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

Photo Contest

Lights, Camera, Action

PBGVCA 2015 Photo Contest has rolled out the red carpet. Learn More...

2016 PBGVCA National & Regional Specialty

Indianapolis, IN
Vickie Willmann, Show Chair

More info to come...

2015 PBGVCA National & Regional Specialty

Thank you to all participants. SEE Show Results Click Here