Basenji References

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Basenji

 

Basenji Reference Material

AFRICAN IMPORTS

 

African Basenji

About the Project

African Stock Project

 

Imported from Africa 1936-1987
 

Imported to the UK 1936

Bongo of Blean

Bokoto of Blean

Bereke of Blean

Imported to the UK 1937

Musti

Bashele of Blean

Longelo

Basanga of Blean

Bakuma of Blean (imported to the US and renamed Phemister's Bois)

Imported to the UK 1938

Bungwa of Blean

Nyanabiem of Tonj

Kandi of the CongoKandi o the congo

Amatangazig of the Congo

Imported to the UK 1939

Simolo of the Congo

Imported to the US 1941

Phemister's Congo

Kindu

Kasenyi

 

1950's (Descendants of imports brought to US)

Tex of Alexandra

Imported to the UK 1952

Wau of the Congo

Imported to UK 1959

Fula of the Congo

Fula of the Congo

Binza of Laughing Brook (Binza was exported back to Rhodesia)

1960s (not imported, descendents brought to US)

Miliku

Kogi

Imported to the US 1961

Kiki of Cryon

Imported to the UK 1965

Taysenji Tahzu

Imported to Germany 1970's

Liberias Poldi

Imported to Germany 1980's

Nairas of Badagry

Saphona of Lagos

Williana of Badagry

Shakilo of Badagry

Imported 1987 and 1988 from Democratic Republic of the Congo
 

13 of the 19 dogs imported were registered by the AKC

Basenjis in Africa

Imported to US in 1978

Esenjo

Imported to US 1987-1988

Avongara Bazingbi

Avongara Diagba

Avongara Elly

Avongara Gangura

Avongara Goldi

Avongara K'Posi

Avongara M'Bliki

Avongara Nabodio

Avongara N'Gola

Avongara N'Gondi

Avongara Renzi

Avongara Wele

Avongara Zamee

Imported to Italy 1999

Mawi

Zaire Bongo

Zaire Zulu

Imported to US 2006 (AKC Registered 2009)

Avongara Bernadette

Avongara Ojo

Avongara Ojo Part 2

Avongara Ojo Evaluation

Avongara Rikita

Avongara Rikita Evaluation

Avongara Zibili

Avongara Zibili evaluation

Imported to US 2007

Lukuru Amisi

Lukuru Amisi Evaluation

Lukuru Lema

Lukuru na Liboso Mopaya

Imported to US 2008

Avongara Angali (Imported to Sweden from US)

Avongara Angali Evaluation

Avongara Asuma (Imported to Finland from US)

Avongara Asuma Evaluation

Avongara Kitoko

Avongara Kitoko Evaluation

Avongara Tambura

Avongara Tambura Evaluation

Avongara Ziki

Avongara Ziki Evaluation

Imported to US 2010

Ntomba Lokoso

Ntomba Lokoso Evaluation


Avongara Makala

Avongara Makala Evaluation

 


Avongara Naziki

Avongara Naziki Part 2

Avongara Naziki Evaluation

Avongara Nilli

Avongara Nili Evaluation

IMPORTS NOT RECOGNIZED BY AKC

Tiki Tiki

 

Imported to UK 1939

Choti

Imported to US 1958

Tiki Tiki

Imported to US 1975

Dine

Imported to US 1998

Jasmine

Tyler

Imported to US 2004

Avuvi Afonhaan UKC Champion

Avuvi Ekanye

Avuvi Enagnon

Avuvi Hontongnon

Avuvi Kuoabo

Avuvi Wafi

Imported to the Ukraine

Zande du Congo M'Bwa

 

 

 

 

 

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
 

Basenji Gait (visit site)

 

 

 

Another Incredible Basenji Search Success: Penny Is Found After Three Weeks In Woods

Basenjis and Grass: The Salad Bar is Open

Basenjis as Medical Assistant Dogs

Basenjis in Need

Basenjis: What is it about them?

Barkless Dog Story Spurs Creation of Basenji Kennel

Basenji

Being there for our pets

Lost? I'll Find You

 

Oh, Where, Oh, Where has my underwear gone?

Our Brat

Point of View: Dr. Jo Thompson

Population analysis of the Basenji breed

Student of the Game

The Intellegence of Dogs

There is Sunshine after Rain

What a Unique Breed

Why are Basenjis Barkless

BREED STANDARD
 

BREED STANDARD

STANDARD

AKC Standard

American Breed Standard 1954

American Breed Standard 1956

CKC Standard

Coat and Color


COMMENTS ON
THE BASENJI HEAD

 

FCI Standard

First Basenji Standard

Gait

General Appearance

Head

Hindquarters

Illustrated Standard

Let’s Think Logically About Color (BCOA Bulletin 2012AMJ)

Markings and Mismarkings

Introduction to the Breed Standard 2010 (Visit site)

 

Neck, Topline, Body

Size, proportion, Substance

Temperment

The Standard Dissected (visit site)

UK Breed Standard

UKC Standard

Where have all the small ears gone?

BOOKS, MOVIES, AND ARTISTS
 

Born with a pencil in her hand Artist Kathy Jones

Goodbye, My Lady

Goodbye my lady

Basenji

BREED CLUBS
 

AKC Parent Club Conference

HOW MANY FOUNDERS DOES IT TAKE TO MAKE A BREED? (Taken from BCOA Bulletin 2012 JFM)

BREEDERS Past and Present

Makuba

Mibre

My-Tym

New World

Nocturnal

Ngozi

Quita

Zende Basenjis

CRAFTS
 
BASENJI HEALTH
 

Evaluation of the thyroid status of Basenji dogs in Australia

Fanconi Syndrome

Updated Health Report Fanconi Syndrome

Fanconi Syndrome in a Basenji

Haemolytic anaemia in Basenji dogs

Health Committee Report

Health Concerns of the Basenji

UPDATED HEALTH INFORMATION

Managing the Genetic Health of the Basenji Population

 

Ocular disorders

Persistant Pupillary Membranes(PPM'S)

Summary results of the Purebred Dog Health Survey for the Basenji breed

DOG SHOWS
 
EARLY BASENJIS
 

BREED GENETICS
 

Managing Genetic Health

first utility basenji

DOG SPORTS AND TRAINING
 

Chief: Amaking Lure Coursing History

Coursing: A Judge's Point of View

Daydreaming of an Obedience Basenji

K-9 Nose Work

Training Tips

Training Tips

Training Tips

Training Tips

Training Tips for Summer

Queen Victoria's Basenji type dog Click on the Basenji to see the painting of Queen Victoria's Basenji type dog brought back from the Niger expedition in 1842 at the royal collection.

ORIGIN AND HISTORY OF THE BREED
 

Basenji History (visit site)

DNA Suggests Beginnings of Basenji Breed

How Basenjis Came to the Western World

In the Steps of Vernonic Tudor-Williams (visit The Basenji Magazine)

 

Rethinking Dog Domestication

Genome Sequencing Highlights the Dynamic History of Dogs

Miss Veronica Tudor-Williams Congo Kennel (visit website)

The Old Souls of Basenjis

Timeline: American Firsts

Wild Roots of the Basenji

BREED PEDIGREE INFORMATION
 

Basenji Pedigree Data Base

AKC RETIRES SERENGETI KENNEL NAME

basenji puppies

BREED REPRODUCTION
 

 

The Basenji Annual Estrus: Controlled by Short-day photoperiod

first US Champion

SHOWING AND JUDGING
 

ASFA Judge's Breed Ranking Survey

Breeder-Judges comment on where the breed is headed, challenges judges face in applying the standard, and if they see a need to establish fault disqualifications

Exhibitors & breeders comment on where the breed is headed, challenges judges face in applying the standard, and if they see a need to establish fault disqualifications

 

 Judge's Choice

Judge’s Critique: 2013 National Specialty

Judging the Basenji

Judging the Basenji (2)

Judging the Basenji (3)

Judging the Basenji (4)

Judging Critique for the Northern Basenji Society 45th Anniversay(visit site)

Ring Rehab 101

You Be the Judge

BASENJI RELATED VIDEOS
 

Basenjis 1938

 

Basenjis 1954

 

Judges Education Presentation

 

The Basenji Trot

 

Rescue