| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||34 - 42 cm (13 - 16 inches)
||16 - 18 Kgs (35 - 40 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||12 - 13 Yrs
Basset Bleu de Gascognes are powerful, athletic dogs with an excellent sense of smell and a deep voice. Their coat is short and they have a white base colour that has black markings and mottling which gives a blue appearance.
Basset Bleu de Gascognes are curious and affectionate but they can be reserved.
If you are considering a Basset Bleu de Gascogne as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are usually ok with children
They are not suitable for cold climates
They are happy to live and sleep outdoors
They usually get on well with other dogs
They need a lot of physical exercise.
Basset Bleu de Gascognes are also known as:
Blue Gascony Basset