Artesian-Norman Basset

The Basset Artésien Normand (Norman Artesian Basset) is a short legged hound type dog. The breed has origins in France. The word basset refers to short-legged hounds. This breed shares ancestry with a more known Basset Hound from the 19th century and they were displaying osteochondrodysplasia dwarfism which the breeders focused on as well as its ability to track scent, primarily for tracking wounded animals.
Artesian-Norman Basset Height

Height:

12–14 in (30–36 cm)

Artesian-Norman Basset Weight

Weight:

33–44 lb (15–20 kg)

Artesian-Norman Basset Origin

Origin:

France

Artesian-Norman Basset Life Expectancy

Life Expectancy:

13-15 years

Dog Breed Characteristics

Energy Level
Grooming Needs
Exercise Needs
Trainability
Intelligence
Kid Friendly
Dog Friendly
General Health