The Basenji originates from Africa. There have been several
Field trips made by Basenji enthusiasts to recruit new blood from Native Stock of the Congo and other areas of Africa. For
more information about African Imports see the Basenji Club of America (BCOA ) website. They offer a complete history of the
breed pls many other helpful facts for the novice Basenji owners. www.basenji.org
There are a few health issue anyone considering a Basenji should know research and know about: 1. Autohemolytic
anemia 2. Fanconi Disease 3. Hip Dysplasia 4. Eye conditions such as. PPM and Retinal Degeneration Diagnostic
testing is available. There is further information on the BCOA website and Basenji Health Foundation site.
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