The Basenji is a breed of hunting dog. It was bred from stock that originated in
central Africa. Most of the major kennel clubs in the English-speaking world place
Basenji information including pictures, training, behavior, and care of Basenjis
and dog breed mixes.
Looking for a dog that doesn't bark? Originally used to hunt lions, the Basenji
uses both sight and sound to hunt for its prey.
The basenji dog breed has many unique features. Check out the basenji dog
breed on Animal Planet's Breed Selector.
The first Basenjis were red and white, tricolor (black and tan with white) and black
and white. Expeditions to Zaire in 1987 and 1988 introduced 14 dogs with new ...
Initially dubbed Congo Terriers by western explorers, the first Basenjis brought ...
Basenjis are the only breed of dog in that part of Africa and planning of matings ...
Basenjis are smooth, muscular, athletic dogs on the small side. The head is
wrinkled around the forehead and the muzzle is shorter than the skull, Which is
traits are loved by Basenji enthusiasts but the breed is definitely not for everyone.
He is active ... their home. Do not count on a Basenji as a traditional guard dog.
Don't miss our Photo Gallery where we show off our Basenjis through the
published Front Page Photos. The Basenji...the African Barkless Dog is a well-
Our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome dogs of the Basenji breed.
BRAT rescues Basenjis from shelters, abusive situations, and relinquishing