If you currently breed Basset Hounds, or are considering  becoming a breeder, this school has been designed to help you to obtain a deeper understanding of the Basset Hound breed, it's standard and the art and science of dog breeding. 


 

Course 101
 Basset Hound Owners Guide
 Workbook Course
This Guide will give you a good overview of the Basset Hound, it's care and well being.

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Course 101 Quiz


This Coloring Book is printable
- a great way for children
to learn about the Basset Hound

Click the Book to go to the Coloring Book


 

 

Course 103
Basset breeders, owner handlers and judges will gain greater familiarity with the Basset Hound and how to prioritize virtues and weaknesses in this breed.

In addition to the Self Correcting Quiz, there is a printable quiz on the Basset Hound Breed Standard.

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 Course 103 Quiz

 

Course 104
 Survey of Basset Hound Breed Literature Workbook Course
This course is designed to familiarize you with some of the most important articles written about the Basset Hound.  The articles will help deepen your knowledge of the Basset.

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Course 104 Quiz

 


 

Course 201
Basset Hound: A World History
Workbook Course
Written by Randy Frederiksen and filled with valuable rare photographs, this publication is an important chronicle of the history of the Basset Hound.

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Course 201 Quiz


 

 

Basset Hound Club of America
 Illustrated Standard
Based on the official AKC Breed Standard, the official Judges' Education Seminar and the Pocket Guide to the Basset Hound, the Illustrated Standard is published with the intent to educate Owners, Handlers, Breeders and Judges of our breed in evaluating the unique and essential traits of the Basset Hound.

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Basset Hound Club of America
  Judges Education Seminar CD
The official BHCA Judges’ Education Seminar CD  based on a Presentation by Col. Robert E. Booth.  This is a valuable tool for Owners, Breeders,  Handlers and Judges. 

Click the CD Cover to enjoy the Seminar

This is a large file - give it time.


 

Course 301
ABC'S OF Dog Breeding
What Every Breeder Should Know

A practical, step-by-step approach to the art and science of  breeding focusing on 7 key tools and concepts. These include genetics, breeding systems, pedigree, selection, anatomy, kennel blindness & genetic defects  written by Claudia Waller Orlandi, Ph.D. 


This Home Study Program is currently only available by mail.  For more information on ordering The ABC's of Dog Breeding, go to  www.abcsofdogbreeding.com.


Course 302
 Practical Canine Anatomy & Movement Home Study Program
This program summarizes key anatomy concepts that judges & breeders should know and focuses on surface and skeletal parts of the dog within the context of structural balance.

This Home Study Program written by Claudia Waller Orlandi, Ph.D. is currently only available by mail.  For more information on ordering Practical Canine Anatomy and Movement, go to  www.abcsofdogbreeding.com.

If you would like to continue to learn about the Basset Hound, explore the other schools available on the BHU website.   
Information regarding future events, membership in the BHCA, finding a reputable BHCA Member Breeder, and information regarding the BHCA Member Clubs is available on the BHCA Website.

The Basset Hound Club of America Website:

 www.basset-bhca.org

The American Kennel Club website also provides a wealth of information.  Visit the AKC Website at:

www.akc.org


Thank you for taking time to learn more about this wonderful breed.

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