Russian Kynological Fedeeration



A press conference of RKF board took place on May 31st, 2017

On May 31, 2017 the press conference of the RKF Board was held in Selenga hall of the World Trade Centre Moscow. Mr. Aleksandr Inshakov, RKF President, and RKF Board members took part in this event. The representatives of leading mass media, TV channels, cynological print media attended the press conference.
The speakers made an official assessment of the current situation around Russian Kynological Federation. They expressed their hope that public disclosure of information will calm down the Russian cynological society.


The meeting of the FCI Breeding commission was held in Russia for the first time

Russian Kynological Federation takes an active part in the activities of the FCI International Commissions. On May 27, 2017 a meeting of FCI Breeding Commission was held in Sochi in Russia.


Visa support page started to work

Dear participants!
Ministry of foreign affairs has supported the IDS Eurasia-2017. There is a page Visa support on the official web site of RKF and official web site of the event. Every participant can fill in the application form and get an Invitation Letter. Using this Invitation Letter, you will be able to obtain a Visa (under a simplified procedure) for staying in Russia.


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Dear participants and guests of the World Dog Show 2016!

Russian Kynological Federation has always been and remains the largest national canine organization in Russia. Dog shows organized by the RKF are always unforgettable canine events with more than 10 000 participants. We would like to hold the World Dog Show 2016 at the same level.

Preparations are well under way and at the moment we have more than 13 000 dogs registered at the following shows:

10 060 dogs World Dog Show 2016

951 dogs International Dog Show of Terriers INTERRA-2016

1362 dogs - National Championship Special Shows

174 dogs Championship of FCI non-recognized breeds

64 dogs - International and National Special Dog Shows of Russian Breeds

16 dogs - WBCF World Championship Show 2016

About 9 000 of these dogs live in Russia, others will come from different parts of the world: Europe, Asia, America and even Africa. The registration will be open until May 15, 2016. You can register for the WDS 2016 not only in the RKF office but also by email  or on our official website

We are proud of Russian hospitality and we would like to make your stay in Moscow as convenient as possible. On WDS 2016 website you can fill in an application form in order to obtain an official invitation letter from the RKF (it is approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation). This invitation letter will allow you to receive a Russian visa under a simplified procedure without a hotel confirmation or a ticket booking. Consular offices of the Russian Federation Embassy around the world are fully informed and ready to cooperate with WDS 2016 participants and guests:

A special guarded camping area in Sokolniki will be organized in collaboration with MOO Liga Caravanerov for those dog owners who would like to come to Russia by camping cars. About 100 volunteers who can speak foreign languages as well as more than 100 interpreters will take part in the WDS 2016. At the World Dog Show you will be able to enjoy your meal with your pet at various cafes and restaurants inside and outside the Crocus Exhibition Centre.

All WDS 2016 guests and participants will see an unforgettable and unique show in the main ring thanks to the cooperation with the agency Production Company (idea manager of the Sochi Olympic Games 2014) that is developing an unusual design of all exhibition halls as well as the opening and closing ceremony of the show.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the World Dog Show 2016 in Moscow in Crocus Expo Exhibition Centre on 23-26 June 2016!

Yours sincerely,

RKF President                                                                                             Aleksandr Inshakov