Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen

lively, curious, independent

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Country of origin: France
Breed group: Scent hounds and related breeds - Group 6 (FCI); Hound Group (AKC, KC)


Size: small
Coat: semi-long, rough, tousled
Colour: white with black, fawn, grizzle or sable markings
Life expectancy: 12-14 years


Curious, communicative and courageous with a very charming appearance and a passion for hunting.

Runaway without intention

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