Introducing Roxie

Roxie will be 1 year old on January 8, 2013 and she has one birthday wish: to find a forever home. Roxie came to us from a good home where she was crate-trained, loved, and had a lot of fun but the older dog in the house did not like having a young puppy romping […]

Alumni Update: Takeshi

Takeshi’s new family sent us an email recently about how things have been since he joined them. They survived the power outage from the storm in November, but Takeshi didn’t like it too much. They had to take the stairs up to their apartment since the elevator was out to the 9th floor. The dog […]

Update for Persephone

We got a wonderful update on how Persephone is doing from her foster family: Persephone is really affectionate now that she’s been with us for a while. She loves sleeping next to us and will even sit on your lap if you put her there (usually, it sometimes depends on her mood!) She is still […]

Sophie’s November Update

There have been many supporters of our rescue looking to adopt Sophie and we want to give you an update! She is currently going through our mandatory 14 day evaluation period and is thriving under their care! She also needs to visit the vet to make sure that she is healthy, spayed, and current on […]

Introducing Sophie

Meet 2 yr old Sophie! She was a stray who was found by a shelter in Pennsylvania. When the shelter contacted the owners, they released her to shelter. She is said to have lived with a family that had children. Sophie is sweet, friendly and extremely active and would love to have the chance to […]

Persephone’s Update

Persephone is doing well but she had to start taking Temaril again due to some itching that her fosters noticed recently. It seems she may have allergies. Her skin and coat look a lot better since she’s started the medication and has stopped scratching and licking/chewing her paws. Her foster family says that she’s so […]

Introducing Callie

Say hello to Callie, a beautiful 16 lbs, 2 year old female, who is being fostered by Michele and Steve. She’s a loving and friendly dog who has adjusted very well to her foster home, which came with several other dogs for her to play with. Callie is curious, good with children, and friendly with […]

Logan’s September Update

Logan is a very sweet Shiba with a puppy-like disposition. He is very curious and will pull you all around the neighborhood on walks so that he can sniff everything. He enjoys meeting new people and trying to play with cats!

September Update for Takeshi

Takeshi is adjusting well to his foster home. He’s friendly, affectionate, and vocal. When he first meets a new person in the house, he barks but after a few minutes he nudges them and bugs them to give him some love. Takeshi also barks when he’s excited or has to go out. His foster family […]

August Update for Nicky

Nicky has been doing great. She’s very affectionate, loves her foster family, and is playful but also very laid back. Her foster family told us Nicky is often a sleepy dog and likes to settle down on a soft bed or place around the house to catch a nap. Nicky still doesn’t care for other […]

Introducing Takeshi!

Takeshi is a very friendly and inquisitive 1 yr old male Shiba who is looking for his forever home. He lived with another dog and a young child before coming to us. He’s used to a family and is a very cuddly, fuzzy guy. He likes to play fetch and is crate trained. From what […]

Persephone’s July Update

Persephone has made an incredible amount of progress in just one month! With her medical issues behind her, Persephone’s true personality has emerged and she is more beautiful than ever before.

Introducing Logan!

Logan who is 1 1/2 yrs is our newest foster and was found as a stray in an empty building. He was taken to Morris Animal Refuge in Philadelphia PA. He likes to snuggle and give kisses and seems to like being around people. The shelter staff noticed that Logan shows hesitation when meeting men. […]

Introducing Max

Meet Max, our newest foster Shiba. At just two years old, he is a well mannered pup at home though learning to explore the world outside his foster home with contained excitement. His young energy keeps his foster family busy but he makes up for it by cuddling with his foster mom.

Update for Rounder / Henry

Rounder’s foster mom let us know that he’s doing VERY well in their new home. They moved recently to some new digs. He’s adjusted to being called Henry and seems to like his new name a lot as well as his new life. Henry runs around the backyard and trots down the stairs and around […]

Introducing Bronx

Bronx is a 7 month old red sesame Shiba. He is extremely sweet and playful. He knows the sit command but is still learning other commands and proper leash walking. He has been well socialized with other animals and enjoys playing and meeting other dogs as well as humans! He gives lots of kisses and […]

Alumni Update for Remy

A short and sweet update for our alumnus Remy!

Persephone’s June Update

A fantastic June update for our petite goddess Shiba named Persephone.

Alumni Update for Freddie (FKA Freckles)

An alumni update for Freddie, a former foster Shiba under the name of Freckles from the NJ-22 group. He is thriving in his new forever home and his owners have provided a wonderful update and photos of Freddie in his new home!

Introducing Shigure

Shigure is a 2 year old sesame Shiba who was found as a stray in Maryland. When he came into NYCSR’s care, he had kennel cough and his left rear leg was broken in two places. Despite being in pain, Shigure is a very sweet boy who gives kisses and loves attention. He is a […]