CFD has three types of membership:
- Associate Membership: Open to all persons eighteen years of age or older who support the objects of the Federation.
- Dog Club Membership: Open to all kennel clubs, specialty clubs, obedience clubs, and independent dog associations with a membership of 10 or more which is preferably domiciled in the State of Connecticut and which supports the objects of the Federation.
Either of the above memberships can be upgraded to a Sponsor Membership.
- Sponsor Membership: Open to all professional, commercial, educational and non-profit organizations and/or individuals who support the objects of the Federation.
Applicants and Members must agree to support the objectives of the Connecticut Federation of Dog Clubs and Responsible Dog Owners, Inc., as set forth in the Constitution and By-laws, and to abide by the provisions set forth in the By-laws.