| Shelties are descended from Collies crossed with a now extinct small breed called the Icelandic Yakkin. The Sheltie is the sixth most intelligent dog breed. The first Sheltie recognized by the British Kennel Club was named Badenock Rose. Shetland Sheepdogs are very rare in Shetland.
Shetland Sheepdog Rescue
Nebraska Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Nemeha County - Auburn 68305
Hearts United for Animals 402-274-3679
Gage County - Beatrice, NE 68310
Beatrice Humane Society 402-228-9100
Lincoln County - North Platte 69103
Paws-itive Partners Humane Society 308-650-7297
If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.