The Basset Hound Club of America Board of Directors wish you Happy Holidays and a Healthy Happy New Year!
Limited number of 2020-21 BHCA Yearbooks availableNovember 9th, 2022
A very limited number of 2020-21 BHCA Yearbooks is still available. The Yearbook may be ordered through the BHCA website store. The BHCA Yearbook is the one publication that contains the results of all BHCA-sponsored events, including regional club specialties, for the covered calendar years. The Yearbook also honors hounds who have achieved AKC and… Read more »
2021 Register of Merit inclusionsNovember 5th, 2022
Seven sires and six dams earned inclusion in the BHCA Register of Merit in 2021. The Register of Merit is a title awarded by the Basset Hound Club of America to recognize dogs of exceptional quality who have made a significant contribution to ensuring the future of the breed. The seven sires who have joined… Read more »
Final day to order 2020/2021 BHCA Yearbook is August 22August 22nd, 2022
The final deadline for ordering the 2020/2021 BHCA YEARBOOK is MONDAY AUG. 22. There will not be many extras printed so if you want one order yours now. Books are $35 + $15.00 shipping. You can order online from the BHCA Store. If you have any questions, contact Yearbook editor Terri Ralenkotter at TDRgraphics@gmail.com
Field Trials canceled in MichiganJune 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 JuneJune 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 »
Field Trials canceled in Washington stateMay 3rd, 2022
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Emerald Empire BHF and BHC of Portland have had to cancel their Field Trials scheduled for May 6th, 7th, and 8th at Castle Rock Washington.
BHCA Store up and running againApril 11th, 2022
The ordering problems in the BHCA Store for both Nationals and regular BHCA merchandise have been resolved, and we are UP AND RUNNING for business! For ALL Nationals 2022 products, you MAY receive a request from Paypal to verify that you have received your order. This is because the Nationals account is relatively new, so… Read more »
Hunt Test in Utah in AprilApril 8th, 2022
Red Canyons Kennel Club is hosting Hunting Performance Tests on Saturday April 23 and Sunday April 24, 2022, in Cedar City, Utah. Entries close each day at 7:00 am respectively or when all 15 stake entries are filled. Click here to download the premium list (PDF) with complete information and entry form.
An Update on AKC and the Crisis in UkraineMarch 13th, 2022
The American Kennel Club is opposed to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. In solidarity with the Ukrainian people, effective immediately, judges from the Russian Federation will not be approved to judge at AKC sanctioned events. Additionally, new requests for imported dog registrations (AKC Foreign Registration) from the Russian Kennel Federation will be denied effective immediately…. Read more »