Bombay Presidency Kennel Club (BPKC), the sole body for all canine affairs, was established in 1924 at Mumbai
. It acts as the regional body of the Kennel Club of India
(KCI), to cater the needs of the dog owners in the western part of India.
The main objective of the club is to promote pure blood line dogs and encourage breeding and rearing of dogs. It also helps in processing applications for importing dogs, dog registrations, litter registrations, dog transfers and other certificates of canine interests.
BPKC conducts annual dog shows, which attract lots of participants from all over India. Memberships are open to all with no restrictions.