Information about Icelandic Sheepdog

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Icelandic Sheepdog

The Icelandic sheepdog is a breed of dog of spitz type originating from the dogs brought to Iceland by the Vikings. It is of similar type to the Norwegian Buhund and to the ancestor of the modern Shetland sheepdog and Welsh corgi.

  • Hypoallergenic: No
  • Life span: 12 to 15 years
  • Origin: Iceland
  • Higher classification: Dog
  • Temperament: Agile, Alert, Energetic, Cheerful, Hardy, Inquisitive
  • Colors: Black & White, White & Cream, Chocolate & White, Fawn & White, Gold & White, Gray & White