The Lancashire, Yorkshire & Cheshire Basset Hound Club (LYC BHC) is registered with the Kennel Club (KC) and abides by KC guidelines. It holds all its shows in accordance with KC rules and regulations and endorses the good canine practices that the KC promotes. The LYC BHC firmly believes in the KC slogan "fit for function, fit for life". It provides its members with the knowledge and education necessary to ensure that Basset Hounds live healthy and happy lives with well-informed and experienced owners.
The LYC is one of the 8 UK based Basset Hound Clubs. It serves the narrowest part of the country from coast to coast from the Irish Sea in the west to the North Sea in the east. It shares borders with 8 other counties: - Shropshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Lincolnshire in the south with Cumbria and Durham to the North. We are always ready to welcome new members and Basset Hound enthusiasts.....we are not restricted just to the area we serve, we have friends and members all over the UK and some further afield - we look forward to welcoming you too!
If you are either an experienced judge or just someone who is aspiring to become a judge and you require any information on the Kennel Club Competency Framework, our newly appointed Breed Education Co-ordinator is Mrs Aileen Sharpe (Bullieburn) the latest information is available here: KC - JCF