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basset

[′bas·ət]
(geology)
The outcropping edge of a layer of rock exposed to the surface.
(vertebrate zoology)
A French breed of short-legged hunting dogs with long ears and a typical hound coat.
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It's pretty funny, because normally bassets don't run and the meatballs don't exactly roll straight,'' Smith said.
So Smith, along with friend Tami Clements, naturally was moved to establish a basset hound sanctuary in Acton called Daphneyland, where she coexists with about 40 yelping, playful, short-legged fans.
She says basset ``parenting'' isn't something to be taken casually, and she looks for special characteristics in those hoping to take home a dog.
Says Bob Basset, "we were really nailed by the VLTs and had a challenge on our hands.
Says Fred Basset, "Our video games, like Mortal Combat, and pinball machines, took at real shellacking.
Says Bob Basset, "We don't just put in the tables and forget about it.
Hush Puppies Bean Bag Bassets by Applause are available at gift, card, video/CD, department, airport, toy and hospital gift shops as well as bookstores.
The basset hound plush bean bags are uniquely designed with expressive eyes for unique character and emotional appeal.
The Glendale Rose Float Association hoped to raise $8,000 Saturday by auctioning off seats on the float, plus sell tickets to games that included a basset hound howling contest, an obstacle course for the lumbering beasts and the crowning of a queen hound.
People don't understand,'' said Maria Bivens, of the Basset Hound Club of Southern California.
If you see a person walking three basset hounds, it just cracks you up,'' Bivens said.
Bill James, a Lakewood resident and organizer of Basset Rescue, said before the parade that he was expecting the dogs would howl the ``Hallelujah Chorus,'' but the droopy-eyed dogs' unpredictability was always a factor.