Mission Statement

IFDCO's mission is to provide information and education to kennel clubs in Illinois and their members, dog owners, rescue community, and elected officials so that legislation and regulation will promote the health and well-being, appropriate care of all dogs, protect the rights and responsibilities of dog owners and breeders, and support responsible dog ownership.







Illinois Federation of 
Dog Clubs and Owners:
Defending Dog Ownership
Officers:

President:   Steve Hayden 
Vice-President:   Michele Kasten   
Recording Secretary: Cynthia Nichols 
Corresponding Secretary:  Barbara Murphy
Treasurer:   Lisa Hills  
Board of Directors:

North:         Rick Wegner 
North:         Sharon Langlotz-Johnson  
South:        Mary Jo Trimble     
East:          Jean Fisher  
West:         Janet Liesen
 

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