Federation Cynologique Internationale

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Fédération Cynologique Internationale
AbbreviationFCI
Formation1911
Legal statusActive
Location
Official language
Many languages
Websitehttp://www.fci.be/

The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI, World Canine Organisation) is an association of kennel clubs. It is based in Thuin, Belgium.

It has 84 members and contract partners (one member per country) that each issue their own pedigrees (rules about how each type of dog should look) and train their own judges. The FCI makes sure that the pedigrees and judges are of one FCI member are recognised by all other FCI members.

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