Yogi the basset.

Where We Work

BROOD rescues basset hounds and basset mixes in Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Washington DC, Delaware and portions of southern Pennsylvania.

Adopt

Considering adopting a basset hound or basset hound mix? BROOD adopts dogs to qualified homes in VA, MD, DC, WV, and parts of DE and PA, other states at our discretion.

Foster

We always need more foster homes. No other job in rescue is more rewarding than fostering.

Membership

BROOD welcomes new members who share our passion for rescuing homeless. Please join us as we continue our ongoing rescue work!

Volunteer

BROOD could not save any hounds without the hard work of our volunteers. Get involved today!

Donate

Rescue is expensive. Donate to BROOD today to support our rescue work.

BROOD Store

Shop the BROOD online store. A great way to support BROOD's rescue work.

Welcome to BROOD

Since 1996, BROOD has cared for and found homes for over 3,300 basset hounds and basset mixes.  Some have been abused or neglected, others needed rescue when owners moved or passed away or could no longer care for their hounds. We are now in our 26th year of rescue. 

Basset hound Clink adopted from BROOD

Stay up to date on the latest BROOD news and events!

What's Happening

Website Ramble Auction 2022

Online Auction Now Open

The Online Ramble Auction is now open for bids

60 items to bid on until August 23

Website Ramble sponsor match

Your Ramble Sponsorship Will be Matched

Sponsorships are a great way to support the upcoming Ramble on Sept 17.

Become a Harvest, Pumpkin, Scarecrow or Acorn sponsor today and a generous BROOD supporter will match sponsorships up to a total of $15,000.

More information on our sponsorship page and in our sponsorship packet.

Website T Shirt Campaign 2022 extended

Ramble Shirts Sale

Our popular Ramble shirt sale has been extended to August 15

Get yours before the sale ends!

 

 

 

 

Website Basket & Gift Card Ramble Auction 2022

Online Gift Card and Basket Raffle

Can't make it to the Ramble?

Our online Gift Card and Basket Raffle is for you!

7 baskets and 20 gift cards will be raffled off

Raffle ends September 6.

 

 

Website Ramble gift cards 2022

Ramble Event Info and Gift Cards Needed

Check out the official Ramble event page for all the information about the upcoming event on Saturday, September 17 at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Virginia

 

We also still need $25 gift card donations for the upcoming Ramble event

More information here.

Website Hound Hero

Become a Hound Hero

Support BROOD by making a monthly donation and be a part of our Hound Heroes program.

If you're looking for an easy way to help BROOD rescue more hounds, Hound Heroes is for you.

 

Featured Dog

Check Back Soon

Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, we currently have only a couple of dogs in our care.  Please check back periodically to see if we have any hounds available for adoption.  

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Looking for a foster home for sweet Mildred and beagle-basset mix. She needs a place where she can sound off in the usual beagle way. So preferably where neighbors won't mind. She is partially house trained so will need to be watched and training reinforced. Contact foster@brood-va.org for more info ... See MoreSee Less

Looking for a foster home for sweet Mildred and beagle-basset mix.  She needs a place where she can sound off in the usual beagle way. So preferably where neighbors wont mind.  She is partially house trained so will need to be watched and training reinforced.  Contact foster@brood-va.org for more info

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Monday, Already!

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Sweet baby! 💤 ❤️

Adorable

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Everybody needs a friend, Happy Sunday!

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Adorable! 😊 ❤️

Baylee Kittrell

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