Society, and other animal shelters.
We decided to stretch the legs of my young Basset hound and for a change parked at Majuba Road and wandered towards South Gare, pooper bags at the ready.
2 hands high' PUDGY POOCH Harley the Dalmatian has a big spot belly, and weighs in at a whopping 11 stone' This bumper bunny might be a whopping 17 lb, but Gentle Giant is a big softie' EARS A TOP DOG Mr Jeffries the Basset hound looks like he could be about to take off any minute with these amazing ears.
4 -- ran in Simi edition only) At the off-leash park off Route 23, Debby Essman cuddles a friend's basset hound, Tinkerbell.
Hush Puppies is one of the world's foremost global footwear brands with one of the most well-loved icons in the world, the trademark Hush Puppies basset hound," said Skip Zimmerman, President of the Hush Puppies Company, a division of Wolverine World Wide.
EARS to Mr Jeffs the basset hound - his amazing 12-inch lugs are officially the longest in the world.
Lesley Elliott, of Daventry Road, Barby, near Rugby, is entering her two-year-old basset hound, Hugo .