Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Breed Information

Breed Group: Hound
Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Pictures of Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens For Sale

  • Breed Standard Picture for Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy
  • Picture of a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppy

View More Pictures

Characteristics
Size:
Grooming Needs:
Exercise Needs:
Good With Dogs:
Watchdog Ability:
Overview
Originating in France during the 16th century, this hound of ancient descent was developed to hunt small game by scent. They were highly capable of hunting in any type of weather as well as over any type of terrain. They are the smallest of the four hound breeds from France. Today, the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is relatively new to the United States and is steadily gaining in popularity.
Character
A compact, hardy, vivacious, and bold breed, the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is also active, alert, and robust. They consistently seek adventure and are highly rambunctious, extroverted, and independent. This friendly breed displays great skill in their hunting and also makes a lovely companion.
Temperament
The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is always busy and lively. They thrive and demand human companionship and attention. They are very intelligent, charming, and can be quite willful. This breed will typically get along with other dogs, but is not recommended for homes with cats or other household pets they will view as prey. They do well with children and are somewhat friendly to strangers. They do not do well if left alone for extended periods of time. If they become lonely or bored they will become destructive.
Care
This breed requires weekly brushing to remove loose and dead hair. Bathing or dry shampooing should be done when necessary. The ears and teeth should be checked and cleaned on a consistent basis. The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is prone to eye abnormalities, aseptic meningitis, epilepsy, hip and elbow dysplasia, patella luxation, hypothyroidism, and food and skin allergies.
Coat
The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is a double coat breed. The outer coat is harsh, wiry, naturally un-kept in appearance, and provides protection when hunting in thick brush. The under coat is soft, dense, and provides warmth. The hair is longer over the eyes and on the muzzle, which forms bushy eyebrows and a distinctive moustache and beard. The color of the coat is white and typically has markings in such colors as yellow, orange, grizzle, or tri-color. This breed sheds little to no hair.
Training
With their intelligence and desire to please the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is relatively easy to train. However, it is important they learn they are not the master. Early socialization and basic obedience are recommended. Training should be done with firmness, fairness, patience, repetition, consistency, and reward.
Activity
Highly energetic, this breed needs daily vigorous exercise in an outdoor environment. They enjoy family play sessions as well as family activities in which they are included. It is vitally important to remember that the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is a scent hound. Therefore, they must never be let off lead when walking or jogging. Yards must be securely fenced and they must be closely monitored and supervised as they are prone to digging and are exceedingly adept at escaping. They will do okay in an apartment provided they are sufficiently exercised.
Weight
25-35 lbs
Height
13-15 inches
Color(s)
White with any combination of lemon, orange, tricolor, or grizzle markings
Characteristics
Size:
Grooming Needs:
Exercise Needs:
Good With Dogs:
Watchdog Ability:

Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2017

Learn what to expect when researching the price of Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppies.

How much do Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppies cost?

The cost to buy a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Review how much Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens sold is $0.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a puppy without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a dog with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a puppy with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a puppy with breeding rights or even for a puppy advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $0 upwards to $0 or even more for a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens sold is $0.

View Prices of Puppies

What can I expect to pay for a puppy?

Median Price: $0.00
Average Price: $0.00
Top Quality: $0.00 to $0.00

*Data sourced from the sale of 0 Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppies across the United States on NextDayPets.com.

Annual cost of owning a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppy

Before buying a puppy it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

Get Matched with Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Breeders using PuppyMatch

Create your PuppyMatch profile in just 3 minutes to save time and find your perfect puppy. Get matched with up to 5 dog breeders with puppies for sale based on your lifestyle.

Get Matched

Most Popular Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Names for 2017

We've compiled the top 20 male and female names for 2017 after analyzing the sale of 0 Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen dogs.
  • 1. Gunner
  • 2. Cameron
  • 3. Gabe
  • 4. Gordo
  • 5. Geo
  • 6. Gracie
  • 7. Guiness
  • 8. Lahrain
  • 9. Leny
  • 10. Lewis
  • 11. Limbo
  • 12. Linus
  • 13. Louis
  • 14. Luigi
  • 15. Gulliver
  • 16. Johnnie
  • 17. Joey
  • 18. Joanie
  • 19. Jessie
  • 20. Jasmine

Finding a Puppy

Make sure you do your research before buying or adopting your four-legged companion.

Considering a Puppy?

  1. Choose the RIGHT Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Breeder and the RIGHT breed
  2. Learn how to Safely Buy a Puppy Online
  3. Get the full scoop on all the New Puppy Basics
  4. Happy Puppy = Happy Owner: Dog Training Commandments
  5. Why should you Spay or Neuter Your Dog?

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen may not be the right breed for you!

Try BreedMatch!

Breed Q & A

Have a question about Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens? Ask our community of breed professionals or provide knowledgeable answers to users questions below.

Ask a Question
About Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens

Share what you know. Answer a question.

Anonymous asked:
Are Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens stubborn? Do they enjoy learning new tricks and commands? How intelligent are they?

1 Comment

Anonymous

The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is not known to be stubborn, but every dog is different. They are a lively little dog that loves to be with its family. They are of average-medium intelligence, so they are fairly easy to train.

Anonymous asked:
Are Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens good with children?

1 Comment

Anonymous

Yes, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens do well with children.

Anonymous asked:
Does the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen have any inherent medical problems?

1 Comment

Anonymous

Please be sure the parents of the puppies have health clearances consisting of OFA Hips, OFA Elbows, OFA Cardiac, OFA or Hemopet Thyroid Certification, and CERF Eye Clearances.

Anonymous asked:
Do Petit Basset Griffon Vendeens shed?

1 Comment

Anonymous

All dogs shed, however, the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is a breed that sheds little to none.

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Puppies For Sale

At Next Day Pets® you can find the perfect four-legged companion from the comfort of your home, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Next Day Pets® employs stringent verification checkpoints to ensure our puppy listings are safe and secure. Take advantage of our PuppyMatch service or simply browse our massive directory of dog breeds, dog breeders and puppy for sale listings. Next Day Pets® provides the only safe and secure means of selecting and purchasing the perfect Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen puppy from the comfort of your home.

Updated: 11/21/2017