About Us

Saskatoon Area Shetland Sheepdog Association (SASSA) was formed in 1983, and since then has been dedicated to the health and stability of the Shetland Sheepdog. We foster breeding of purebred Shelties of sound health, temperament, conformation and ability. Our members are breeders, owners, trainers, judges, handlers and enthusiasts of this amazing breed. Our dogs are accomplished and titled in conformation, agility, flyball, tracking/scent work, herding, Rally-O, obedience, and therapy dog, as well as being treasured family pets! We are dedicated to promoting responsible dog ownership and providing educational opportunities for fellow canine caretakers.