We had them and took them to trials. Go to ground was interesting. They are great competitors when their not trying to pick fights. On of ours was long legged short hair the other, her son, was a short legged short hair. He was as tough and feisty as the come.Basset Hound....Racing. Sounds like an oxymoron. Jack Russel terrier trials, that is where the action is. Irascible little creatures.