April 2024 BHCA Update

April 20th, 2024

The monthly club update has been sent out. The link for the full update is: https://conta.cc/3JrD4G5 In this update, a hold-the-date notice for the Member Education Committee’s webinar on “How to Prepare for the Unexpected?” is included, as well as a heads up that regular updates about the 2024 National Specialty in Albany, Oregon, will… Read more »

End of October Field Trial in New Jersey is canceled

October 16th, 2023

The field trial scheduled for October 28 and 29 hosted by Berkshire Valley Basset Hound Club in Flemington, N.J., has been canceled. To stay up-to-date on BHCA and BHCA regional club events, click here to visit the Events Calendars page.

HUNTING PERFORMANCE TEST in Pennsylvania in November

September 28th, 2023

The Basset Hound Club of America is hosting a Hunting Performance Test on Saturday, November 11, and Sunday, November 12, 2023, in Ford City, Pa., approximately 40 miles north of Pittsburgh. Mail-in entries close November 1 or when 15 stake entries are filled. Entries will be taken on the day of each event if there… Read more »

Entries are now open for 2023 BHCA Nationals

June 15th, 2023

You can now enter online for the conformation events at this year’s Basset Hound Club of America Nationals, to be held August 25-September 1 at Purina Farms outside St. Louis, Missouri. Online entries — as well as downloadable premium lists — for all conformation events, including Futurity and Maturity and the independent specialties, can be… Read more »

BHCA Regional Specialty, Sweepstakes in October in Tennessee

April 21st, 2023

A Basset Hound Club of America Regional Specialty and Sweepstakes, hosted by BHCA members Debbi Martin, Randee White, David Self, Kaylynn Finke, Lei Ruckle in conjunction with the Harvest Cluster in Lebanon, Tennessee, will be held on October 13, 2023. Judges are Richard Nance, Regular and Non-Regular classes, and Stormy Goodbar, Sweepstakes. In addition to… Read more »

Field Trials canceled in Michigan

June 1st, 2022

Please be advised that the Field Trials sponsored by Western Michigan, Looking Glass and Pathfinder Basset Hound Clubs that were scheduled for June 3, 4 and 5 at Red Cedar Beagle Club in Perry, Michigan, have been cancelled due to a plumbing issue and no water for the club house or for dog and human… Read more »

Hunt Test set for Rhode Island in June

June 1st, 2022

Pilgrim Basset Hound Club and Lenape Basset Hound Club are hosting Hunting Performance Tests on Friday June 17, Saturday June 18 and Sunday June 19, 2022, in Warwick, Rhode Island. Mail-in entries close on June 15 or when all 15 stake entries are filled, though entries will be taken on the day of each event… Read more »