PBGVCA LogoWelcome 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

2016 PBGVCA National Regional Specialty

2016 PBGVCA National & Regional Specialty

April 26-May 3, 2016

Indianapolis, IN
Vickie Willmann, Show Chair

Learn More...Click Here

Judges Info

Luc Boileau, Wisconsin, Regular Classes
Kitty Steidel, Arizona: Juniors & 4-6 Month Competition
Bev Tophill, Australia: Sweepstakes
Mary Mullen, Indiana: Agility
Richard Strong, Indiana: Obed/Rally

Doug Johnson, Indiana: Regular, Non-Regular, and Junior Showmanship classes
Cameron Henson, Arizona: Sweepstakes
James (Jim) Hupp, Indiana 4-6 Month Competition
Mary Mullen, Indiana: Agility
Patricia Strong, Indiana: Obed/Rally

Learn More...Click Here