If you are considering getting a Shiba Inu, you'll want to check out the incredible book "The Complete Guide to the Shiba Inu". It's written in an easy-to-understand way but still has the expert knowledge to help any new owner successfully raise their Shiba Inu from puppy to old-age. It's widely available, so pick up a copy if you see one, or click here to grab one on Amazon.
Known for their cat-like agility and lively personality, the Shiba Inu is one of Japan’s native breeds. They were originally bred to hunt small game and birds. The Shiba Inu has a very distinct personality – they are fiery and bold while also intelligent and strong-willed. Their strong-willed nature can translate to stubbornness when training, though. They tend to be freethinking and will need early and consistent training. Early socialization will help with their tendencies to be possessive with their toys, food, etc. The Shiba Inu is, however, a great family dog and will get along great with children if socialized properly. They tend to be a bit weary of other dogs and animals, though, so early socialization is necessary. This loving and loyal breed will make a great addition to any family!
If you can't find the right Shiba Inu Rescue that you’re searching for in your state, check below the listings for links to other Rescues in nearby states who may have exactly what you are looking for.
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Shiba Inu Rescues in the USA
|Colorado Shiba Inu Rescue||Eastlake||CO||(719) 332-4717|||
|DC Shiba Inu Rescue -DC SIR-||Washington||DC|||
|Midwest Shiba Inu Rescue -MSIR-||Gurnee||IL||(630) 225-5046|||
|Northern California Shiba Inu Rescue||San Jose||CA||(408) 347-0470|||
|Northern Nevada Shiba Rescue||Reno||NV||(775) 771-8523|||
|NW Shibas4Life Rescue -NWSR-||Beavercreek||OR||(503) 358-1068|||
|NYC Shiba Rescue -NYCSR-||New York||NY||(917) 591-3408|||
|Safe Harbor Animal Rescue||Vermilion||OH||(440) 670-7070|||
|Saving Shibas Inc.||Los Alamitos||CA|||
|Shiba Inu Rescue of Florida -SIRF-||Fort Lauderdale||FL||(754) 444-7473|||
|Shiba Inu Rescue of Texas, Inc. -SIRTx-||Austin||TX|||
|Shiba Rescue of New Jersey||Toms River||NJ|||
|Southern California Shiba Inu Rescue, Inc.||Encino||CA|||
|Tri-State Shiba Inu Rescue||Moscow||OH||(513) 876-2864|||
|Songdog Rescue, Inc||Ashland||OR|||
|Harnessed to Hope Northern Breed Rescue||PA||(866) 657-3728|||
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We sincerely hope that this site will help you find the perfect dog to rescue near you. However, please keep in mind that while we have the utmost trust in every organization listed here, we cannot personally vouch for any individual group we have listed, or for the experience you will have with a dog you adopt from them. We strongly encourage you to research each organizations independently before deciding the adopt from them, as well as thoroughly preparing yourself, your family, and your home for the arrival of your new dog.