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
Publications | Health | Rescue | For Breeders | Club Info | Judges' Info | Video Library
- Meet the Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen Brochure Click Here
- The Rough Coated French Hound Pamphlet Click Here
- AKC Breed Breed Standard Click Here
- Common Questions Click Here
- Pedigree/Health Info Click Here
- Events Calendar Click Here
- The Obedience Corner (reprints from PBGVCA Saber Tails Magazine) Click Here
- Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen - AKC Dog Breed Video Series Click Here
- Available through Amazon:
- The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen by Jeffrey G. Pepper, Companion House Books; Limited edition. 2005.
- The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen: A Definitive Study by Valarie Link and Linda Skerritt, Doral Publishing, 2000.
- Understanding the Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen: Rustic French Hound by Kitty Steidel, Orient Publishing, 1st edition, 1987.
- Hounds of France: Disciples of Diana by George Johnston and Maria Ericson, Spur Publishing Company. 1979.
- Hounds in Old Days by Sir Walter Gilbey Series, 2nd Edition, Xs Books, 1979.
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- Saber Tails Health Articles Click Here
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- Judge's Start Here
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- AKC Canine College for Judges Click Here top
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AKC Canine Good Citizen Test
- Introduction to AKC Canine Good Citizen Test
- AKC Canine Good Citizen Test1: Accepting a Friendly Stranger Learn more...
- AKC Canine Good Citizen Test2: Sitting politely for petting Learn more...
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