Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
Large Vendeen Griffon Basset

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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
Large Vendeen Griffon Basset

France, 1800s

Companion, Gundog

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12 years of age

Weight & Height
40 to 44 pounds & 15 to 16 inches tall at the shoulders

Known Health Problems
Ear Infections

Physical Description
Medium size dog. The ehad is long, strong and the muzzle is square and long than the skull. The nose is large and black or brown. The tail is thick and long and the legs are straight.

Affectionate breed that does well with children, dogs and other pets. They are energetic and vocal and being a bit stubborn at times.

It is possible to train to an extent but these dogs have a mind of their own and will never be a perfect dog.

Living Conditions
This breed will do ok in an apartment if exercised daily

Regular brushing needed, keep ears clean and trim between pads of feet

Moderate Exercise Needs. Take for long walks daily

Coat Texture
Rough-haired Coat

Coat Colors

Black White

Gray White

Orange White



United Kennel Club
Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen

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