The American Bloodhound Club Hall of Fame nominations are due annually by July 31st for each category.

HALL OF FAME IS CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION 

HALL OF FAME

The American Bloodhound Club offers the following Hall of Fame.
Introduction to any Hall of Fame can only be earned once.

Sire of Merit
Dam of Merit
Show Dog
Working Dog
Performance Dog

You can begin your American Bloodhound Club Hall of Fame application process by clicking on the PDF for your desired application or using the online application process. Either way you are responsible for providing all the required back up to our Hall of Fame coordinator below.

When applying for induction into the American Bloodhound Club’s Hall of Fame, it is your responsibility for accuracy for proper spelling (dogs and owner(s), titles earned, and meeting the requirements.

The Certificate of Merit will only contain the information submitted.

Copies of title certificate(s) earned or an official AKC/ABC record is required and must be supplied with this application. Only American Bloodhound Club or American Kennel Club titles are eligible.

Please send the completed application and required back up which is due each year no later July 31st to:

ABC HALL OF FAME
Karen Dewey, 131 Beech St., Newport, NH 03773-1414
Phone 603-863-4811, email pkdewey@comcast.net


** Induction into any Hall of Fame may only be earned once ** 

Show Dog Hall of Fame Requirements

Requirements as follows:
Championship (Ch)
Grand Championship (GCh)
25 Best of Breed wins
200 Bloodhounds defeated in Best of Breed Competition
10 Group Placements
1,000 Group points (dogs defeated) 

ABC Show Dog HOF - PDF or fill out our online application.


Dam/Sire/Breeder Hall of Fame Requirements

Dam of Merit: 15 titles, with minimum of 3 (get) champions, and a minimum of 3 (get) trailing titles:
Sire of Merit: 30 titles, with a minimum of 5 (get) champions, and a minimum of 5 (get) trailing titles:
Breeder of Merit: 35 titles, with a minimum of 10 (get) champions and a minimum of 10 (get) trailing titles: 

Remaining titles from the following:
Grand Champion (GCh)
Companion Dog (CD)
Companion Dog Excellent (CDX)
Utility Dog (UD)
Utility Dog Excellent (UDX) *
OTCH
Rally Novice (RN)
Rally Advanced (RA)
Rally Excellent (RE)
Rally Advanced/Excellent (RAE) *
Tracking Dog (TD)
Tracking Dog Excellent (TDX)
Variable Surface Tracking (VST)
Mantrailer (MT)
Mantrailer Intermediate (MTI)
Mantrailer Excellent (MTX)
Agility Novice Standard OR Preferred (NA, NAP)
Agility Novice Jumper & Weaves OR FAST (NAJ, NF)
Agility Open Standard OR Preferred (OA, OAP)
Agility Open Jumpers & Weaves OR FAST (OAJ, OF)
Agility Excellent Standard OR Preferred (AX, AJP)
Agility Excellent Jumpers & Weaves OR FAST (AXJ, EF)
MACH OR PACH

* Since it is possible to earn an UDX or RAE multiple times, only the original title will count towards the HOF * 

Breeder of Merit HOF- PDF or fill out our online application.

Dam of Merit HOF - PDF or fill out our online application.

Sire of Merit HOF- PDF or fill out our online application.


Working Dog Hall of Fame Requirements

Four titles from the following, one of which must be either a TDX, VST or MTX:

Tracking Dog (TD)
Tracking Dog Excellent (TDX)
Variable Surface Tracking (VST)
Mantrailer (MT)
Mantrailer Intermediate (MTI)
Mantrailer Excellent (MTX)

Working Dog HOF - PDF or fill out our online application.


Performance Dog Hall of Fame Requirements

Four titles from the following, two of which must be at the 2nd level, OR one @ 3rd level:

Companion Dog (CD)
Companion Dog Excellent (CDX)
Utility Dog (UD)
Utility Dog Excellent (UDX) *
OTCH
Rally Novice (RN)
Rally Advanced (RA)
Rally Excellent (RE)
Rally Advanced/Excellent (RAE) *
Agility Novice Standard OR Preferred (NA, NAP)
Agility Novice Jumper & Weaves OR FAST (NAJ, NF)
Agility Open Standard OR Preferred (OA, OAP)
Agility Open Jumpers & Weaves OR FAST (OAJ, OF)
Agility Excellent Standard OR Preferred (AX, AJP)
Agility Excellent Jumpers & Weaves OR FAST (AXJ, EF)
MACH OR PACH

* Since it is possible to earn an UDX or RAE multiple times, only the original title will count towards the HOF *

Versatility Dog Hall of Fame Requirements

Requirements consist of induction into any three (3) Hall of Fames.

 Performance Dog HOF - PDF or fill out our online application.

** Induction into any Hall of Fame may only be earned once **

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