The latest community news and help topics

I Just saw Basenji.co.uk is available for $100- thought someone here from uk might be interested
P

I saw it at www.Basenji.co.uk that would be cool to own but not sure what I would actually do with it beside put photos of my dog on it so maybe not lol, maybe if I was a breeder it would be useful.

read more
Let's talk about Basenjis!
Just spotted Basenji.co.uk is for sale
P

It was at www.Basenji.co.uk, might be cool to own but not sure what I would actually do with it besides put photos of my dog on it so maybe not lol, if I was a breeder it would be useful i guess

read more
Post pictures and videos of your Basenji.
Own www.Basenji.co.uk for $250 dollars

@elbrant said in Own www.Basenji.co.uk for $250 dollars:

Is this just a photo issue, or does this pup have abnormally long legs?

It has a totally wishbone front ! No front fill whatsoever !

read more
Introduce yourself and your Basenjis.
Help needed! :)
A

was it Caldwell tx? We just adopted a 8month old pup from Craigs list Right in MY neighborhood. she is super sweet But I had a chocolate lab and suspected puppy mill Olio acres in Iowa and took her whole life of me searching and found several news Paper articles How they were busted at least 3 times with box truck full of different breed pups my hunch was right but she was the best dog ever. so we adopted (kinda more rescued from life in small crate) but she has been reaslly good but have that hunch feeling again and decided to go through all her paper work looked up breeder on FB could not locate so did google search added word Bazenji and found this forum first post I read was about suspected puppymill/byb in Caldwell TX if you want to compare note be more than happy, never ever seen sale agreement health guarantee with just the name Joey as Sire i forgot dam and Paper work is at home. no reg # now in order to get AKC papers your dogs have to both be akc and have reg#s on pedagree didnt get a pedagree neither did the people who bought her had her shipped here.

read more
Ask about intestinal, hip dysplasia, and other troubles…
Catlike hunting skills
C

Yesterday Teki wouldn’t come back to the house. She was hanging out all day by our hay shed. I could see she pulled out a long pvc pipe that I previously used for my pole stakes. When hubby came home I had him go take a look. He brought the pipe up and there were FIVE chipmunks in there trying to hide from Teki! I’m thinking I’ll sign her up for barn hunt. She’d be awesome!

read more

Here is the place to discuss training your Basenji (housebreaking, lure coursing, agility…).

Leash aggression/pulling with other dogs

It's a slow process, be patient and consistent with her. We adopted Bolt 6 years ago, he's 12 y/o and 3/4 Africain. We don't know his history, but at some point he got into a dog fight. He has the scars to prove it. When we walk, there are certain dogs that will trigger a violent reaction from him. Over the years I've gotten very good at reading other people, and how they walk their dogs, plus reading their dog's body language. A high straight up tail tightly wagging will send him off the rails. I've worked extensively with him to the point that he is manageable when he sees other dogs. I usually make him sit, or give as wide a distance as I can allow. BUT, he is a biter, so I'm extremely cautious when I'm around other people. All bets are off if that other dog is not leashed!! It does get better, and yes you can teach an older dog new behaviors, I certainly did.

read more
Discuss the Basenji rescue in your area, resources, volunteer information, transport, rescue stories.
How do I refund my PayPal 2019?
R
Go to the Activity section of your PayPal account. Click the transaction you want to refund and then click Issue a refund. Enter the refund amount and click Continue. Confirm the information and click Issue Refund.

For More Information: https://www.800-customerservicenumber.com/paypal-customer-service/

read more
Why do they do that?
Basenji aggression with smaller dogs

Basenjis' function in the wild is to go after small game. I expect mine to hunt (and kill if they catch them) squirrels and rabbits. Other dogs are a no-no ! Mine know I do not tolerate aggression to other dogs, regardless of their size.

We are just back from a long walk in the forest where my two ran free and hunted (abortively, nothing caught) with a Cocker Spaniel. We met and chatted with lots of other dogs of all shapes and sizes and their owners . Humans stopped to chat, dogs did the normal meet, greet and sniff and there was not a single cross word.

The only trainer mine have ever had is their own pack alpha - ME !

Do not let aggressive behaviour take hold. Nip it in the bud NOW.

read more
For general feeding and nutrition related messages and questions.
A warning about Kong toy

BTW - kong toys come in different sizes - I can see the problem occurring if the wrong size if given to the wrong dog - I have never had any problems with my dogs using these (I would stuff peanut butter plus kibble in them)

read more
Post details of lost and found dogs. Please remember to update when dogs are found.
The best pet on earth can form into an issue.

Don't feed the trolls/spammers. Though usually here it doesn't matter, they hit and post and never return.

read more

Post here tips on raising young Basenji.

New Puppy Crating Advice ... Feeling Discouraged

Crate for sleeping at night should always be in the bedroom with their people. Should be close to the bed. I use wire crates and typically have more than one Basenji so the crates are all next to each other, but still in the room we sleep in. If an only Basenji should be next to your bed that that your pup knows where you are and you can dangle your fingers in the crate to assure them you are there. And cover the crate to make it more den like. Agree with a "crate buddy" stuffed big toy... and this crate buddy should only be used in the crate at night. I have never had any of my Basenjis sleep in any other room other then the one I sleep in. I also agree that in a car any dog should be confined in a crate, period.

read more
For discussion on breeding and breeders.
Looking for West Coast Breeder

Congrats!! You made a great choice! My first boy was out of one of their dogs and he was the best ️

read more
For exchanging tips and general information on showing Basenjis in the conformation ring.
Shows in Ontario, 2019
T

What about this spring?

read more
Use this forum for upcoming Basenji meetups, events, bashes, day at the park.
Meet up Central Ohio??!
S

I am in Charleston SC and would live to connect with other B owners for Yappy Hour.

read more
Share your memories of loved companions now gone.
Remembering Toby

Having just lost my basenji boy to cars my heart goes out to you.

read more
Post Basenjis for sale or a want ad.
We are looking Basenji / live in turkey Istanbul
C

@debradownsouth

Hi All, this is our little girl Heidi! sorry for late answer the topic We were so busy with fun with all family
If some one have question about dog transportation with Turkish Airlines, i can share my experience.

read more

Talk about other pets you may have or want and questions about them

How do I install McAfee Total Protection?
R
Hover your mouse over My Account. Click Subscriptions. Click Add Device next to your McAfee subscription. Select the device type. Click Download. Select the McAfee product you want to install, and then click Download again. NOTE: If you want to reinstall to a different computer: Click Send Link.

For More Information: https://www.800-customerservicenumber.com/mcafee-anti-virus/

read more

Looks like your connection to Basenji Forums was lost, please wait while we try to reconnect.