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I created just-basset-hounds.com to inform others about the Basset Hound breed in both an interesting and fun manner. In addition to breed information, I've sprinkled many stories about my personal experiences with my Basset, named Hunter, throughout the site.

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Your Basset Hound Stories

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Buster the Basset Hound  
Buster is really smart but so goofy always makes me laugh!!

Roscoe Pico Train 
Hi there all, We got our now 9 week old puppy Roscoe from a breeder here in California. He is the best pup ever. VERY vocal and talkative, very sensitive, …

Volunteer Transports  
I have beagle's but did a volunteer transport a few months ago going to a Forever Home. He went all the way to New Jersey. He was gorgeous! Even though …

Hoover 
Hoover was adopted by our family and we love him. He was like a vacuum, picking up Anything to eat, so hence his name...... Has a book on Amazon told …

My Long Eared Basset Hound (poem) 
They may not be the fastest, No they never win the race, That goes to the Greyhound, So full of speed and grace. They may not be the smartest, Or …

Let Me In!!!!! 
I took this picture now in 2015. My dog Daisy is out side because she was attempting to bite me. So I put her outside in the snow. She does enjoy the snow. …

Desperate for help: 2 basset hounds fighting 
Hi, guys. I'm at a total loss of what to do. My family has a male basset that is 5 and a female basset that is 7. We have had the male for 2 yrs and …

A "boy" and his dog 
About 14 years ago, a dear friend gave me a 5 week old Basset Hound for my birthday. I named him Seger, after the musician Bob Seger as my friend and I …

Just Dog 5 
My name is Regina and when I was little I met my soulmate. My favorite King Kong like uncle Robert had a breeding pair of Basset Hounds. When I was turning …

Maggie The Basset (Maggie Cato) 
I am writing this because I am very sad. I wrote stories abut Maggie before. They were funny stories. This one is not. Maggie was a pretty sick dog …

Barnum and Bailey 
After loosing our 10 year old Basset named Lucy, our family picked up a female puppy. We settled on "Bailey" as her name. Then two years later when our …

My Basset Shastabelle! 
My Basset Shastabelle! Shasta joined my family when she was a mere five weeks old. She is a wonderful gift from a friend, and was flown by Delta Airlines …

Tootsie Belle  
10 year old spoiled brat who loves rawhides. She is the absolute best thing in the entire world. She is very opinionated and loves her car hammock on road …

Training tips 
Nana is our 6 month old basset hound. She is very sweet, as most bassets are. She follows us around and loves to cuddle with us. She is also super friendly …

Why Daddy.... Why? 
My dad has been talking about getting a dog and my brothers, my mom and I want a Basset Hound. He says they slobber all the time. I researched it and they …

Daddys Little Girl 
This is a photo of my Basset Hound " Becca" / Rebecca Barrenger Witches Moon. We had her from a pup but sadly lost her this year to cancer. She had only …

Happy Harry 
Harry the Bassett delighted with the three rosettes he won at a Fun Dog Show in Derbyshire, England.

Daisy the terrible 
Daisy and her family were neighbors of my daughter. Daisy lived five houses away from my daughter in the city where all the yards have fences. Daisy would …

The Hunting Buster 
My baby boy, Buster, is a pain in the butt. He's a Basset Hound and a year and a half. Since the day I got him he's been my little hunter. And my oh my …

Tyler's Journey Home 
I rescued my baby boy from a horrible puppy mill. He was only six weeks old and stole my heart with one look in his eyes. Tyler came with numerous …

Donald and his toy "Tigergutt" 
Donald is a 2 years old Basset Hound, living in middle part of Norway, on a farm. His favorite toy is a Brown and Orange "Tigergutt", with a sound inside …

Our adventures 
I have two rescued Basset Hounds named Tabitha and Tess. They are sisters, and were the only survivors of a litter. Tess being the independent one and …

A new Love 
I don't realy have a story yet, because we've only had our baby for a day now. But I already love him to death. He's my first Basset and I've been reading …

Sam I Am The Chicken Man 
Is there a respite group for those with agged Bassette hounders? I know they will be goin on The "High Way to Heaven" soon. Their job is as it was down …

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Bentley 
My Basset Hound, Bentley, has me wrapped around his big paws. He also inspired my series of books, The Returns. How did he do that? Well, he was born …

Ruby 
Ruby was a gift to my 12 year old son. He was diagnosed with Tourettes and was having a hard time. So one day we decided we needed a puppy to love. We …

A Cat Person 
I'm a cat person. In general, I've always loved all creatures in one way or another, but in this life I have found that there are two kinds of people …

BASSET OWNERS' AND PETS' GRIEVING 
Just like all other Basset hounds, 13-yr-old Huango was so beloved to us, along with our two cats, Gypsy and Ruby. Besides our grieving for Huango …

Annabelle 
Our family got Annabelle from the local vet the day she was due to be put down. She was left at the lake and at the vet for months (we did not see she …

Lucy and her crate 
This is Lucy's first time being in her crate.

Pete and repeat 
We are owned by 2 Basset Hounds Spartacus, the red, will be 3 in a few days and Oliver, the tri-color, just turned 2. Spartacus is very well behaved and …

Lovely 4 year old female basset becoming grumpy with puppies 
I have a wonderful 4 year old female basset hound (she's spayed). She loves people and used to love other dogs. However, over the past couple of months …

Circle of Life 
One year ago it came to pass that I had to have Abigail put down. She was my 2nd Basset, 15 years old and I think I cried for three weeks. In her final …

Maggie Tummy Hurts 
My Maggie loves to eat. When she doesn't eat I get very worried. Anyway my wife poured out some bacon grease in the woods. She was determined to eat it. …

Need Help 
I have a very cute basset that I got as a gift for my birthday. Her name is Muffin ! I have a lot of problems training her and don't know if I am doing …

Ellie Belly Steals The Cupcake 
A few months ago I was on my way to AZ to finally live with my husband, after a year apart. I had already known what I was awaiting at my new home and …

My basset is stubborn.  
I have two Basset Hounds. One Tobby, who is 6, and another Summer, who is 10. If I raise my voice at Summer or don't show her enough attention she goes …

It's Meemo again!! 
Its been such a long time since I updated you guys on Meemo. He's a papa now. We rescued a basset hound female from Puerto Rico (Emma) and from the time …

Goofy Gustopher! 
My best friend had gotten Gus as a puppy (most adorable thing I'd ever seen) and after 2 wonderful years with him, could no longer keep him due to a move. …

Basset Diary 
www.bassetdiary.blogspot.com is a humerous diary I have kept about my Bassets (Lewis & Monty), since they were born in 2008. This is suitable for all ages. …

Bella saves her daddy 
My husband was diagnosed with cancer two years ago. He had four months of extensive chemo and two surgeries. Bella, our Basset, stayed by his side the …

Bernard rescues our toddler, Lance. 
It was very hot August night when our toddler, Lance, first learned to get out of his bed. His bedroom was on the second floor and as we all slept, Lance …

Albert Jackson - the 15 month old puppy 
Albert is now 15 months old and is still an excitable, playful, mischievous little hound. This is partly due to his lack of Puppy-hood. At 4 months …

General Loves The Boat! 
Being from Charleston, S.C. we have been recreational fishermen our entire lives. Not long after our Basset Hound "General" came into our lives we found …

My Loving, Sneaky and Funny Mickey 
Mickey is the best dog in the whole world. She grabs my dads sandwich from the table and puts it on the floor, doesn't eat it just puts it on the floor. …

What is going on ??? 
We had 2 beautiful Bassets for almost 13 yrs. They were sisters and died within 4 months of each other. WE were truly devestated. And now we have a …

The Saving of Copper 
I don't really know when my husband decided he wanted a Basset. We had always had hounds - blood, coon you name it, we had it. But up until that moment …

Jefferson Gets a Tummy Ache 
Jefferson is such a special part of our family and loves to eat. I have written about him before. One day, while at work, Jefferson got to play outside …

love basset hounds  
i have a basset hound named Abby. I love her. She is the best thing that has ever happened to me. She is so sweet. But she is spoiled and she loves to …

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My Ferocious Bassett Hound 
Molly was about a year old and had just passed the point where she occasionally tripped over her ears when she ran. About that time I started taking her …

And Once was a basset  
Why every Elvis Tribute needs a Hound Dog And Once was a Basset Hound Named Baby Girl By Asa Landry Elvis Tribute artist Why adopt a Basset Hound? …

charlie my best friend 
We got our Basset when he was 10 weeks old from a breeder in Bradford. I have always wanted one from I was a child when a friend had one who I loved. …

Daisy May 
Daisy May lives with me and her best friend Pepper (an Irish water Spaniel) in West Yorkshire, England. She is nearly 2 years old and is still a giddy …

Charlie 
This is our gorgeous 6 month old Basset, Charlie. He is the first basset we have ever had and we all love him dearly. He has a great character, very obedient …

Beach day trip in Sunny South Africa (Durban) 
We often take our bassets to the beach along with their Dachshund pack members. Here are some photos of Basil & Shannon soaking up the fun at the beach …

Daphne "Doodles" 
Daphne is a puppy mill rescue. She was raised in horrible conditions and kept caged for the first 3 months of her life. Because of that, she had a very …

Bosco 
We adopted Bosco about 2 years ago and he is a character to say the least! He is very demanding. He wants what he wants when he wants it! To let us know …

Messi Magic 
We were very impressed with your website & it has become interesting read for us. We are from Mumbai, India. Our family is a pet loving family and we …

He Ran Faster than a Steam Train over the Frozen Lake 
I recently adopted a 3 year old bassett hound without knowing much about them - save for the fact that "Jaws" is so cute it's insane. On Christmas Day …

Jefferson Has Lunch 
We are the family to a 12 year old Basset named Jefferson. Jefferson adopted us at 6 weeks of age, and we fell in love with him. He is a momma's boy! We …

Good bye to my best friend 
I had to say good bye to Kapler after 10 years of companionship. He was the best friend I have ever had. On my second date with my husband I introduced …

Bowzer - update from his mom. 
What we have feared happened last night. After 5 days of not eating and the weekend at the emergency vet we had to put Bowzer down. He had an enlarged …

What's the best for Oz? 
This is my baby Oz. We went to the vet about the eyes and I got a tough choice to make. Like the vet said "he can push it back but it will come out …

Bowzer - the greatest Basset EVER 
Our beloved son, Bowzer, is 11 years old and we can't imagine life without him. He has been the best companion we have ever had. He is our first basset …

All About Meemo the Basset Hound 
Hi, everyone I haven't wrote in a while. Meemo is almost 2yrs old now and my son is 1. They've become very good friends and its great to see both our babies …

Welllll not my first choice. But I fell in LOVE! 
Its a girl! I'm the proud new momma of Camrey, a one yr old red/white female Basset Hound. She is sooo cute. I was originally going for a pitt bull. …

God has sense of humour. That's why we have bassets! 
We are extremely proud (as all Basset owners should be) parents of a precious baby girl (almost 6 months old) called Shayla. What a treat. She is what …

Senior Basset Hound, Guapo (handsome in spanish) 
Guapo came into my life 2 years ago. I am Guapo's dog walker. Guapo's mom has bad lungs and hired me. I am in love with him and give him way extra …

The dog with amazing paws! Baskerville 
My basset hound is three years old, he is called Baskerville. His behaviour is sometimes rather naughty. These are not normal dogs. They are ultra sulky. …

Crazy Holly Girl 
When I adopted my Basset Hound, I never told my boyfriend what we were going to get her from this farm. Once we got there he couldn't resist that cute …

sleep 
Hello all I have a 2 1/2 month old female Basset. She is one of 3 puppies, the other two puppies are Sharpeis. Betsy has a habit of waking up the whole …

Basset Hound Antics 
Every Basset Hound has their own antics and every Basset Hound shares some of the same! I wanted to find out how much alike Basset Hounds can be. We all …

Shannon the Basset Hound (Basil's buddy) 
Shannon is very lazy and a normal walk from the car to the beach (approx 500 meters) is enough exercise for her. But to her defense, it is very hot in …

watch what your Basset Hound eats 
My daughter's Basset Hound had gotten hold of some table food last Thursday night. On Friday morning, he was throwing up and had the runs. On Saturday …

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Savannah 
We got our new puppy a few days before Christmas (2009). We are newlyweds and having been dieing for a puppy. We wanted to wait to find a Basset, I was …

The General 
My bassett's name is General Elvis H. Wrinkle Pants. As I write this, he is now 8 weeks old. We live in a very small town in east Texas. My wife gave me …

I am heartbroken 
I ran over my 11 year old Basset Hound (and my best friend) Jack. I have been crying constantly ever since. I was getting ready for a party and racing …

Geting a Dog - What to do on the first night 
My basset Sophie (we have parted ways). The first night we got her she smelled horrible so we gave her a bath and that freaked her out badly. For the first …

How to Clean an Outside Basset 
I have a Basset named Maddie. She is so sweet. But, she used to stink. This was my first newbie mistake. When I got her and her sister (which I had to …

So many stories, so little time 
We are owned by Abbie, the Basket Hound. My little girl fell in love with basset hounds when she was two. She knew the difference between basset hounds …

Rock and Roll Bassets 
My son wanted a basset hound so we found a litter to choose from. My son said we need two so the one wouldn't get lonely. Good choice. They love to play …

Lilly, Our First Basset Hound Puppy 
Another picture of Lilly.

Ole Dauber Dog 
All my 10 year old son wanted for Christmas 16 years ago was a Basset Hound puppy. We lived in Tenn. at the time so I found a breeder several towns outside …

our bassett 
Never did we have a dog until we got Barney. He is like a baby boy. We adore him so much. He hates dog food. So, he has pancakes for brekki, fruit at lunch, …

my wild hound 
I have a 2 year old basset hound. He is a very funny boy. After I give him a bath he runs around the house like crazy. We love when he tries to run around …

Easter 2009 
Lilly is patiently waiting for the Easter Bunny!

I've grown up with Bassets 
I have spent most of my life with Bassets. When I was a teen our family started out with Hercules. A few years later we added Cleo. When I got married …

Not Exactly Love at First Sight 
My friend, who has taken in every cat dropped off at our close-to-the-road barn, found a Basset as she was traveling after picking strawberries. She took …

The Lucky Man! 
I have lived with Labs my entire life growing up. I moved in with my boyfriend about two years ago and he and his mother owned a 10 year old basset hound. …

Dog Care Tips! 
I'd like to share some important care tips for dog breeds. I am a vet tech at a small clinic in IL and these are some of the most common questions and …

My First Basset 
I have always wanted to own a Basset Hound. I thought it would be awhile till I could get another dog. A proud owner of 2 other dogs already ( and a cat …

Cromwell, my unpredictable basset hound puppy! 
We first layed eyes on our whirlwind, now named Cromwell, in the autumn of 2007. At the breeders home we were introduced to two devilishly handsome fellows. …

curious george! 
I fell in love with george at first sight. He is now a 1 year old BIG bassett and still growing, weighing 25 kilos already! george is a great dog, full …

Cooper  
I adopted Cooper who's ten years old from a shelter a few months ago. He's gained some weight since the picture. After he got comfortable with me he wanted …

Leo 
There was an elderly gentleman who lived on my street. He was in poor health confined to a wheelchair blind. My basset hound Leo would go to his house. …

Aggressive Basset Hound 
This seems to be the only current site I can find. I have a male Basset who will be a year in August. We have 2 other older dogs, females, a Golden and …

My beloved Daisy Bell 
In May of 2010 we received the love of our life. A little girl Basset. She was the best little girl. We lost her on the 1st of July. We would love to have …

Basil the Basset Hound 
We got Basil at 4 months and he is such a charmer. He is now 18 months old and is so playful. I remember thinking that Basset Hounds must be very lazy …

Amber - My First Basset Hound Puppy 
I purchased a basset hound puppy 3 weeks ago, the first time I saw her at the pet shop. She gave me a "will you please take me home, I don't like it here" …

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Hunter and Me!!! 
As you, my boyfriend and I are basset lovers to the extreme! We are the proud parents of an almost 2 year old basset named HUNTER! I wasn't planning …

Pinokio took my hearth Not rated yet
Dolly got 11 puppies in May 2012. One of them was a small litle male, only 167 gram big. He was to litle to suck on Dollys tits, so I needed to feed him …

The basset-matic Not rated yet
I have always been amazed at the voracious appetite of our basset hound, Petunia. It's like a whole truckload of rabid wolverines in one short, floppy-eared …

An update on Messi Not rated yet
Messi is a Basset Hound from Mumbai, India. Click here to read more about him . I received an update from his owner: "Messi is growing up, we are …

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