What kind of a dog is a PBGV?

What kind of a dog is a PBGV?

The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen is a vivacious small French hunting hound known for a happy demeanor and durable constitution. Bred to work in a pack, PBGVs enjoy company and do well with other dogs and kids.

Do PBGV dogs shed?

To keep their rough coat free of mats, PBGVs require regular brushing, and also clipping and trimming every few months. Contrary to what some breeders say, these dogs do shed and are not hypoallergenic.

Can PBGV swim?

Petit Basset Griffon Vendéens can learn to swim, but with their short legs, they aren’t the strongest swimmers. If your PBGV enjoys the water, always keep a close watch on him when he is swimming.

Are Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen good pets?

They are affectionate dogs that need attention from people. They are great with children and people of all ages. They also get along well with other dogs and pets in your family when properly socialized. While PBGVs can have a mind of their own, they respond well to patient, consistent training methods.

How big does a PBGV get?

He is an active dog that needs regular exercise. Being a scent hound, he should be kept securely and only let to run free in well fenced areas, unless trained to come back at an early age. Height: Males and females 34 to 38cms….Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen.

Group: Hounds (Group 4)
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Are PBGV hypoallergenic?

NoPetit Basset Griffon Vendéen / Hypoallergenic

Are Pbgv hypoallergenic?

How long do Pbgv dogs live?

12 – 14 yearsPetit Basset Griffon Vendéen / Life span

How big does a Pbgv get?

Are Pbgv dogs hypoallergenic?

How much does a Pbgv weigh?

33 – 44 lbsPetit Basset Griffon Vendéen / Mass

How much exercise does a PBGV need?

A semi-moderate level of exercise is needed for this dog. Their daily exercise time recommendations are 1 hour for an adult and 1.5 hours when a puppy. It is not recommended this dog is let off the leash unless you have established recall.

Are PBGV dogs hypoallergenic?