The Icelandic Sheepdog Association of America, Inc.
A Purebreed Dog Club
The ISAA is the only AKC recognized parent club for the ISD and the only USA partner
club for the Icelandic Sheepdog International Cooperation (ISIC).  
Welcomes You!
The ISAA Mission Statement

The Icelandic Sheepdog Association of America (I.S.A.A.) is organized for the expressed purpose of
promoting and preserving the welfare of the Icelandic Sheepdog in America.
Towards this end, the ISAA is dedicated to serving the best interest of the Icelandic Sheepdog through
increasing public awareness, establishing a resource network, and promoting proper husbandry and
breeding practices of the Icelandic Sheepdog in America.
ISAA Logo Use:

Authorized Use:
Individual club members, in good standing, may use the ISAA logo for
promoting the ISAA and for providing information about the ISAA.
Examples:  Informational link on a website or a use that is for the purposes of description and

Unauthorized Use: Individual use for implied endorsement, commercial or for-profit purposes.
Examples: Breeder business card or personal advertisement

In Memory of Sigridur Pettursdottir

Thank you for your contribution to the Icelandic Sheepdog.
Sigridur at the first show in Iceland, in a
greenhouse called Eden in the town
Hveragerði, 1973. Judge: Mrs Jean
Lanning (UK). Kolur frá Ólafsvellir
(Stud book nr. 1) was BIS. Owner:
Sigridur Petursdóttir
On January 1st 2008 the president of
Iceland, Mr Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson
invested Sigridur with the Order of the
Falcon (first order the Knight's Cross)
for her effort in saving the Icelandic
Sheepdog from extinction. The picture
was taken on that day at her home at
To learn more about Sigridur see:

Sigridur on Icelandic Sheepdogs:

See AKC Breed Column March 2011 located on this page:

See Organized Breeding section on this page:

And shared memories: