Basset Hound Training Tips
In this board, I will share a lot of basset hound training tips. Basset hounds are known to be stubborn and independent, so training them can be pretty hard…
How do I stop my Basset hound from barking and growling? Some Basset hounds ''talk-back'', others tend to get excited and jump. Do not acknowledge them when they are exhibiting poor attention-seeking behavior. Responding to a Basset hound while he is barking will give them what they were looking for and will continue to bark every time he needs something.
How high can basset hounds jump? There isn’t a clear answer on how high can basset hounds jump because jumping is really bad for them. However, it is found that basset hounds can jump 4 feet or so with no support. Basset hounds spine and joints are fragile and jumping even from the furniture should be discouraged.
What is a Basset Hound like? Basset hounds are a short-legged breed of dog which was originally bred for hunting purposes, but now they are a great family pet. They can come in an array of colors such as tri-color, black and white, black and brown, white and chocolate, and red and white. The females weigh between 44-60 pounds and males can weigh between 50-63 pounds. In height, females can reach 14 inches and males can reach 15 inches.
Are basset hounds good service dogs? Basset hounds are great service dogs in the emotional therapy fields, but not so great at working and physical disability services. Basset hounds are loving and caring which makes them great for emotional support. But, they are short and have trouble carrying stuff or climbing stairs.