Changes to Tracking Regulations

December 6th, 2020

The following notice was received from the American Kennel Club concerning action taken by the AKC Board of Directors at its November 2020 meeting. November 23, 2020 At the November 2020 AKC Board Meeting the following changes to the Tracking Regulations were approved : Eligibility Restrictions for Exhibitors/Tracklayers – The Tracking Regulationswere amended effecting an… Read more »

Changes to Rally Regulations

December 6th, 2020

The following notice was received from the American Kennel Club concerning action taken by the AKC Board of Directors at its November 2020 meeting. November 23, 2020 Assisting the Sports – Making Permanent Obedience, Rally and Tracking Modifications That Expire at Year-End. The AKC Rally Regulations that were previously temporarily suspended or modified in 2020… Read more »

Changes to Obedience Regulations

December 6th, 2020

The following notice was received from the American Kennel Club concerning action taken by the AKC Board of Directors at its November 2020 meeting. At the November 2020 AKC Board Meeting the following items were approved: Assisting the Sports – Making Permanent Obedience, Rally and Tracking Modifications That Expire at Year-End. The AKC Obedience Regulations… Read more »

Changes to Agility Regulations

December 5th, 2020

The following notice was received from the American Kennel Club concerning action taken by the AKC Board of Directors at its November 2020 meeting. Assisting the Sports – Agility Modifications That Expire at Year End For Agility.  Three Regulations  are suspended or modified until year-end 2020 to provide clubs and exhibitors flexibility due to COVID-19. The… Read more »

Danny G Frezza

November 19th, 2020

We learned from his family that member Danny Frezza passed away in July.  Condolences to his family and friends from BHCA.

Col. Robert E Booth: BHCA Life Member Passes Away

November 16th, 2020

Col Robert E “Bob” Booth, Hiflite Kennels, passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2020. Bob was a Vietnam War veteran, serving two years in the war as a helicopter pilot flying rescue missions. He and his wife Mary Jane became BHCA members in 1964 and were well-respected basset hound judges. A full obituary will appear… Read more »

2020 Nationals in Illinois canceled

May 9th, 2020

The Basset Hound Club of America’s Board of Directors regretfully informs everyone that the 2020 BHCA National Specialty and associated events have been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. Our highest concern is the health and safety of our membership, exhibitors, judges, and guests. After reviewing the current State of Illinois phased… Read more »