ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

ICELANDIC SHEEPDOG

Picture of a icelandic sheepdog
LIFE SPAN: 10-12 years
Breed Name: Icelandic Sheepdog
Group: Herding Dog
Origin: Iceland
Chien De Berger Islandais, Islandhund, Perro De Pastor Islandes

HISTORY

Efforts by Icelandic and international breeders have increased the numbers, particularly in Iceland, where this working breed has become newly popular as a family companion. The Icelandic Sheepdog was recognized by United Kennel Club on January 20, 1996.