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The mission of the North American Shetland Sheepbreeders Association is to preserve, promote, and protect the Shetland breed in its full diversity of colors, patterns, and fleece types.

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Spring 2017 NASSA News

by Site Admin on April 1, 2017

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The Spring 2017 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or if you are a current NASSA member without an account for the Online Database site, go to the Membership Info page and click the “… become a Search Site member” link near the bottom of the page to set up your account. You will need to have a valid email address in your NASSA member information in order to set up your account.

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2017 NASSA AGM at The Black Sheep Gathering

by Site Admin on March 8, 2017

The 2017 NASSA Annual General Meeting will be held in conjunction with The Black Sheep Gathering June 23-25 at the Lane County Fairgrounds in Eugene, OR. See the flyer below for more details including the schedule.

2017 NASSA AGM Flyer

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Winter 2017 NASSA News

January 9, 2017
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The Winter 2017 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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Fall 2016 NASSA News

October 18, 2016
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The Fall 2016 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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2016 NASSA AGM

July 15, 2016

The 2016 NASSA AGM will be held Monday August 15th at the Indiana State Fair. Please see the following document for details and a registration form: 2016 NASSA AGM

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Summer 2016 NASSA News

July 3, 2016
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The Summer 2016 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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Spring 2016 NASSA News

April 3, 2016
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The Spring 2016 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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Winter 2016 NASSA News

January 1, 2016
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The Winter 2016 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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Fall 2015 NASSA News

November 24, 2015
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The Fall 2015 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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Summer 2015 NASSA News

July 7, 2015
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The Summer 2015 issue of NASSA News is now available to download from the Members Area of the Online Database website. If you are a NASSA member and have already set up your Members Area account, go to the NASSA News page and log in to see the link for downloading the latest issue. Or [...]

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