Archive for the Basenji Category


Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Mix named Dorylyn

Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Alert,,,,barker,,,hunter,,,great watch dog but a very loud deep bark due to Shepard. This isn’t an apartment dweller,,,its a ranch ,,,runner dog. These breeds aren’t happily contained as they are hunters /working breeds. You need a large run that has good fencing and a watchful owner as the basenji is […]

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Kikazaru – Basenji Siberian Husky Mix

From Stevie: Kika is a adorable medium sized tri coloured girl with a very big personality! She is loyal and cuddly, loves sleeping in the bed every night. She is also independent and enjoys her private time. She is affectionate; always giving kisses, and is always so excited to see anybody who comes thru the front […]

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Sky the Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Mix

Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Mix

From Toni: We rescued Sky almost a year ago!! She is the best dog ever!! She is well trained and loves cats,bunnies and kids! She is not friendly with other dogs or men!! She loves to play in the snow!! We hike all the time she stays with you no running off. Oh we just love […]

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Nigel the Basenji American Staffordshire Terrier Mix

From Travis: Nigel is a Basenji American Staffordshire Terrier Mix. A one-of-a-kind mutt rescued as a pup from a Safeway parking lot in the middle of a February blizzard in Denver. Nigel is the happiest, friendliest, most loving dog I’ve ever had. A DNA test revealed his heritage. His good looks come from a mix of […]

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Shadow The Basenji Doberman Pinscher Mix

From Amy: Shadow is a Basenji Doberman Pinscher mix. Shadow has the coloring of the Doberman Pinscher but not the size. His tail is Doberman but curls like a Basenji’s. His bark is unique. It starts as a bark and turns into a Basenji-like how. He is very loyal and energetic. He is also very smart […]

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Kora the Basenji Dutch Shepherd Mix

From Jennifer: Kora the Basenji Dutch Shepherd mix. Kora is a rescue pup. She is intelligent, friendly, loves to play, loves her toys and walks. She is an incredibly fast runner. She has out ran every dog at the dog parks so far! Her brindle coat and tall straight ears turn heads at the park.

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Tucker the Basenji Boxer Mix

From Dan: This is Tucker.  We adopted him as a pup in 2005. The combination of a Boxer Basenji mix is known to have a wonderful personality.  After seven years with us he is still very active and comes to work with me everyday. I’d recommend the mix to anyone looking for a mid size, […]

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Macy the Pug Basenji Mix

From Billie: Macy is a Pug Basenji mix.  Even though Macy does not bark too often, she if very vocal with her yodeling and whining. She is terrific with the kids, and is very lovable. She is definitely a lap dog, and loves to be close to anything warm.

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Reggie the Pharoah Hound Basenji Mix

From Rachel from WildeDogs.com: Reggie is a Pharaoh Hound Basenji mix. He is fast like the sight hound he is! He can climb fences in a single bound, and has those expressive ears. When he seems upset I can see him flush, he also is fairly bark-less which is known with the Basenji breed. He […]

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Mieko the Labrador Retriever Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Jack Russell Terrier Mix

From Ann: Mieko is a Labrador Retriever Basenji American Pit Bull Terrier Jack Russell Terrier mix. This amazing water loving dog killed giant rats and gophers with a quick shake of her head then she would drop dead. She gets into everything and became quite a garbage scrounger in late life. We rescued her at […]

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Topaz! the Basenji Dalmatian Mix

From Heidi:  Topaz is an energetic Basenji Dalmatian mix breed dog, but loves to just curl up next to you and sleep too. He is attached to me and about two other people, everyone else he gets along with but doesn’t listen to as well. From the Basenji side he get his curly tail, upright […]

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Achilles River Fox – Basenji American Pit Bull Mix

From Amber:  When I adopted Achilles I was told he was a hound/pit bull mix- but I have my doubts. I honestly can’t say for sure what his breeds are Achilles has huge ears that point up when he is alert, but they can also flop down or lay back flat. He prances like a […]

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Posey – Boxer Basenji American Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix

From Shelby: Posey is a Boxer Basenji American Staffordshire Bull Terrier. She’s lively, unaggressive, ~15in height, weight 34 lbs, 8 months old, Does great with other pets. Her whole body is brindle Basenji and her ears are too big for her head but stick straight up. Her fur is short, her tail curly to her […]

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Pug Basenji Mix

This is a Pug Basenji mix. Extremely independent, ‘goofball’ (per Seattle Humane Society). Brindle, 16″ height, 16″ length, 30 lbs. Barks occasionally. Great with kids. Not-so-great with other dogs.

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Basenji Chow Chow Mix

Would you guess this to be a Basenji Chow Chow mix? No really. It would be interesting if this guy had the unique traits of its parents, no bark from the Basenji and a black tongue like the Chow. Without those traits, I think most would guess the guy in this photo to be a […]

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