The International Partnership for Dogs is based on and promotes co-operation and collaboration.
Our Partners are Organizations. Our membership structure - excerpted from our Statutes is:
Founding Partner: The national Kennel Clubs of Sweden, Finland, France, Germany, Norway, as well as the Kennel Club (UK), the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (USA) and the Agria Animal Insurance-Swedish Kennel Club Research Fund.
Initiating Patron: Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI).
Initiating Partner: Initiator to the establishment of IPFD. Will include stakeholders who make a commitment to the organisation and/or provide funds by January 2015 and agree to ongoing support/payment of dues, as defined by the Board. (extended to end November 2015)
Member: Stakeholder organization or individual that supports IPFD with financial or other contributions, as defined by the Board.
Voting Member: Designated by the Board from any membership category. In order to qualify for designation as a Voting Member, an organization or individual must have demonstrated their participation in the dog community and a commitment to dog health and well-being.
Sponsor: open to companies, organizations and other associations which support IPFD financially or in any other way but do not qualify or wish to be a member of the IPFD.
Donor: Private organizations, individuals and public institutions who support IPFD financially or in any other way but do not qualify or wish to be a member of the IPFD.
Learn more in our Partners and Sponsors database.
Several of our Partners maintain Blogs where they post news on their projects and initiatives. Including:
Finnish Kennel Club News
The Swedish Kennel Club
Our IPFD CEO
Our IPFD Board
And, throughout the website you will find articles contributed by our Partners, Collaborators and Sponsors.