Basset Bustle

Basset owners from across the area gathered at the Copetown Community Centre on a blazing hot Saturday to celebrated their lovable dogs with short legs, long ears, and big hearts. The annual Basset Bustle features a costume contest, parade, and other events for dog and owner to participate in. Here’s a look. – Barry Gray

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Dawn O'Keeffe has a word with Molly, dressed as Wonder Woman.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Dawn O’Keeffe has a word with Molly, dressed as Wonder Woman. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Basset love, up close.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Basset love, up close. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Alice, this year's Bustle Ambassador, playing coy about getting her photo taken.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Alice, this year’s Bustle Ambassador, playing coy about getting her photo taken. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Bessie took top honours in the costume contest with her bumblebee outfit.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Bessie took top honours in the costume contest with her bumblebee outfit. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Oscar, looking fine in a top hat for the day. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Oscar, looking fine in a top hat for the day. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Milo was a little hot waiting for the activities to begin. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Milo was a little hot waiting for the activities to begin. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 - The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Issaac gives himself a back scratch on the grass.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, May 28,2016 – The annual Basset Bustle was held Saturday at the Copetown Community Centre, bringing together the lovable long-eared canines and their owners from across the province. Events included a costume contest, boxer shorts race, and a longest ears contest. Issac gives himself a back scratch on the grass. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

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