As of July 12, 2016: 60 rescued in 2016 | 54 adopted in 2016 | 1164 adopted since 2001

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Our Mission Statement

All Bassets Cherished Basset Hound Rescue is a non-profit, all volunteer organization. Our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate, and place homeless basset hounds in loving, safe homes, thereby improving the lives of both the dog and the adoptive household.

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ABC Basset Hound Rescue, Inc. is your organization! You have made it successful through your continued financial support. We are asking for your support to help assure that this organization continues to be the premier dog rescue in New York by becoming an ABC VIP!

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Foster Homes Needed!

Each month, ABC BHR brings up a van load of bassets from Kentucky. We could help our fellow rescues more if we had more foster homes! Foster homes allow us to keep dogs in a home rather than in a boarding kennel. This is better for the dog and saves ABC money. ABC pays for all vet care. We ask that you just provide food, shelter and love. Foster dogs generally stay with their foster families for a week-3 weeks.

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THE SLOBBER SHOPPE

Be sure to support ABC’s Slobber Shoppe! It is our biggest fundraiser for ABC’s homeless bassets. It is run 100% by volunteers and all the proceeds go right to paying our vet bills. Stock up on greeting cards, start early Christmas shopping or buy yourself something nice. We have lots of great new flags, wine glasses & t-shirts! Be sure to check back regularly as there will be lots of new items in August!

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Available Bassets:

These bassets are currently available. They are patiently waiting in their foster home until their forever home can be found.

Freddy
Age: 2yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-58
Status: Available
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Special Needs:

These are bassets with special needs, either medical or physical conditions that will require a special home. A special need could be a medical condition or old age.

Penny
Age: 6 yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 15-10b
Status: Special Needs
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Hospice:

These are bassets with an incurable disease or serious injury where the dog still has a chance for a reasonable quality of life with medications to reduce pain. ABCBHR will care for these dogs in loving foster homes until they cross the Rainbow Bridge. You can help us keep these deserving dogs with us by donating to our ABC. Go to our online donation form

Gertie
Age: 6 yr.
Gender: Female
Number: 11-06
Status: Hospice
Holly
Age: 12 yr.
Gender: Female
Number: 12-54
Status: Hospice
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On Hold:

These are bassets that have recently come in to ABCBHR. These dogs are awaiting vet visits for vaccinations, heartworm tests, and/or spaying/neutering and are under evaulation by our foster homes to learn the dog’s personality.

Daisy
Age: 12 yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-62
Status: On Hold
Cassidy
Age: 0 yr. 5 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-65
Status: On Hold
Bobo
Age: 9yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-61
Status: On Hold
Off and Hunting
Age: 7yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-49
Status: On Hold
Snickers
Age: 4yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-64
Status: On Hold
Billy
Age: 7yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-63
Status: On Hold
Boomer
Age: 4 yr. 6 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-54
Status: On Hold
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Adoption Pending:

These lucky bassets have been spoken for!

Benny
Age: 8yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-40
Status: Pending
Sammy
Age: 4yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-56
Status: Pending
Marta
Age: 2yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-57
Status: Pending
Bosco
Age: 2yr. 0 mo
Gender: Male
Number: 16-59
Status: Pending
Nelly
Age: 8yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-46
Status: Pending
Paisley
Age: 3yr. 0 mo
Gender: Female
Number: 16-60
Status: Pending
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