| The Swedish Vallhund is believed to have been a Viking dog. Swedish Vallhunds resemble, and may be related to, Welsh Corgis. 2008 was the first year the Swedish Vallhund competed in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Swedish Vallhunds are quite rare and would have become extinct in the forties were it not for the efforts of Bjorn von Rosen and Karl-Gustaf Zettersten of Sweden. Vallhund means herding dog.
Swedish Vallhund Rescue
Iowa Animal Rescue
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Greene County - Paton, IA 50217
Animal Protection & Education 515-460-SPAY
Jefferson County - Fairfield, Iowa 52556
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation 641-472-6080
Muscatine County - Muscatine, IA 52761
SNAP (Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets) 563-264-2370
Scott County - Davenport, IA 52806
Humane Society of Scott County 563-388-6655
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or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
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