The BHCA received the following update from AKC: This is to inform your club of a change to the Field Trial Rules and Standard Procedures for Basset Hounds which is effective immediately. This change allows dogs running in Small Pack and Large Pack to wear different colored collars instead of having a painted number. This… Read more »
Slowly dog competition events are returning to our world. Check out the Events Calendar to show updates in the various disciplines. Note the three Hunting Performance Tests on the calendar for October 2020.
The BHCA Regional Specialty Show at Canfield, Ohio on August 1, 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This show was not able to conform to the “show and go” guidelines for the Steel Valley Cluster, making holding a concurrent show not feasible.
Pilgrim Basset Hound Club and Capital District Basset Hound Club have cancelled their hunting performance tests scheduled for June 19, 20 and 21, 2020 at Little Rhody Beagle Club in West Warwick, RI. The clubs hope to reschedule the events for later in the year when COVID-19 restrictions have eased.
The specialties sponsored by the Basset Hound Club of Bayou Country on May 22-23, 2020, in Monroe, La., have been canceled.
The field trials sponsored by the Berkshire Valley Basset Hound Club on April 4-5, 2020, at the Central Jersey Beagle Club in Flemington, N.J., have been canceled.
The field trials sponsored by the Valley Forge Basset Hound Club on April 18-19, 2020, at the Wyoming Valley Beagle Club in Hunlock Creek, Pa., have been canceled.
The field trials sponsored by the Basset Hound Club of Greater Seattle for April 24-25, 2020, and by the Basset Hound Club of Whidbey Island for April 26-27, 2020, at Castle Rock, Washington, have been canceled.
The novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus is affecting our lives in many ways. We encourage everyone to follow local, state and federal mandates to help mitigate the impact of this disease. Please consult the US Centers for Disease Control and World Health Organization web sites for the latest information on the… Read more »