The BHCA Judges Education Committee provides a great selection of educational opportunities and tools for aspiring AKC Judges, including The Illustrated Standard of the Basset Hound, The Pocket Guide to the Basset Hound, a narrated presentation on the Basset Hound, several articles, and live seminars presented at events throughout the United States.
If you are interested in judging this wonderful breed, be sure to take advantage of the materials provided for you, as well as the seminars and mentoring that is available to you. Welcome to the Basset Hound!
Judges Education Committee
Meet the members of the Judges Education Committee and contact the Chairperson.
The BHCA maintains a list of Member Judges. See that here!
Judges' Education Materials
Judges Education Seminar
Narrated overview of the Basset. Large file - be patient
Official AKC Basset Hound Standard
A complete knowledge of the Standard is a must.
The BHCA Illustrated Standard
Designed to enhance the Official Breed Standard.
Recent Articles & Items of Interest
Enjoy these recent articles and items of interest about the Basset.
Survey of Basset Hound Breed Literature
Expand your understanding of the Basset Hound through early articles.
Pocket Guide to the Basset Hound
Overview of the important points to consider when judging the Basset.