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Bassets 'R' Us

Official site of the Basset Hound Health Group The Basset Hound Health Group - is run under the auspices of all 8 UK based Basset Hound Breed Clubs




Keeping me clean and healthy

Origin of the Breed


Find out a little more about the Basset Hound and the history of it's origins.

Breed Standard

A Breed Standard is the guideline which describes the ideal characteristics , temperament and appearance including the correct colour of a breed and ensures that the breed is fit for function.



If your Basset gets lost or stolen they will need some form of identification to help them become reunited with you. Microchipping is both a quick, permanent and effective. 

Living Conditions

What type of home is suitable for a Basset Hound?



From puppy stage to adult, it is important to give your Basset the correct amount and type of exercise.Here we give you a brief overview of how much exercise your hound should be getting as they mature.



Prospective owners must check with their Basset's breeder about what food to feed their puppy on. Most good breeders will supply a puppy pack wth food inside and a feeding schedule to cover the first weeks or so.

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