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Basset Fauve De Bretagne

Description

Illustration of Basset Fauve De Bretagne

Reddish fawn and harsh coated, the Basset Fauve was developed in Brittany. He is a scent hound and is hunted in 'couples' and small packs.

The Hound Breed Group

Breeds originally used for hunting either by scent or by sight. The scent hounds include the Beagle and Bloodhound and the sight hounds such breeds as the Whippet and Greyhound. Many of them enjoy a significant amount of exercise and can be described as dignified, aloof but trustworthy companions.


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