FAUVES DE BRETAGNE

COUNTRY: France
COAT: Rough, hard hair of medium to short length
WEIGHT: 44 pounds
HEIGHT: 20-22 inches
COLOR: Solid Red
OTHER NAMES: Tawny Brittany Griffon
REGISTRY: FCI
GROUP: Hound

This small race is original of French Britain and was developed from the Griffon Fauve de Bretagne cruzado with others bassets (being both races of hunting). The race has been introduced recently in Great Britain.

It is an agile and enduring dog with wide and long skull, snout extended finished in stop accused and dark black truffle or brown. The eyes are dark with alive glance and the fine ears and hanging. The body would have to be wide and the deep chest. The extremities are short, muscular and something curved although also can be straight. The feet are compact with tight fingers and the tail is long.