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Belly Rubs Basset Rescue

We are an all-volunteer organization working to find good homes for abandoned, abused and unwanted basset hounds and basset mixes in Tennessee, north Mississippi, and eastern Arkansas.

Interested in one of these hounds? Just click on the picture in the slide show to learn more, or

see all of our available dogs here.


Apply to Adopt

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Bid on the Bellyrubs Basset Recue Quilt!


News & Events


Name Dedication
Ginger and KC Harbour In loving memory of Molly, our first. She made our family complete. Unlimited ear and belly rubs forever.
Deanne Grayson In honor of my husband David, who puts up with my love of basset hounds.
Cora Mitchell In honor of my dog Ruby, who has been missing since 3/19/14. These funds are to support Buddy, who is fostered by Sandi Goodell in Chattanooga.
Trina Delanoix From Queen Bella and Sir Winston. So all of their kinfolk can find their fur ever families.
Anonymous This donation should be allocated to support the immediate treatment needed by Bones, the sweet Alabama dog just taken into care. Thank you for everything you do for all Bassets in need!
Audrey Charoglu Elvis
Louise Ball For ALS awareness ice bucket challenge, and in memory of our Bogey Shooter!
Ron & Lydia Hickey In honor of Harley, Elvis and Binx, our sweet boys who crossed the bridge.