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Lha Basset

Lha Basset

Breed Characteristics

Life Span:11-15 Years

Lha Basset Build Information

The Lha-Basset is a cross between the Lhasa Apso and the Basset Hound. It is a medium-sized cross breed that can weigh anywhere from 18 to 50 pounds and stand 15 inches tall when fully grown. It has a dense coat of rough fur that requires moderate grooming to look its best.

Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

The Lha-Basset is affectionate, alert, loyal and social, but it can also be very stubborn and difficult to train. It takes a lot of patience to train a Lha-Basset, so it may not be a good choice for a first-time dog owner. Lha-Bassets do make good watchdogs however, and they are good with children.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Moderate Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly


Colors:Black & Tan, Blue, Gray, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Lha Basset Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Ideal for Tracking:Yes