Chronology of the main events in the history of CLUBE PORTUGUÊS DE CANICULTURA
Founding of the CLUBE DOS CAÇADORES PORTUGUESES (PORTUGUESE HUNTERS CLUB).
King Carlos I of Portugal grants the Portuguese Hunters Club a Royal title through an endorsed charter.
The 1st INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW is organized in Lisbon by members of the Portuguese Hunters Club.
Foundation of the CYNOLOGICAL SECTION of the PORTUGUESE HUNTERS CLUB.
The Cynological Section of the Portuguese Hunters Club is approved as a federated member of the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI).
Foundation of the L.O.P. - LIVRO DE ORIGENS PORTUGUÊS (PORTUGUESE STUD BOOK).
An official agreement is signed with THE KENNEL CLUB, attributing a “representative” entitlement to the Cynological Section of the Portuguese Hunters Club.
The President of the Portuguese Republic, Marechal Craveiro Lopes, Grand Master of the Portuguese Orders, grants the CPC with the title of GREAT OFFICIAL OF THE AGRICULTURAL MERIT ORDER.
The Cynological Section adopts the name CLUBE PORTUGUÊS DE CANICULTURA - CPC (PORTUGUESE KENNEL CLUB) with a new regulation submitted by Ministerial Order.
The CPC organizes the FCI GENERAL ASSEMBLY, held in Estoril, Lisbon.
The CPC is restructured, with a new Regulation declared by Ministerial Order.
The Cynological Section, through its members, establishes the foundation of the CLUBE PORTUGUÊS DE CANICULTURA – CPC, under its own statute.
The CPC celebrates 60 years of organized Cynology in Portugal.
The Portuguese Hunters Club adopts by public deed the name CLUBE PORTUGUÊS DE CANICULTURA, as an entity with individual Bylaws.
The CPC organizes the EUROPEAN DOG SHOW.
The CPC organizes the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF HUNTING DOGS.
After 93 years of activity in a rented location, the Board of Directors of the CPC acquires a building in Lisbon and transfers the administrative services of the CPC to its new premises. The new administrative services of the CPC were officially inaugurated on the 9th of November.
The CPC organizes the WORLD DOG SHOW and the FCI General Assembly, as well as the OBEDIENCE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP and the AGILITY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. The CPC obtains from the Portuguese government, the official status of legal body of public interest.
Meeting of the FCI Exhibition and Judging Commissions, in Algarve.
The CPC organizes the MONDIORING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. The CPC joins the MEDITERRANEAN UNION of the FCI as an official member.
Organization of the MEDITERRANEAN DOG SHOW in Lisbon.
The CPC organizes the PORTUGUESE WATER DOG INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS in Pedras del Rey, Algarve, with the main theme: “One breed, one dog”.
FCI Executive Committee Meeting, in Lisbon.
The official presentation of the edition of the new BOOK of PORTUGUESE DOG BREEDS is held in Lisbon. The CPC establishes an agreement with the RSCE (Spanish Kennel Club) in the creation of the IBERIAN CONFORMATION CHAMPIONSHIP.
Organization of the 2nd MEDITERRANEAN DOG SHOW in Oporto.
Working Group for Restructuring the FCI Meeting, in Lisbon.
The meetings of the FCI Shows & Show Judges Commissions are held in the Algarve. Creation of a historic “inter pairs” agreement between the Portuguese, Spanish, French and Italian National Canine Organizations, which led to the creation of the ACL – ALIANÇA CANINA LATINA (LATIN CANINE ALLIANCE).
Organization of the 1st LATIN WINNER DOG SHOW is held in Oporto. Meeting of the Standards & Scientific Commissions in Lisbon
Organization of the 2nd LATIN WINNER DOG SHOW is held in Oporto. The FCI homologates the INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION to the breed CÃO DE GADO TRANSMONTANO (TRANSMONTANO MASTIFF).
The 3rd LATIN WINNER DOG SHOW is held in Santarém.
The CPC becomes a member of the UNESCO network of Associations and Clubs.