Leipzig is fantastzig !!

From the figures and information we received, the German canine organisation could well be meritoriously rewarded for their kind offer to take over the organisation of this year’s FCI General Assembly and World Dog Show.

The dishes on the menu offered in Leipzig are very promising and impressive: that will be the year of all records.

The “Canine Week” in Leipzig will start with the FCI General Assembly to be held on 6-7 November 2017.

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Y. De Clercq
FCI Executive Director
FCI Commission for Rescue Dogs - Activity Report


Feb 27-28 2016, Craiova, Romania
Aug 28 2016, Craiova, Romania
Main topics have been the new regulations for IPO-R and the combined working group FCI-IRO.

World Championship for Rescue Dog Teams

The 5th WC for Rescue Dog Teams was held on 25–28 of August in Craiova, Romania. It was successfully organised by Centrul de Educare Canina, Romania.

22 teams from 10 countries participated in rubble search, area search, tracking or, most prestigious, all three disciplines, TOP.

Area search 10 teams started World Champion: Italy 2 2nd: France 1
Rubble search 7 teams started World Champion: Belgium 1 2nd: Italy 1
Tracking 3 teams started World Champion: Czech Rep. 2nd: Germany
TOP 2 teams started World Champion: Czech Rep 2nd: Romania

Frans Jansen
President of the FCI Commission for Rescue Dogs

Winners in area search
The Commission members were always present
Obedience and dexterity
Opening ceremony
Rubble search
Winners in rubble search
Devoted romanian staff members
Magnificent street art in Craiova city