Welcome to

Topsfield Bassets

Visit Topsfield Kennel and meet

our Basset Hounds

Discover the Basset Hound

Guide to understanding, owning

and purchasing this fascinating

Basset Hound University

The BHCA online education

for owners, breeders & judges


Design and 

contact information

Click any title to view


Contact Information

ABC'S of Dog Breeding

Home study program available

online and seminar

Practical Canine Anat. & Move.

Home study program available

online and seminar

"Breeder's Toolbox" Library

Columns which appeared in the

BHCA newsletter "Tally Ho" 

Pediscore Toolkit

Recording system for Basset


The Topsfield Website introduces you to our Kennel and the remarkable Basset Hound breed.  Our hope is that you will find the Basset Hound as fascinating and unique as we do!

Claudia Waller Orlandi, PhD, 2009 AKC Breeder of the Year & AKC Breeder of Merit

Copyright 2017 by Dr Claudia Orlandi, PhD & Topsfield Basset Hounds & Topsfield-Lebrera Bassets