About Basset Hounds
Developed to hunt small game like rabbits, the Basset Hound’s goofy appearance also makes it one of the world’s most endearing dog breeds. Today, Basset Hounds are beloved for their sweet, gentle personality more than anything!
The Basset Hounds easygoing nature makes them an excellent choice for inexperienced or first-time dog owners.
With their stubby legs, floppy ears, and constant grin, there’s just something endearing about the Basset Hound.
Basset Hounds are super affectionate, getting along great with adults, kids, strangers, and even other dogs.
Easy to Groom
Basset Hounds have short, fine coats that are really easy to groom—perfect for those who don’t have a lot of time for weekly haircuts.
Great for Apartments
Basset Hounds are pretty lazy (in a good way), and they make great dogs for those who live in apartments.
Fun for the Whole Family
Kind and forgiving with children, Basset Hounds make a sweet family pet that will be your companion for years to come.
Basset Hound Puppy Alumni
Finding the perfect Basset Hound puppy has never been easier.
Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with Basset Hound breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
Basset Hounds are known by owners to be a bit lazy, which is a huge plus for anyone who lives in a small home or an apartment. Although these dogs have low energy levels, it’s still important to make sure your Basset gets some exercise—every dog breed needs some daily exercise to stay fit and healthy.
No worries. With the size and scope of our puppy breeder network, it’s easy to find the right business or Basset Hound breeder. Even better, those listed in the Uptown Network can easily arrange travel for your doggo to your nearest major US airport, meaning you can pick up your Basset Hound pretty much anywhere!
We screen with the intention of keeping out puppy mills and scams. We want to provide our readers a list of only the BEST breeders and businesses around. Our comprehensive Breeder Pledge ensures that all of those listed in our network uphold the highest standards of expertise, puppy care, health, hygiene, and much more.
Compared to your typical online search, Uptown Puppies is much more serious about filtering out the bad breeders and businesses because we use our own unique vetting process, unlike search engines. When you select a breeder or business in the Uptown Network, you can be sure you’re working with a true dog lover!
Basset Hounds are sadly prone to several major health problems, and these can be even more common when you bring home a poorly bred puppy from a puppy mill or backyard breeder. These “cheap” mill dogs will usually cost you big—often thousands in tacked on vet bills for dangerous health conditions.
Looking for that perfect puppy? Whether you’re looking for a unique size or a specific gender, the breeders and businesses in the Uptown Network can help. Connect with one of these all-stars below, search for your dream puppy, and before you know it, you’ll be loving life with your new best friend.
Basset Hounds puppies were bred to hunt small game such as rabbits, and every part of their goofy appearance suits that job—from their floppy ears to their short legs. Today, most Basset Hounds find themselves in a different line of work—snuggling with their families on the couch and enjoying lazy Sundays.
When shopping around for a new puppy, one of the first questions you probably have is about Basset Hounds prices. With most breeds, many different factors can affect Basset Hound price. These can include breeder experience or Basset Hound pups pedigree, whether the dog is purebred or a designer breed, size, coat color, and much more.
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