Basset Artesien Normand
Other Names |
What other names does the Basset Artesien Normand have? The breed also known as...
|Artesian Norman Basset, Basset Artesiano de Normandia, Basset Art sien Normand, Basset Artésien Normand, Basset Norman, Norman Artesian Basset, BAN|
Breed Type |
What type of dog breed is it?
How much does the Basset Artesien Normand puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it?
If you choose to purchase the Basset Artesien Normand, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a dog for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Basset Artesien Normand gets to a happy place.
What is the Basset Artesien Normand's size? How big is this dog?
How much does the Basset Artesien Normand weigh?
|31-40 pounds (14-18 kg)|
Avg. Weight |
What is the average weight of this canine?
|35.5 pounds (16 kg)|
How tall is the Basset Artesien Normand?
|12–14 inch (30–36 cm)|
Avg. Height |
What is the average height of this fido?
|13 inch (33 cm)|
What type of coat does the Basset Artesien Normand have? What does this canine coat look like?
What color is the Basset Artesien Normand's coat? What color is a proper this fido coat?
|Orange and whiteOrange, tan and white|
How to groom the Basset Artesien Normand and how often?
Easy to groom: The Basset Artesien Normand doesn't require a lot of grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary. Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Basset Artesien Normand is a good choice if you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of a high maintenance dog. Recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level |
How much do Basset Artesien Normands shed? How to control, reduce and prevent this canine shedding?
Basset Artesien Normands shed moderately. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. Regular brushing reduces the amount of hair that sheds. It mostly depends on their health status and breed type.
What kind of personality does the Basset Artesien Normand have?
Intelligent Rank |
How smart is the Basset Artesien Normand?
Average: Basset Artesien Normand's has average obedience intelligence. Patience is needed for teaching this breed to any tricks and commands though, but it's worth the effort. They understand and memorize new commands in 25-40 repetitions. This breed obeys for the first command 50% of the time or better.
Are Basset Artesien Normands easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Basset Artesien Normands are quite easy to train. Sometimes they can be challenging, but if you're consistent in teaching new commands they will obey for sure.
How playful dog breed is this dog?
Basset Artesien Normands, like any other average dog breed, like playing. Sometimes they bark as excitement for playing, but they are not the most playful dog breed.
Sensitivity Level |
How sensitive is it?
Basset Artesien Normands have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed. Sometimes it's okay to change the daily routine, have guests and listen to loud music. Some dogs handle moderate punishment very well, while others crumble apart at a dirty look. This breed is not affected emotionally for a moderate punishment.
Affection Level |
How affectionate are they?
Basset Artesien Normands are loving and affectionate dogs. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs |
How much social interaction does need this dog?
Basset Artesien Normands need a lot of social interaction. They desire to always be with someone or around people. This breed hates being left alone.
Do Basset Artesien Normands bark a lot? Why does my dog bark?
Low to Average: The Basset Artesien Normand rarely barks. This breed could be a good choice if you're looking for a quiet breed. They don't bark unless there is a good reason. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability |
Are Basset Artesien Normands good watchdogs?
Basset Artesien Normands are good watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're consistent in their effort. Good vocal cords and sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're territorial and protective about their property, so the Basset Artesien Normands will alert you if they sense something different.
Does this canine have an aggressive/protective behavior of their territory/property?
Basset Artesien Normands are extremely protective guard dogs. This breed doesn't hesitate to protect their territory so the Basset Artesien Normand can be a good choice if you want an excellent guard dog. Keep calm and the Basset Artesien Normand will take care of unwanted people or animals.
Biting Potential |
How likely are you to get bite from this dog? Why do dog bites happen?
The Basset Artesien Normand has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Basset Artesien Normand do? How big is the mouthiness potential of this breed?
Basset Artesien Normands have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not an aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Basset Artesien Normands need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam |
How likely is the Basset Artesien Normand to run away? This dog wanderlust potential:
Wanderlust potential of the Basset Artesien Normand is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive |
Do this canine have a strong prey drive?
Basset Artesien Normand have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen. Training can help to achieve good behavior.
Apartment Friendly |
Are Basset Artesien Normands good apartment dogs? Can they live in a flat?
Basset Artesien Normands are very apartment-friendly dogs. Besides the daily walk outside they don't require a big garden.
Are they adaptive and easy to handle?
Basset Artesien Normands adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Stranger Friendly |
Are they good with strangers? Are they friendly with strangers?
Basset Artesien Normands are average friendly dogs towards strangers.
Child Friendly |
Are Basset Artesien Normands kid-friendly dogs? Are they good with young children?
Basset Artesien Normands are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly |
How well do Basset Artesien Normands get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido temperament with cats?
Basset Artesien Normands are average friendly dogs towards cats.
Dog Friendly |
Are they dog-friendly with other dogs? How well do Basset Artesien Normands get along with dogs? What is this canine temperament with dogs?
Basset Artesien Normands are average friendly dogs towards other dogs.
Health Issues |
Are they healthy breed? Do Basset Artesien Normands have health problems?
Basset Artesien Normands tend to have more and frequent health issues than other breeds. Regular vet check-ups are needed.
Life Expectancy |
How long do Basset Artesien Normands live? What is this dog average life span?
Is the Basset Artesien Normand breed hypoallergenic?
Basset Artesien Normands don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level |
How much energy does the Basset Artesien Normand have? How high is the energy level of this fido?
Basset Artesien Normands have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Exercise Need |
How much exercise does this dog need? How much exercise do Basset Artesien Normands require per day?
Basset Artesien Normands have an average exercise need. This breed is satisfied with short walks every weekday and a long one on weekends.
Sleeping Need |
How much sleep does this fido need?
Basset Artesien Normands sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered as a lazy breed.
Avg. daily food consumption |
How much food does the Basset Artesien Normand need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
|2.5 to 4 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.|
Weight Gain Potential |
How easy to gain weight for this dog? The risk for obesity:
Average to High. If you don't pay attention to the Basset Artesien Normand's weight, he can easily gain weight. More than one daily walk should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Basset Artesien Normand's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate |
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate cold and hot weather?
|Tolerates warm and cold weather.|
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
The Basset Artesien Normand has a low chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency |
Do they drool? How much does it drool?
The Basset Artesien Normand is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency. If you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, the Basset Artesien Normand could be a perfect choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool minimal compared to others, just like the Basset Artesien Normand. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.
Gestation Length |
How long does this dog pregnancy last? How long does it take to have a few puppies?
Reproductive cycle of the female Basset Artesien Normand: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the bitch is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the bitch’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
|How often can the Basset Artesien Normand have a litter?||Twice a year (maximum)|
Litter Size |
How many puppies can the Basset Artesien Normand have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
|4 to 6 puppies|
- Grooming: Easy to groom: The Basset Artesien Normand doesn't require a lot of grooming.
- Drooling tendency: The Basset Artesien Normand is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency.
- Barking: Low to Average: The Basset Artesien Normand rarely barks.
- Watchdog Ability: Basset Artesien Normands are good watchdogs.
- Apartment Friendly: Basset Artesien Normands are very apartment-friendly dogs.
- Adaptability: Basset Artesien Normands adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
- Territorial: Basset Artesien Normands are extremely protective guard dogs.
- Hypoallergenic: Basset Artesien Normands don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
- Weight Gain Potential: Average to High.
- Stinkiness: The Basset Artesien Normand has a low chance of bad smell.