Changing thanks to communication!

Nowadays, in almost all organisations there are two words which are used very often: change and communication. This is also true in the FCI.

Change is a natural evolution process and should always be kept in mind, any time! Otherwise the organisation is not working on a quality and stable future…

A few examples of what we should do:

  • interfere more and more in healthy and welfare issues for our dogs, which are part of our society, and especially cooperate with welfare organisations;
  • always keep the quality of our dogs at high level

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Gerard Jipping
FCI Treasurer
FCI newsletter : call for material

Dear FCI Member, Dear contributors to the FCI newsletter,

The FCI Editorial Board is preparing the 3rd issue of the FCI Newsletter.

We would appreciate your cooperation by sending us one or several photographs related to the FCI international events conducted in your country between May1st and June 23rd, 2013 (shows or sports) to illustrate our pictures gallery.

For each photograph, please indicate:

  • name/date/place of event
  • the name and breed of the winning dog(s)
  • the name(s) of the judge(s)
  • the name and nationality of the dog’s owner/winning team (if possible)

High resolution files of 300 dpi minimum are appreciated together with the name of the photographer (copyright mention). The deadline is June 23rd, 2013.

We would appreciate your cooperation by sending us articles and photographs related to major canine events in your country (dog shows, ranking ceremonies, announcements, sports events,…) or other important news (obituaries, changes in the organisation,…) taking place between May 5th and June 9th, 2013. Deadline for sending material is June 9th, 2013..

Can you please send your material to .

We thank you in advance for your feedback and we look forward to your collaboration. Please be aware that YOU also make the newsletter!

Yours sincerely,

The Editorial Board of the FCI magazine and newsletter:
Yves De Clercq, Chief Editor
Karl Donvil and
Marie Luna Durán