Ms. Brandywine

Brandy, a 16 year old, wooly Shiba Inu came into NYCSR on November 22, 2009. She had been dumped in a shelter by a family member after her owner passed away. (The person who left her actually brought her in to be euthanized, but the shelter staff convinced her to surrender ownership of Brandy instead.) […]

An Update on Bella (one of our alumni shibas)

Bella found a great forever home and recently they sent us an update. She’s in love with winter and romps around in the snow with great energy and excitement. She’s also taken to sleeping on the bed and will nudge her owners to move so she has more room. They adore her and told us […]

Lucy and Sketch

Lucy and Sketch aka Diamond are loving their forever home! Michele was able to go visit them a few weeks ago and see these two special dogs.

NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. Announces That Ginger is Going Home!

New York, NY – October 15, 2009 – NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. (NYCSR), a volunteer group dedicated to the rescue of Shiba Inu breed dogs in the NY metropolitan area, today announced that our veteran foster dog, Ginger, was finally adopted on October 2, 2009.  After one and a half years and four different foster […]

NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. Announces That Lucy and Casper are Going Home!

New York, NY – October 11, 2009 – NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. (NYCSR), a volunteer group dedicated to the rescue of Shiba Inu breed dogs in the NY metropolitan area, today announced the adoption of the cream twins, Lucy Rose and Casper, on October 3, 2009. Lucy and Casper were actually brother and sister for […]

NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. Announces That Kitsuni is Going Home!

New York, NY – October 9, 2009 – NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. (NYCSR), a volunteer group dedicated to the rescue of Shiba Inu breed dogs in the NY metropolitan area, today announced that the coolest Shiba on the block, Kitsuni, was adopted on September 26, 2009.  One of the calmest, most aloof and independent Shibas […]

Little Chopstix’s Sept Update

Chopstix is a lovable dog and has a personality that you fall in love with immediately upon meeting her. Her foster mom Jenn has been taking great care of her and Choppy hangs out with a pack of shibas and is living a life of luxury. She’s a lap dog and is friendly and sweet. […]

September Update for Lucy

Lucy is doing very well. There has been no sign of her cancer returning. She continues to take some medication to help prevent it from returning. Lucy is due in October for her vaccinations and blood work. She has not lost or gained any weight and her coat continues to be very soft and plush. […]

Miyuki Goes Home!

New York, NY – September 15, 2009 – NYC Shiba Rescue, Inc. (NYCSR), a volunteer group dedicated to the rescue of Shiba Inu breed dogs in the NY metropolitan area, today announced the adoption of our little furball of energy with the non stop tail, Miyuki, on September 13th.  One of the happiest, fun loving […]

Update for Bella / Kitsuni

Bella’s allergies have been the most under control they’ve ever been since her foster family has had her in their care. She’s still limping and the vet believes it may be an old injury that bothers her from time to time. She’s on Rimadyl and we will see if that helps. Her personality hasn’t changed […]

The latest on Ginger

Ginger is doing well and had a great summer with her foster mom, Molly. She went on a trip to Ithaca NY and has been improving with the separation anxiety issues. She’s much better now about being left alone in the house and loves to hang out in Molly’s bedroom to nap. Ginger would be […]

Introducing Miyuki

Miyuki is a 3 yr old shiba inu who was found in Long Island and was in the local town shelter. She’s extremely friendly and gave our evaluator her belly and loved the attention! We believe she had a home given her overall sweet disposition. Miyuki is being fostered by Michele and her family and […]

The Latest News on Lucy

Lucy has really come out of her shell in the past month. According to her foster mom, Michele, she’s become much more spunky and bold. Lucy has also taken to sleeping on the bed at night and is more cuddly and sweet. Sometimes Lucy tenses and can be aggressive with food, but the moment she’s […]

Update on Chopstix

Chopstix, also known as Choppy is wonderful! Her coat is thinner than most Shibas probably because of the Beagle mix. Her foster mom, Jenn, has been giving her Salmon oil and vitamins and her coat has improved — much softer and shinier and she is now shedding. She probably doesn’t blow coat like shibas, but […]

Ginger’s update for July

Ginger has lost a little weight, it may be due to the summer as dogs and cats don’t burn energy as much as they do during the winter. She also doesn’t eat as much food as she did before. Her foster mom, Molly, told us that Ginger is like velcro and likes to be in […]

Kitsuni’s July update

Kitsuni aka Bella has been spayed and healed up nicely. She’s shed most of her winter coat and has a nice summer coat and is doing well. Since the surgery she’s been a little more reserved and has taken to hanging out under the bed. She’s also quieter and more reserved around people. It may […]

Update on Ruby and her forever home

Ruby’s been doing very well in her forever home. Her owners let us know that she’s adjusted and has traveled with them and loves riding in car. She also likes to pretend she’s driving by sitting on their lap in the front seat and watching the world go by. Ruby has also found her sleeping […]

Chopstix’s Update

Chopstix’s foster mom, Jenn, told us recently that things are going well. It seems that Choppy may have allergies as she does tear more than her other dogs and has some stains on her face from it. Chopstix also has dew claws, which are the little “extra” toe that some dogs are born with. Her […]

Update on Lucy Rose

Lucy is all healed from her surgery. The oncologist believes the cancer won’t come back, although there is always a slim chance. She prescribed an anti-inflammatory for Lucy to take for 6 months. This will help fight off any cancer inflammation that may pop up. Lucy has become more playful and she is very comfortable […]

Introducing Chopstix!

“Choppy” is a tiny 7 yr old Shiba/Beagle mix weighing in at about only 18 pounds. She is such a sweetie! SO affectionate and well behaved. Chopstix has never been raised around dogs, but on the first night in her foster home she has already made friends with her foster brother and sister. Choppy is […]