If you currently breed Basset Hounds, or are considering  becoming a breeder, this school has been designed for you.  You can obtain a deeper understanding of the 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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Basset breeders, handlers and judges will gain greater familiarity with the Basset Hound and how to prioritize virtues and weaknesses in this breed.

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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 included in this course will help deepen your knowledge of the Basset Hound breed.

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Course 201
Basset Hound: A World History Workbook Course

Written by Randy Frederiksen and filled with valuable and rare photographs, this publication is an important and valuable chronicle of the history of the Basset Hound breed.

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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 by focusing on 7 key tools and concepts. These include (1) genetics, (2) breeding systems, (3) pedigree, (4) selection, (5) anatomy, (6) kennel blindness and (7) genetic defects written by Claudia Waller Orlandi, Ph.D. 

This Home Study Program written by Claudia Waller Orlandi, Ph.D. 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 aren't already, you might wish to consider becoming a member of the BHCA or one of the many Basset Hound Clubs throughout the United States. Information on becoming a member is available at the Basset Hound Club of America Website. 

Explore the other schools and spend some time on the Basset Hound Club of America Website and the AKC Website.  Information on other activities, events and seminars and other available programs can be found on both sites.

The Basset Hound Club of America Website:

 www.basset-bhca.org

 

The American Kennel Club Website:

www.akc.org


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

 

 

 

 

 

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