Originating in 15th century France, a dwarf hunter with his reliable slump nose, the Basset Hound was bred specifically for scent hunting and his size was scaled down to make him more manageable.
Among the many qualities hunting dogs need to have to be efficient is teamwork. Not just in the sense of coordinating with his partners, but in the sense of living as a member of the pack. Success or failure is determined by the pack’s stability.
These are the originating characteristics that define [...] More about: How to Know if You’re a Basset Hound Guy