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Hush Basset

Hush Basset

Breed Characteristics

Life Span:10-14 Years

Hush Basset Build Information

The Hush Basset is a hybrid dog resulting from the crossing of the Cocker Spaniel and Basset Hound. They are small, roughly 16 inches, with short legs, long ears, and round heads with expressive eyes. Their coats a thick and silky, coming in a number of colors such as black, tan, gray, brown, red, and white combinations.

Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Hush Basset dogs are great family addition, being good with children and other pets. They are very friendly, loving, and loyal. Training is easy as these dogs are obedient and intelligent, but regimes should be gentle and firm. Hush Basset dogs have moderate exercise needs and should be taken on daily walks to stay fit.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Energy Level:Moderately Active
Guardian Skills:Moderate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly


Colors:Black, Chocolate, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Hush Basset Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Police Performer:Yes