Basset Bleu de Gascogne
Blue Gascony Basset

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Basset Bleu de Gascogne
Blue Gascony Basset

France, 1800s

Companion, Gundog

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12-13 years on average

Weight & Height
35 to 40 pounds & 13 to 16 inches tall at the shoulders

Known Health Problems

Physical Description
Medium size, strong and sturdy dog. It has a narrow, wedge-shaped head with a domed skull and long muzzle. The nose is large and black and the eyes are dark brown. It has very low setl ong ears that fold or curl alongside the face. It has a deep chest, strong legs and a long tail.

Friendly breed that usually does well with children and other dogs, however they should be socialized from a young age with them.

Not difficult to train

Living Conditions

Little Grooming needed.. Keep ears cleaned

Take for daily walks

Coat Texture
Short-haired & dense

Coat Colors
Black with Tan and White Mottling



Puppies should be socialized early

Continental Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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Basset Blue de Gascogne Breeders

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