Welcome to the PBGV Club of America website; home of the rough coated French hound. Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen is pronounced "Puh-TEE Bah-SAY Gree-FOHN VON-day-uhn." The name describes the basic characteristics of the breed as:

Petit: Small
Basset: Low to the Ground
Griffon: Rough Coated
Vendéen: Region in France Where Breed Originated

Meet the Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen Brochure Click Here
The Rough Coated French Hound Pamphlet Click Here

2014 PBGVCA National & Regional

May 3 - 10, 2014
Radisson Hotel, 1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA 17011
3 Shows - 2 Hunts - 2 Agility Trials - 2 Obedience/Rally Trials
Click Here for show information
Featuring the 1st Annual PBGVCA Top Twenty Invitational


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