Tag Archives: Basenji

Dog of the Day: Tadich the Basset Hound Mix

Tadich is named after the oldest continuously-run restaurant in California, and the third oldest in the United States. Which is pretty amazing… who would have thought the third oldest restaurant in the US would be in California of all places? … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Mila the Basenji

According to the breed standard, basenjis are standoffish and wary of strangers, and have an inherent distrust of anything new or different. Mmhm.

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Dog of the Day: Lucy the Basenji Australian Kelpie Mix

So last weekend I dog-and-cat-sat for an adorable pair. This is one half of the two: an adorable basenji Australian kelpie mix named Lucy.  

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Dog of the Day: Kona the Basenji German Shepherd Mix

Another breed mix that was reported by the human, in this case mom. Basenjis are pretty unusual dogs around here, so I wouldn’t immediately guess ‘basenji German shepherd’, but Kona does have the build of a slim sighthound, and the tail … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Kona the Basenji German Shepherd Mix Puppy

Kona is nine months old and may well actually be a basenji German shepherd mix, despite the fact that (as referenced in a comment on this post) rather a wide variety of things get labeled ‘basenji mix’. Well, whatever she … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Bastion the Basenji

Bastion (7) is only our second ever full basenji. (Our first was Candle. Funny thing: neither Candle nor Bastion have the ‘concerned’ forehead wrinkles that so many basenjis seem to have.) And I have no idea why this is, but … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Trooper the Chihuahua/Basenji Mix

Uh… it’s okay, Trooper. Everything is going to be all right. And speaking of things being all right: we found the owners of yesterday’s dog, and returned him safe and sound this morning. Happy ending!

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Dog of the Day: Basenji Mix?

Well, he kind of looks like a basenji to me. Perhaps we can get frequent reader M.C., proud Basenji cuddler and owner of her own dog blog, to confirm or deny.

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Double Dog Day: Lab/Basenji Mix (?) and Pug Mix

Today’s post is a good illustration of one of the difficulties of dog park photography. I was just settling down to take some pictures of this lovely pooch, when I was so rudely interrupted. (The breed mix is just a … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Candle the Basenji

Is this really our first basenji? Hard to believe, but it looks that way. Candle doesn’t look nearly as worried as the typical basenji, does she?

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