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Visit the sled-dog kennels in Iceland

Iceland is amongst the exotic destinations for the average traveller. As a tourist, you can find some unusual places of attraction here. If you are a dog lover, you can’t afford to miss out on dog sled kennels of Iceland. Watch the Siberian Huskies pulling sleighs over ice deserts. It’s a great opportunity to meet with the friendliest animals of the region. You can experience your own version of Eight Below in person.

One of the best tours in the country starts from Snow Dogs Unchained Kennel located at farm Heioi. It houses more than twenty sled dogs that are waiting to please. These friendly giants are quite used to visitors. They love every bit of attention. You can take a few snaps with them. You are allowed to do some petting too. It’s a dream come true moment for animal lovers.

Siberian Huskies are mellowed down by nature. They are great with kids. They are one of the most beautiful breed of dogs. Their eye color is a topic of interest in international dog shows. Their thick fur coat and perked ears gives them a foxy look. However they resemble wolves more. When their parent is of top breed, the offspring comes with majestic, extravagant looks.

When you play with the Huskies in this kennel, you learn a thing or two about dog-sledding. You will come to know why Huskies became the perfect breed for sleds. You will get a chance to see the amount of training that happens behind the screens. The dogs are respected so much there. They get plenty of attention and treatment, making them happy on the job. Don’t miss out on such rare opportunities.

There are a few more breeding only kennels in Iceland, you should check out.

  • Sólstorms Labradors: It’s a small family based kennel that focuses on breeding healthy family dogs. They breed all colors and breeds in compliance with FCI standards.

  • Bjarkeyjar Kennel: They have high quality breeds of Boxers and English Cocker Spaniels. They keep it within the authentic English bloodlines.

  • Heljuheims Kennel: It is a Giant schnauzers specialty kennel. They breed dogs for shows and families. They treat these giants as part of the family too.

  • Stekkjardals Labradors: This kennel breeds the best of Labradors in the country. Breeding happens by FCI rules. You can check out the puppies in their official website.

  • Múlaræktun Siberian Huskies: It’s a small family kennel in west of Iceland. They mostly breed Siberian Huskies. They work on breeding dogs with exemplary temperament.

  • Midnaetur Kennel: It is located in Reykjavik, Iceland. They breed FCI registered Huskies. You can check their puppies in official website. They take quality and grace seriously.

  • Brekkukots Shar-Pei: This proud kennel houses some of the AKC, Swedish and Icelandic champions. They breed horse coat and brush coat dogs. All dogs are health screened prior to breeding.

  • Hulduheims-kennel: The kennel houses some top quality Siberian Huskies. These Huskies are also used for sledding. You can check their extensive Huskies gallery on official website.