This page is your one-stop shop for all BHCA and selected AKC documents. Nearly all of the documents are in PDF format (some fillable) and will download in a separate window. Should the document you need not be shown below, please contact the Corresponding Secretary.  If you have any problems accessing one of these files, contact the Webmaster or the Web Committee Chair.

Note:  when document filenames end with a year that is the year of the latest revision and the form is usable through today.

Membership

New Membership Application [PDF]

Sponsor Form Only [PDF]

Guidelines for Ethical Conduct [PDF]

2019 BHCA Nationals

2019 Nationals Results

BHCA Publications

The Basset Hound Illustrated Standard

The Pocket Guide to the Basset Hound: An Aid for Judges

Tracking with a Basset:  A Guide for All Basseteers, by Ruth Paule

Futurity & Maturity Stakes

If completing a fillable form, you must do a Save As of the form to your computer before filling out.

2021 Futurity & Maturity stakes

2021 Futurity - Forms A & B Nominations - print and mail

2021 Futurity - Forms A & B Nominations - fill and email

2021 Futurity - 1st & 2nd Enrollment - print and mail

2021 Futurity - 1st & 2nd Enrollment - fill and email

2021 Futurity - 3rd & Final Enrollment - print and mail

2021 Futurity - 3rd & Final Enrollment - fill and email

2021 Maturity Stakes Rules

2021 Maturity - Nomination - fill and email

Health and Research

Early Warning Symptoms Checklist [PDF]

Gastric Dilation-Volvulus (Bloat): Causes, Symptoms, Treatment [PDF of PowerPoint presentation]

Glossary of Health Problems Affecting Dogs [PDF]

Links for More Information on Health Concerns in Basset Hounds [PDF]

Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG) in the Basset Hound [PDF] Note: This link takes you to a document on a website of the Animal Health Trust UK. BHCA is not responsible for content on or taken from third-party websites.

Thrombopathia Genetic Testing through Auburn University [Fillable PDF]

Hosting BHCA Events

Application for BHCA Regional Event - version2020 [PDF]

Application for BHCA Hunting Performance Test - revMarch2019 [PDF]

Juniors & Junior Showmanship

Application for Junior Member Achievement Award [PDF]

Application for Junior Member Scholarship Award [PDF]

Register of Merit

BHCA Register of Merit Eligibility Form [PDF]

BHCA Versatility Certificate Program

Versatility Certificate Program Application Form - fillable [Fillable PDF]

Versatility Certificate Program Schedule of Points [PDF]

Versatility Conformation Certificate [PDF]

BHCA Guidelines

Check the Guidelines page for up-to-date individual documents.

AKC Events Entry Forms

Note: These links take you to the AKC web site or to a form downloaded from that site. BHCA is not responsible for content on or taken from third-party websites.

Conformation Shows [Fillable PDF]

Field Trials [Fillable PDF]

Obedience Trials [Fillable PDF]

Rally Trials [Fillable PDF]

Agility Trials [Fillable PDF]

Scent Work [MSWord file]