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The Biggest Dog Show in the World

20,000 dogs to come to the World Dog Show

It will be the biggest dog show of the year. And a top-class international competition – entrants to the World Dog Show 2017 will be travelling from over 60 countries to Leipzig. Over 20,000 pedigree dogs are expected on the exhibition grounds “Leipziger Messe” from 8–12 November. Verband für das Deutsche Hundewesen e.V. (VDH, the German Kennel Club) is proud to present this spectacular highlight of the annual canine calendar.

The Finnish Kennel Club and the German Kennel Club agree on cooperation regarding the World Dog Show

The Finnish Kennel Club’s subsidiary company Showlink Oy offers their dog show services and the digital system for entries, dog shows, result service, and recording of results for Germany and the World Dog Show 2017. The Finnish Kennel Club and the German Kennel Club Verband für das Deutsche Hundewesen made a cooperation agreement on 22 December 2016.

The World Dog Show in Germany is to be held on 9–12 November 2017 in Leipzig.

World Dog Show Leipzig 2017

By request of the FCI the VDH (German Kennel Club) agreed to organize the World Dog Show in the time 9th to 12th November 2017 in Leipzig. We are pleased that the FCI has given the VDH the honourable and ambitious task of hosting the World Dog Show 2017. It will be the seventh World Dog Show in Germany (1935, 1956, 1973, 1981, 1991, 2003 and 2017).

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