Field Trial titles can earned by dogs through the AKC. The BHCSC holds field trial competition for basset hounds in February and November each year. The information below may help you understand this event. You can find an explination of basset hound field trials on our page, Field Trials Explained and on the AKC website.
Basset Hound Field Trials
This video was filmed by our BHCSC Webmaster, Don Bulllock. Go on a typical field trial with the Basset Hound Club of Southern California. See what it's like to take your basset hound out in the field. This video explains the process and shows examples of bassets out in the field.
LINK: Field Trials Explained
A pictorial explination of field trials and what to expect. Anyone is welcome to come out and observe what goes on at a field trial. Unless you are entering your basset it's best to leave him at home.
We encourage you to come out to our next field trial. Wear comfortable shoes. You'll be walking a lot. Download the Premium List (above) for details. It has times and maps.