if you look at the "galleryof champions" link that I provided the very first "variant" will give you a good idea of what it looks like but I know I have seen better examples of the basset fila before.. i will try to find it for ya. ---------- Post added at 01:48 PM ---------- Previous post was at 01:44 PM ---------- That is no doubt a well trained dog. straight back is NOT a trait seen by CAFIB dogs in any country as it is against the standard. this dog also has a HUGE tuck, tiny ears inserted too high in the head. either way he has his obedience down which i love.