The Basset Hound Club of Southern California, Inc. welcomes you to the wonderful world of basset hounds. As stated below our club was established to protect and promote this unique and wonderful breed of dogs. The membership of the BHCSC is very active in showing their dogs in AKC conformation events as well as other AKC sanctioned events. In addition we have a large number of pet owners who also enjoy having basset hounds as family members. We invite you to join us in our efforts and to become active in the club.
For those looking for basset hound puppies from a responsible breeder these members use the AKC Standard as a guide when breeding and follow our BHCSC Code of Ethics.
Note: BHCSC, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(7) organization.
The Basset Hound Club of Southern California, Inc. is a Member Club of the Basset Hound Club of America, Inc.
A. THE PURPOSE OF THIS CLUB SHALL BE TO ENCOURAGE AND PROMOTE THE OWNERSHIP AND BREEDING OF PURE-BRED BASSET HOUNDS; AND TO DO ALL POSSIBLE TO BRING THEIR NATURAL QUALITIES TO PERFECTION. BY WORKING FOR THE CONTINUING IMPROVEMENT OF THE BREED,
B. TO DO ALL IN ITS POWER TO PROTECT AND ADVANCE THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE BREED BY EXAMPLE AND EDUCATION; BY ENCOURAGING SPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT AT DOG SHOWS AND TRIALS; BY COOPERATING WITH SHOW HOLDING ORGANIZATIONS; AND BY OFFERING PRIZES.
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LINK: BHCSC Code of Ethics
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UPCOMING BHCSC EVENTS
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Monday, September 18, 2017 12:52 PM
The BHCSC is a licensed Club of the American Kennel Club, Inc.
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September 18, 2017 - My Adventure with Bassets
A very interesting story about how Linda Ott became involved with basset hounds. It all started when her father bought a basset named Barney.
A BRAND NEW AKC TITLE!
Our club will be offering this new title at the Basset Hound Picnic. It's open to all AKC Registered Basset Hounds and those with PAL/ILP numbers.
Sue and Andy Shoemaker have been showing Basset Hounds for 50 years. The club congratulates them for the many years that they have contributed to our breed and club.
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BHCSC Specialty Shows - March 24 - 25, 2018
BHCSC Basset Hound Picnic will be on October 22nd
BHCSC Match - September 17th
September: September 17th after the BHCSC Match
BHCSC Annual Awards Presentation - September 17th (after the match)
Awards information is due September 1st
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