Farewell to Kashi

One of our 2011 foster dogs, Kashi was a friendly, happy girl who loved to cuddle, meet people and chase the beam from a flashlight. Jaw cancer took her much too soon from her loving adoptive family.

Happy Holidays from Gary

Gary was adopted in 2011 and went to see Santa. He wishes all of you and all of our shibas a happy holidays and hopes their Christmas wishes come true!

Alumni Update for Emi (FKA Goo Goo)

An update for Emi, formerly named Goo Goo, one of our alumni shibas from the NJ-22 group.

Alumni Updates for Nami, Ginger, and Gigi

Michele and Steve, two of our NYCSR volunteers, recently told us how their pups have been doing. They adopted 3 from NYCSR and have 2 other inus. It’s a furry furry loving house! Nami was our first foster for NYCSR back in June of 2007. He’s come a long way from his scared, skittish days. […]

Alumni Shiba – Gary

We recently received a bunch of pictures of Gary with his furever family. He’s become the love of their life. He’s having a lot of great adventures and receiving a ton of love. We’re very happy and love these happy tails.

Funds Needed for Our 10 of the NJ 22

Most of our supporters, donors and volunteers have been reading all about the NJ 22. On October 12 of this year, NYCSR aided in the rescue of 22 Shiba Inu from a hoarding situation in NJ. Ten of those 22 Shibas came into foster care with NYCSR. Our first post about the rescue is here. […]

Snow White’s Thanksgiving Update

Snow White is now 17 lbs and is improving day by day with learning to be housebroken. Her foster family told us that she’s become a very energetic, playful, and sweet girl in the time they have had her and she’s opened up. When she’s goes for walks she gets very happy and loves it […]

Introducing Dakota

Dakota is a 1 year old, tri-color, female shiba who is from the NJ 22 gang. She’s won over her foster family and is on her way to having a forever home! Sometimes it just happens. Our fosters fall for their shibas and keep them. It’s hard to resist and Dakota is a sweetheart. She’s […]

Introducing Kissy

Meet our darling tri-colored female Shiba named Kissy!

Introducing Goo Goo

A quick introduction to an adorable, young female Shiba named Goo Goo.

Introducing Snow White

Snow white is a cute, silly, 5 month old female cream shiba who is affectionate, curious, and is having a ball playing with her foster brother who is also a shiba. She was born in June and weighs about 12 lbs. Her foster family has told us that Snow White is friendly with everyone and […]

Introducing NYCSR’s 10 of the “NJ 22”

Read the story and see photos of the rescue of the “NJ 22” Shiba Inu.

Update for Cleo

Cleo’s foster parents let us know that she’s doing great and no longer cries or barks when left alone. She’s used to her crate and it seems her separation anxiety has diminished. The one small concern they have is that she seems to be very itchy and may have a small skin allergy developing. However, […]

Update for Remi!!

Sir Remington has just turned 14 months old and met with his cardiologist for his 1 year echo-cardiogram. The test reflects that the hole in Remi’s heart is still there, but it has not increased in size. His heart is very strong which is evident by the amount of love that he has for his […]

Connie update

Here is a wonderful update from Connie’s foster family: We spent part of Saturday a couple of weeks ago in New Jersey and Connie had a great time running around in the fenced garden and playing fetch. We gave her a bath, and she didn’t mind at all – even waiting until we’d stepped away […]

Update for Kobe San

Kobe San has come a long way since coming into foster care with NYCSR. His foster Mom says that Kobe San has successfully graduated from a slip collar to a harness. He was not liking the harness at first and would run and hide, but with treats and reassurance, Kobe San is now comfortable in […]

Introducing Cleo

Cleo is a 1 yr old female shiba who came to us from a veterinary clinic in Staten Island. She’s a friendly, cuddly girl who is curious of the world around her and likes to play. She’s good with dogs on the street she’s met and at the dog park. When Cleo is home in […]

September update for Kobe

Kobe is doing very well since arriving at his new foster home. He’s settled in quite nicely and is a ball of energy. He is a little shy at first, but goes to people a little quicker now. Kobe seems to love young children though not exposed to them a lot. Kobe has found his […]

Update for Missy (now Dixie)

Missy has been having fun with her foster family. We’ve been told that she’s sweet and playful and likes to run around the yard. Missy is also getting along really well with the other dogs in the house. Missy didn’t respond to her name so her foster tried a few other names that rhymed with […]

August Update for Remington!

Remington has truly grown up to be a big boy. At 13 months, Remi is tall for a Shiba standing about 19.5″ at his withers and weighs 34.5 pounds. Over the past year, Remi has had his share of health issues, but he never let them stop him. He has been diagnosed with Diabetes Insipidus, […]