Emirates Kannel Club

EMIRATES KENNEL CLUB (EKC)

The EMIRATES KENNEL CLUB is a society formed to interact with Dog owners, Dog Breeders and Dog Lovers in the United Arab Emirates. EKC is aiming to associate with International Canine associations like the FCI etc, to achieve the following:

  • To bring together Dog owners, Dog Breeders and Dog Lovers in the United Arab Emirates under one banner to look after the affairs of Dogs, as per international norms.
  • To educate Dog owners, Dog Breeders and Dog Lovers in the United Arab
  • Emirates, the right ways and methods accepted by the FCI.
  • To conduct exhibitions, competitions, meetings and seminars in the UAE.
  • To issue certification of breed and class of Dogs.
  • To support activities for the betterment of the Dog population.
  • To stop cruelty towards the stray Dogs and
  • To bring an awareness among people regarding all aspects about Dogs.
The EKC will be managed by an elected Governing Body consisting of members and professional canine experts.
The EMIRATES KENNEL CLUB will be conducting an International Dog Show annually in the United Arab Emirates. The event will be for 2 days as per international standards, judged by qualified judges. The certification provided will be accepted internationally due to EKC’s affiliation to various Dog organisations in the World. Only members or recognised Dog associations and clubs of the world will be allowed to take part. Dogs from various other countries will also participate. EKC will also hold National and Speciality Dog Shows throughout the year for the benefit of the members. 

EKC will also provide Judges Courses for those who wish to become Judges.


We invite you to join the EMIRATES KENNEL CLUB.

MEMBERSHIP TYPES:

1. General Member:
Dog Owners, Dog loving individuals, Dog Professionals.
Annual Fee: AED. 200 /-


2. Breeders:
Professional and Hobby Breeders
Annual Fee: AED. 500 /-


3. Kennels & Clubs:
Dog Clubs / Associations & Kennels
Annual Fee: AED. 500 /-


4. Organizations & Businesses:
Businesses catering for Dogs & Pets, Veterinary Hospitals & Clinics, Veterinary Products
manufacturers and Suppliers.
Annual Fee: AED. 500 /-


All members will receive renewable membership cards.

Benefits of Membership

General Member:
By joining the EKC, the Dog Owners, Dog loving individuals, Dog Professionals, will become the part of an esteemed network dedicated to the welfare of Dogs, in the UAE.
  1. Their membership will entitle them to participate in Dog Shows / Competitions held locally and internationally.
  2. They will be informed about various events related to Dog ownerships and shows in the UAE and internationally.
  3. Assistance provided in selecting the best of breeds, breeders, trainers, veterinarians, kennels etc.
  4. Assistance provided in export / import and transportation of Dogs.
  5. Certification of breeds and pedigree Training sessions and seminars arranged with international organizations and Dog experts to benefit the members.


Breeders:

Professional and Hobby Breeders who join the EKC will benefit to receive education and assistance to Dog breeding as per international standards. Accessibility to international Breeders, local experts and renowned Dog whisperers, will bring about quality and harmony in Dog breeding standards in the UAE.The members can get Pedigree certification for their puppies from Dogs registered with the EKC. They can also have authentication of the breed if the Dog does not have relevant papers to prove the breed, (subject to following EKC’s checking procedures) Assistance provided in selecting the best of breeds, breeders, trainers, veterinarians, kennels etc.

  1. Assistance provided in export / import and transportation of Dogs. 
  2. Certification of breeds and pedigree
  3. Training sessions and seminars arranged with international organizations and Dog experts to benefit the members.


Kennels & Clubs:

The membership in EKC will provide the Dog Clubs / Associations & Kennels, with the opportunity to elevate themselves to international standards of boarding and care of Dogs. They can receive guidelines, assistance and support to improve and maintain the quality and standards of organization.

Evaluation and Certification process processes followed by the EKC will benefit them to receive acceptance and trust from their associates and clients.

Their membership will entitle them to participate in Dog Shows / Competitions held locally and internationally.


Organizations & Businesses:

Businesses catering for Dogs & Pets, Veterinary Hospitals & Clinics, Veterinary Products Manufacturers and Suppliers who wanted to join the EKC will be enrolled only after evaluation of their products, businesses or practices, by the EKC’s Governing body.

  1. Members will be listed in EKC’s “Recommended for Members” category.
  2. Veterinarians and Professionals could also be selected to the EKC’s Technical Committee for various purposes.
  3. Evaluation and Certification process processes followed by the EKC will benefit them to receive acceptance and trust from their customers or clients.
  4. They will also benefit from the association with the EKC’s member Network to improve and develop their businesses / Practices further more.