Thordunu Leppatuska's

Elsie and her lovely sisters
bred by Sigurlaug Hauksdottir of
Icelandics in Akureyri, Iceland.  The girls arrived on
December 21, 2005  as you can see the sisters look
so much alike

Thordunu Leppatuska

our "Elsie"

International Champion
National Champion
United Kennel Club Champion

Multiple Best Bitch awards
Multiple Best of Breed awards
Best of Herding group awards and Herding
group placements
Thordunu Syrpa

still lives in Iceland with her breeder  
Sigurlaug Hauksdottir's sister
Thordunu Skrama

had two lovely litters in Iceland  before
she passed away
Thordunu Ausa

lives in Germany with Susanne Schutte of
fra Klettakoti Icelandics

Leira has earned numerous titles
throughout Germany and Europe

International Champion FCI

Dt. Champion VDH

Dt. Champion DCNH

Champion of Luxemburg

Champion of Belgium

Junior Champion VDH

Junior Champion DCNH

VDH Jahrhundertjugendsieger 2006

VDH Bundesjugendsieger 2006

VDH Europasieger 2007

Clubsieger 2007
Sigurlaug Hauksdottir

Elsie's Kennel Mom at Thordunu Kennels.

Silla has also added incredible
Irish Wolfhounds to her family.  

We can't thank her enough for allowing us to care
for her Elsie.
Thordunu Eyja

Elsie's Dam,

We see so much of her in our Elsie and her son
Jolasveinn.  Jolasveinn's daughters Runestone Kyssa
and Kela have inherited her white legs and full white
collar as well as some of her wonderful structure.  We
are so grateful to have her behind our dogs sharing
her structure with future generations here in the United

Check out what these Girls Pups and Grandpups have been up to!
Esja fra Klettakoti

daughter of Thordunu Ausa

Esja is co-owned by
Henni Särkiniemi  and Marianne Trogen of
Kennel Blenmarin of Finland.  At just over a
year she's seen  her first 2  puppy matches
and received a  5th place puppy bitch award
in her first show and a Best Bitch-puppy at
her second show! Go Esja!

To keep up with little Esja's
accomplishments, peek at her peoples

Henni -
Marianne- Kennel Blenmarin
Fox Meadow Jolasveinn

Thordunu Leppatuska's son

Jolasveinn has earned a Best 12-18 month
award at the regional Icelandic Sheepdog
clubs conformation match

Best Bred by Exhibitor Awards at
International Shows

Multiple Best of Male awards

Multiple Best of Breed awards

Multiple Best of Herding Group awards and
group placements

Was a Best In Show Winner October 2009
Runestone Kyssa

Fox Meadow Jolasveinn's daughter
Thordunu Leppatuska's Grandaughter

pictured here at 7 months old

Awarded Best 8 week to 4 month old puppy
at the
AISC's annual Conformation match at 10 weeks

Placed 4th in the AISC's agility fun match in the
no-experience class at 10 weeks old
Kersins Baldur

Handsome Baldur lives in Iceland and is the
son of Thordunu Skrama.   Silla scooped
him up as a pup for herself, he was my
favorite in Skrama's litter too!   I can't wait
to see the pups he will sire