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The Basenji Buyer's Guide covers tons of information about getting a Basenji.
Basenji Companions is a club devoted to pet Basenjis. There is a lot of good information about the breed including articles, stories, a photo gallery, health issues, adoption, and tips.
Basenji Forums is a free online community forum where you can communicate with others.
The Basenji Magazine is devoted to Basenjis worldwide since 1964.
American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) is a professional organization of veterinarians who have achieved board-certification in the specialty of Veterinary Behavior. Board-certified specialists are known as diplomates. These individuals work with individual pet owners, other animal professionals, and facilities that care for animals in order to manage behavior problems and improve the well-being of animals.
Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) is a professional organization of individual trainers who are committed to becoming better trainers through education. Mission statement: To represent and advance the dog training profession through education and advocacy. Pet owners can use their search feature to find a trainer by zip code.
Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT) As a dog owner, the CCPDT understands how important it is for you to find a dog trainer that you can trust has the knowledge necessary to meet the needs of you and your dog. Dog training and behavior change is a science but it in not a regulated science. There is no licensing and no oversight. With the CCPDT designations, you can gain the confidence you need to choose a dog trainer for your dog. Find a professional dog trainer by zip, name, state, province, or country.
International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) The goals of the IAABC are to standardize and support the practice of companion animal behavior consulting, while providing resources for pet owners needing advice. Find a Certified Dog Behavior Consultant (CDBC) with their search feature.
Karen Pryor's Clicker Training is an animal training method based on behavioral psychology that relies on marking desirable behavior and rewarding it.
The American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA) explores and supports alternative and complementary approaches to veterinary healthcare, and is dedicated to integrating all aspects of animal wellness in a socially and environmentally responsible manner..
ASPCA's Pet Care Find links here to animal poison control, dog care, pet loss, and other important topics.
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA) does both health testing and health test record keeping. You can research the health records of Basenjis here and also order DNA tests, including Fanconi.
Whole Dog Journal is a magazine dedicated to all things dog. This no-advertising publication covers nutrition, training, behavior advice and more. WDJ is a good resource for reviews on food, dog toys, and more. Find out more »
ASPCA Pet Safety App for Lost Pets, Disaster Prep and Emergency Alerts A must-have for pet owners, this free app shows parents exactly what to do in case of a natural disaster. Access critical advice on what to do, store and manage your pet's health records, receive a personalized pet recovery kit, how to build a lost pet digital flyer, and more.Finding a Lost Pet The ASPCA documents the how-to of getting your loved one back home.
What to Do If You Lose Your Pet The Humane Society of the United States offers brief step-by-step advice should you lose your pet.
Dogs for Kids Resource Guide is a nice little guide to helping parents find a dog for their kids and teaching kids all about being a responsible dog guardian. It offers links under topics Where to Find a Dog, Learning Dog Needs, and Teaching Your Dog.
ARIZONA Copper State Basenji Club
CALFORNIA Basenji Club of Northern California
CALIFORNIA Basenjis of Point Isabel Meetup Group
CALIFORNIA South Coast Basenji Fanciers
COLORADO Hi-Country Basenji Club
ILLINOIS Greater Chicagoland Basenji Club (Facebook)
MARYLAND Mid-Atlantic Basenji Club
MISSOURI Route 66 Basenji Club
NEW YORK Rip Van Winkle Basenji Club
TEXAS Austin Basenji Meetup Group (Facebook)
TEXAS Dallas-Fort Worth Basenji Club (Facebook)
WASHINGTON Evergreen Basenji Club
WISCONSIN Basenji Club of Southeastern Wisconsin