The most well-known kennel
organizations in the world, which have an international status, are as follows:
o FCI - International Kennel Federation
Headquarters in Belgium. In Russia is presented by the RKF - the Russian Kennel
o UCI - International Union of Kennel Clubs. Headquarters in Austria. An
official representative in Russia - The Movement "Kind world".
o AKC - American Kennel Club.
o CKC - Canadian Kennel Club.
o UKC - Britain Kennel Club.
o European Union and many others.
Today the largest kennel organizations in Russia are as follows:
RUSSIAN KENNEL FEDERATION (RKF)
This is the union of the public kennel organizations in Russia, created in 1991
and consolidating approximately five millions of dog-breeders of the 70 regions
of the country.
From 01.01.2000 to the RKF has been given a status of Associated Member FCI (member
of European section of FCI)
Among the founders of the RKF are the following:
o The Russian Federation of Subordinate Dog-breeding - RFSD;
o The Russian Federation of Hunting dog-breeding - RFHD;
o Russian Community of Amateurish Dog-breeding -RCAD;
o Association of Independent Kennel Organizations of Russia - AIKOR.
RUSSIAN KENNEL CLUB (RKC)
The founders are:
o The Union of Kennel Organizations of Russia (UKOR) - registered in 1995;
o The National Russian Kennel Association (NRKA) - registered in 1998,
reregistered from the RCA in 1997;
o International kennel association "White Fang" - registered in 1993,
reregistered in 1996 and received an international status.
RKC is a founder of th
e IKU (International Kennel Union).
International Kennel Association (IKA - "KIND WORLD")
Is registered in 2000 - the main official representation of UCI in Russia (United
Kennel Clubs International).
Per the materials "dogs and cats in
one book" 2002-2003.