Cousin of the Basset Hound, the Basset Artésien Normand is much thinner and his characteristics are slightly less marked than his canine counterpart. Compared to his size, he is long and low on legs like others of the Basset Hound family.
Between 26 and 36 cm (10.24 to 14.17 inches) for the male
Between 26 and 36 cm (10.24 to 14.17 inches) for the female
Between 15 and 20 kg (33.07 to 44.09 pounds) for the male
Between 14 and 19 kg (30.86 to 41.89 pounds) for the female
His pretty dress can be fawn and white or fawn with a black and white coat.
His very tight coat is short and flat.
His dome-shaped head has a very pronounced stop. His large dark eyes are oval-shaped. His large ears are very flexible and drooping. His large nose is black. His tail is long and carried like a sword, barely touching the ground at rest.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 1 and is #34