We are excited to share how Hiro is thriving in his foster-to-adopt home with this short update sent by his family: Hiro had his vet appointment and he did really well. He is 30 pounds, got his distemper and lyme shots. He goes back on Mid-November for his boosters. These are Hiro’s newest favorite spots: […]
We received this update from Takashi’s fosters: Takashi is a great, adorable pup. Though he gets into trouble sometimes, he is impossible to not forgive. He is very affectionate and follows basic commands such as sit, down, stay, and go very well (his patience when we tell him to stay [most of the time] always […]
Hiro is a 5 year old neutered Shiba Inu. Hiro started out in questionable situation, living with an elderly woman, he was crated a lot, not exercised well and not vetted. When his first owner passed he was adopted by another family, who when an ambulance came to the house, Hero bolted out the door […]
We received the following update from Kenzo’s foster family: Kenzo has some very good Shiba qualities and some very challenging Shiba qualities. He needs a strong, consistent leader who has time to work with him and bring out those good qualities more often. On the one hand, he is extremely intelligent and highly trainable. He […]
This cute boy is Takashi, a stray who found himself at the Manhattan AC&C. He was listed as 4 yrs old, but may be younger. He is sweet and loved being petted so much that when evaluated he almost fell over as he leaned in for more pets! He has had some training, knowing commands […]
This cute boy is one year old Suko. Suko is sweet and full of energy. He is in need of both leash and crate training and would benefit from an established daily routine. He lived with a young child and doing ok with the Shibas in his foster home. We are looking forward to publishing […]
Guero is just shy of his second birthday. Guero loves people and children and would probably be best suited for an active family because he LOVES playing ball and going on long walks….really anything that resembles play is great with Guero. He is a very affectionate dog and loves to be with his person/people. Guero […]
Bandit was transported to a foster home on Apr 18th from Staten Island AC&C. Bandit is 7 yrs old and a Shiba mix. He found himself at AC&C after the death of his owner. He likes being petted and playing with toys and is OK with dogs. Hopefully we will soon know more about this […]
When I read Akira’s foster family’s initial status report for him, it sounds like he is treating his foster home like a wilderness where he is the king. Akira likes to perch on top of the couch to watch the activities outdoor during the day and retreat to his cave under the bed at night […]
This handsome boy is 2 1/2 yr old Max who was surrendered to a NH shelter because his human was ill. Max is used to taking over so his foster mom has been quick to set boundaries with him as has his new kitty brother and he has been introduced to his Shiba sister. Max […]
Kenzo is a 1 1/2 yr old sesame shiba who was joined NYCSR on Mar 29. Kenzo is a sweet boy who is enjoying having 2 girls to play fetch with in his new home. He’s already gotten to meet many of the neighbors on his walks around the neighborhood. We can’t wait to learn […]
Allow us to introduce you to a 16 yr old Shiba mix named Snowball. Snowball has some arthritis but does very well for his senior age. He tends to prefer the company of other animals over humans but will allow petting as long as not from his front.
This is Akira, a 9 1/2 yrs old “redhead” Shiba. He lived with 2 young children which he was tolerant of and has been ok around dogs that he knows. He was also ok with his human grandparents’ cat. He may bark at first until he feels comfortable around new people and will then allow […]
Hubby is a social butterfly that doesn’t like to be left alone. He loves meeting new people and being around fellow canine friends but is known to snore at night.
Snowflake is a 3 yr old male Shiba who was picked up as a stray and taken to Brooklyn AC&C. He’s been with NYCSR for about a week now.
We’ve learned so much about Hubby since he was placed into his caring foster home and can’t wait to share this update with you!
Sammy has been in his foster home for almost a month now and his foster family shared a great deal about his personality. During this time, Sammy also went for his first vet visit for a general check up and updates on his vaccinations. He has some loss of fur from his hind legs from flea […]
Bolt is a sweet 10 week old creamie boy who already loves to play and give lots of kisses.
A short and sweet update for Mojo!
Sammy was surrendered to Staten Island AC&C along with 3 other dogs due to his owners moving. Sammy is friendly and has already rolled over for a belly rub from his foster person.