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
August 26-29, 2020
Roberts Centre Hotel & Conference Center
123 Gano Road
Wilmington, Ohio 45177
If you are booking a hotel room for the 2020 National Specialty, please note that central reservations cannot book in the room block so you have to contact the hotel directly. The NEW individual call-in block is PBGVCA. The name of the block is “PBGVCA Ind.” Guest should be instructed to call 937-283-3200 and select option Number 3. Room rate is $126 per night.
Rodney Jones: Regional Puppy & Veterans Sweeps
Susannah Cooper: National Puppy & Veterans Sweeps
David Hirsch: Regional & National Agility
Debbie Thurston & Carolyn Martin: Regional & National Scent Work
Shirley Spall : Regional & National Obedience & Rally
Gwen Weisgarber: Canine Good Citizen & Trick Dog Testing Evaluator
April National Cancellation Notice
The PBGVCA Board of Directors met with the 2020 Show Committee and decided, for the health and safety of our members, the 2020 National Specialty will not be held in April as scheduled.
We thank you for your patience as rescheduling an event of this magnitude will take some time. And please join the Board in thanking Megan and her team for all their hard work.
All entry, meal, and other fees will be refunded. Please contact the hotel directly to cancel any hotel or RV reservations:
PBGVCA Board of Directors
2020 National and Regional Specialty Show Committee