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Basset Hound Forums
General Basset Hound Discussion
Basic questions and answers about bassets, as well as sharing between basset owners. Funny and inspirational stories welcome!
Basset Hound Performance Events
Let's hear from those brave souls seriously engaged in training their bassets in the sports of competition obedience, tracking, agility, and field trials.
Basset Hound Conformation and Breeding
A discussion group for those interested in showing and breeding basset hounds for conformation. Brags are welcome!
Basset Hound Health and Genetics
Many of us are interested in preserving the basset as a healthy breed. This forum is for breeders and concerned owners alike to share information with each other.
Basset Hound Politics
A catch-all category for everything from the pros and cons of AKC to controversies within the Basset Hound Club of America to the politics of dog shows. Let's hear about the stuff that nobody ever REALLY talks about!
Rescue and Adoption Issues
This forum is for discussions among those interested in working with a rescue organization (whether as a foster home or in some other capacity) and those who want to adopt a rescue basset hound.
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General Basset Hound DiscussionI was thinking about picking one of these up- I know so many folks who have one for larger dogs. Anyone tried one with your basset? They seem more water adverse than the average dog, but Fergus seems to tolerate baths and he's so sad and hot looking these days. Any thoughts?
General Basset Hound DiscussionI have my own ideas about this situation having had any number of Bassets over the years, and only very rarely one on their own but I'd welcome feedback from others. Back in January this year, we were lucky enough to be able to offer a home to an 8 year old boy, entire, called Momo(taro) - now...
General Basset Hound DiscussionHi, Blaze has eaten fresh pet since we got him 3 years ago. Suddenly he just quit eating for a day. I added some people food and he finally ate it. He got back to normal for a few days and then quit again. Everything else appears normal. Is this normal behavior?
Basset Hound Health and GeneticsI have a 10-year-old dog that can't take any NSAIDS. She had CCL surgery a few years ago and I have her on extra-strength Glucosamine which had been working well, but now she is limping a little more. Tramadol helps but I would like to try CBD oil. Does anyone have recommendations for certain...
General Basset Hound DiscussionHi all I have a 3 year old basset Nellie who i adore however walking is frustrating she will only go the way she wants if i try to go adifferent way she lays down and refuses to move. I have tried being patient but she can sit and if i try to move her she lays flat out. Treatz work occasionly...