Happy Endings

We here at CBHR are so excited to report another successful year with lots of happy endings. We have designated December as our own Happy Ending month. We hope you enjoy reading about these hounds who found their furever homes in 2013.

Lucy

Lucy June

The Cipriano family is no stranger to basset hounds. When my husband and I married 33+ years ago, my mom told my husband “If you take my daughter, you take her dog”. Of course, my dog was a sweet…

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Anna Belle and Ginger

Anna Belle & Ginger

Here are some of my happy endings... I adopted Ginger and Anna Belle on February 23rd (One day before my birthday - what a great B-day present). Ginger is my "troublemaker". She's the one spread…

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Lucy

Lucy

My name is Jamie Thomas and my family and I adopted Lucy this August. We would love to be included in your happy endings collage. I have attached some of my favorite pics of Miss Lucy. Thank…

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Baxter

Baxter

We love Baxter he is a sweet and happy boy. He and our bloodhound Isabelle love to play together. He is a lover and quite a couch pup sometimes he loves to snuggle with John and I in the evenings.…

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Tex

Tex

Tex has adjusted wonderfully in our home. It is like he has been with us forever. He is very spoiled, he has his own bed and blanket. He uses his toy for a pillow. He goes with us almost everywhere,…

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Maisy

Maisy

Maisy came home and took over our hearts on July 9th of this year. She is the most affectionate dog we've ever met. She loves to sit on laps and give out tons of free kisses. She loves to play with…

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Miss Layla

Miss Layla (Ladybug)

Miss Layla (formerly known as Ladybug) is doing swimmingly! She loves to curl up on her pillow on the couch, on her dog bed, or in the sunshine! She rather enjoys walking in the woods so that she has…

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Roxie

Roxie

We adopted Sonny, our first rescue from CBHR, back in February 2009 to hang out with our first rescue, Flash. We think Flash was a hunting dog by his mannerisms. Sonny is a very social hound and soon…

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Bella Rae

Bella Rae

I lost my first basset, Betsy, back in 1999. I knew that I would get another Basset but my brother surprised me w/ another dog only weeks later & my plans were put on hold. When my dear Dopey went to…

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Tides

Tides

Tides found us when I think about it now. The very first time we met he was climbing on me, pulling my camera strap all in an attempt, or so I think now to "adopt" us! We had already decided we were…

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Trigger

Trigger

My husband and I got our first basset, Sophie, as a wedding gift from our best man! We fell in love with their bassets. Sophie is almost 10 and is slowing down a bit, we really thought she would like…

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Twiggy in the Adirondacks

Twiggy (Raylene)

On April 21st of this year, we adopted "Raylene" from CBHR after having our Basset "Flash" die from lymphoma after 10 years of faithfully guarding the furniture. Raylene is a trim, beautiful redhead…

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Bump

Poly (Bump)

We adopted "Bump" now "Napolean" or "Poly" according to our two boys. We lost our beloved rescue Basset/Lab mix "Shilo" a year ago and our rescue lab mix "B" was terribly lonely. We knew we wanted to…

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Tootsie (Twinkie)

We are the Horne family. Frank, myself, Ethan and Elie, Brinkley and Tootsie (roll) We have traditionally had 2, sometimes 3 dogs. In 2008, we had 2 of our (large) labs pass away at 13 and 14 yrs…

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Fozzie

Fozzie – The Shagnificent

I's Fozzie The Shagnificent and I's has somethings to say. I's was a stray; underweight and covered in fleas and ticks. A nice man in a pick-ups truck took mes home and careds for mes while hes…

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Lola Rosas

Lola Rosas

Some words about our rescued angel.... Lola Rosas We have always been animal lovers. On November 2011 we lost our beloved Odie, a 12 years old Doberman-Pincher. She was our first dog, our first…

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Cheyenne

Sometimes the road to a happy ending is long and circuitous, as was the case with our Cheyenne. In the summer of 2009, my two teens, Ben and Emily, and I piled in our BUV to do a transport of three…

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Joy

Finding Joy

For us the start of wanting to fostering a dog was Halloween 2012. We were trick or treating with our 4 kids and we went to a house that had 2 basset hounds. One was dressed as Sherlock Holmes and I…

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