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Basset Hound chasing after a lure in Fast CAT.
Expert Advice: Dog Sports Basset Hound Inspires Hope By Running in Fastest Dogs USA
Somehow, it’s difficult to equate the endearing, low-key Basset Hound with speed. But Angelique, a 4-year-old, 34-pounder has defied expectations and has been on a fast pace since December 2020 at the American Kennel Club’s inaugural Fastest Dogs USA in Orlando, Florida. The Fast CAT competition, where dogs chase a lure in a 100-yard dash, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/basset-hound-fastest-dogs-usa/ | September 20, 2022
Expert Advice: Breed History Basset Hound History: A Noble Clown & Loyal Hunting Dog
Every dog has a job. The job of hunting furred game over rough terrain or heavy brush requires, first and foremost, a great nose to find the scent of the prey. The dog needs to move on the trail at a speed that allows the hunter to follow on foot, and he must have the […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/basset-hound-history/ | November 8, 2021
Expert Advice: Breeding & Whelping AKC Breeder Spotlight: Nancy Corkey of Corkey Basset Hounds
Corkey Basset Hounds is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Christiansburg, Virginia, on 10 acres of wooded land. Nancy and Dan Corkey have been breeding Basset Hounds for almost 24 years, producing a plethora of pet companions and AKC champions.  
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/breeder-spotlight-nancy-corkey-basset-hounds/ | September 9, 2019
Expert Advice: Lifestyle Basset Hound Facts You May Not Know
With their trailing ears and adorably drooping faces, Basset Hounds are beloved pups—but did you know the breed originated in sixth-century France, as hunting cousins to the longer-legged Bloodhound? Here’s everything else you need to know about these jowly jewels of dogs.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/fun-facts-basset-hound/ | September 6, 2019
Expert Advice: Lifestyle Dog Star of the Month: Poppy the Athletic Basset Hound
When you think Basset Hound, athleticism might not be the first word the pops into your mind. But Karen Prichard and her Instagram-famous Basset Hound, Poppy, are out to prove all breeds can excel at dog sports. Karen and her husband, Timothy, from Pensacola, Florida, were initially drawn to Basset Hounds because of their personalities. Shortly […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/dog-star-of-month-poppy-athletic-basset-hound/ | March 29, 2019
Sports & Events First Basset Hound to Earn CAT Title!
By Teresa Ralenkotter KasKade Rhythm of the Rain, CD, RE, OAJ, NJP, CA Call name: Rain -- DOB: 10-10-00 Owners: Teresa and Eleanor Ralenkotter, Robert Eugene McDonald Breeder: Robert Eugene McDonald Rain has always been an athletic Basset Hound, successfully competing in agility, obedience, and rally. However, when the all-breed Coursing Ability Test was announced […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/coursing/coursing-ability-test/articles/rain-2011/ | October 26, 2017
Sports & Events Basset Hound Field Trials: Rules Resource
LATEST RULE CHANGES Tracking Collars Permitted (February 2022) Up To Four Trials Per Year (December 2020) Different Colored Collars for SP/LP (July 2020)   RULEBOOK Field Trial Rules and Standard Procedures for Basset Hounds
https://www.akc.org/sports/field-events-hounds/basset-hound-field-trials/rules-resource/ | October 26, 2017
Sports & Events Basset Hound Field Trials: Introduction
Bassett Hound Field Trials are exciting and a lot fun for the hound and huntsman. These events date back to the 1930's. Basset field trials are designed and conducted for the purpose of selecting those hounds that display sound quality and ability to the best advantage. Shortly after the formation of the Basset Hound Club […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/field-events-hounds/basset-hound-field-trials/introduction/ | October 26, 2017
Sports & Events Basset Hound Field Trials: Eligibility Requirements
Basset Hounds must be at least six months of age to compete. Basset Hounds registered with the AKC, full or limited registration, are eligible to participate in AKC Basset Hound Field Trials. Basset Hounds recorded with the Purebred Alternative Listing Program/Indefinite Listing Privilege (PAL/ILP) are not eligible to participate. Basset Hounds with Conditional Registration are […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/field-events-hounds/basset-hound-field-trials/eligibility/ | October 26, 2017

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