|Lifespan: 10-12 years
||Litter Size: 4-6 pups
||Weight: 20-26 lbs
||Hair Length: Short
The Basenji is a Medium dog breed, with a starting weight of 20 lbs that can reach 26 lbs. It is officially part of the Hound group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Basenji breed has a typical lifespan of 10 to 12 years, Short hair, and have Lite shedding. Breeders interested in the Basenji should know that the average litter size is between 4 to 6 puppies.
Basenji Breed Characteristics
||Easy to Train
affectionate, curious, energetic, alert, continuously aware of his surroundings, and love to play, does best with older children
kidney problems, progressive retinal atrophy, intestinal, and eye problems
Basenji Dog Colors
Chestnut red; pure black; tricolor; or brindle; all with white feet, chest and tail tip.
CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR
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