Originally Posted by Philliez01
Basset Hound, which I own.
We bought a Basset when the kids were young, had her for 13 years. I wouldnt get another one because there will never be one like her and she was heavy maintenance. She had this habit of getting up every night at 3:30am and of course yours truly had the duty of letting her out. By 4 when she was back in the sack it was 45 minutes till i had to get up for work. Needless to say i didnt get a ton of sleep during those years.
We have a mini schnauzer now and he's great. Best part is if you go to bed at midnight and sleep till noon he's right there with you. Great dog.