Basenji Breed overview
They are hound dogs that belongs to a smaller group of dogs. In most cases, they are short-haired dogs with pointy, long ears. They are most commonly known as yodelling dogs because they have difficulties while barking.
It doesn’t matter in which colour they come, their chest, feet and tail tips are always white. Basenji dogs have short hair, which means that they shed very little and you won’t be able to see it until you really pay attention.
Female – Weight: up to 10 kg, Height: up to 40 cm
Male – Weight: up to 12 kg, Height: up to 45 cm.
Suitability for Children – Medium
Tendency to Bark – Low
Energy – High
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Low
Grooming Requirements – Up to once a Week
Amount of hair shed – Moderate
Food Cost – $10 to $ 15
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58