Introduction This is 3 yr old Max who found himself at Brooklyn ACC. Max should not be placed with young children and prefers to be the only dog. Upon first meeting someone new he is fearful but after about 15 minutes he’s asking to have his butt rubbed! Max will need a home that is […]


Introduction Bubba is a friendly 4 year old boy. Bubba is selective with his doggy friends and will chase cats. He is good with children who are dog savvy. Bubba is a fairly calm Shiba who enjoys being petted and going for car rides. Written by JD Read Bubba’s profile and if you are a […]

Rou Rou

Introduction RouRou is a friendly 3 1/2 year old male Shiba who likes to chase tennis balls. He is not fond of other animals and it is unknown how he responds to children. Written by JD Read RouRou’s profile and if you are a good match, submit an application to Adopt RouRou


Introducing Nilla This sweet 15 lb girl is 7 year old Nilla. Nilla is not comfortable around other dogs but she did live with children in her previous home. When she first meets you, Nilla tends to be shy but after she feels comfortable she enjoys contact. Written by JD Read Nilla’s profile and if […]


Meet Ali (Mohammad Ali) This is 7 year old Ali. Ali loves to play fetch with his toys but then delights in playing “keep away”. Ali did well around the owner’s grandchildren and is also good with most dogs but it’s not known how he is with cats. He is not fond of thunder or […]


Say Hello To Chico Three year old Chico appears to be a Shiba Puggle mix who found himself at ACC. Chico is super friendly, good with cats and prefers dogs his size or larger. Children in the home should be older than 5 years. Chico does have seizures which we’ve been working with a vet […]


This is Nala Two year old Nala was transported to her foster home last month. Nala is weary of meeting new people, especially men and children. She is also good at escaping. Nala loves playing with tennis balls and is not good around cats. Written by JD Adopt Nala


Introducing Teddy Teddy was in foster care through SIRF (Shiba Inu Rescue of Florida) when his foster family needed to quickly evacuate to NJ due to Hurricane Irma. In order to help, we have taken Teddy in as one of our fosters. Teddy needs to be with a Shiba savvy person. He is a super […]


Introducing Tequilla This spunky girl is 12 yr old Tequila. She was surrendered to a shelter because her owner was having difficulty affording her care. Don’t let her age fool you. Tequila is playful, affectionate and loves to eat! Written by JD Adopt Tequilla


Say Hello to Maddox Maddox (Maddie) will be 10 years old in October. He is friendly but not happy to be around children or animals. He loves going for walks and playing with balls and stuffed squeaky toys. He does have food allergies which are controlled by eating a grain free & fish dog food. […]

Ginger and Oliver

Ginger and Oliver In August Oliver & Ginger were brought into NYCSR. Rocker is now about 7 months old. He was very scared after being abandoned, tied to a rocking chair. He needs patience to help overcome his fear. He does like being around other dogs, especially playing with Ginger. Friendly Ginger is 3 years […]


Here’s Roxie! This adorable 8 lb Shiba mix is 2 year old Roxie. Roxie came to NYCSR from the York SPCA where she wanted to play with the goats in the next run. She does well with dogs and cats and has met the horses at her foster home. Roxie would do best in a […]


We have a Jynx This little eleven pound senior is Jynx. At 15, this girl found herself at a PA shelter when her owners moved. Jynx is blind and may also be deaf. She is missing fur which may be the result of a food allergy and is being started on a grain free food. […]


Chino is now with NYCSR Eleven year old Chino is in a foster to adopt home after being surrendered to Manhattan ACC when his owner became ill. Check later for more information on this sweet boy. Written by JD Chino is in a foster to adopt home. We are NOT accepting applications to adopt him.


Meet Bandit This 1 1/2 year old sesame cutie is Bandit. Bandit loves attention, playing with his toys and prefers dogs his own size or smaller. It is being determined if Bandit exhibits resource guarding as well as food aggression. An experienced Shiba home is required and any children should be at least teenagers. Written […]


Welcome Rocket! This smiley sesame Shiba is 2 year old Rocket. Rocket loves playing ball and giving kisses and was happy to meet the Shibas in his foster home. It has been reported that Rocket has had seizures in the past; we will know more after he’s been checked by one of our vets. Rocket […]

Meet MJ

MJ is a happy 2 year old boy who loves attention and belly rubs and is always ready for playtime. In his previous home he lived with children and also a cat whom he liked to play with. His foster home will be working on some basic training and we will update his progress soon. […]

This Is Horton

This senior boy is Horton. Horton, a stray Shiba mix, found himself at Manhattan AC&C. When he was taken out of his kennel, he started wagging his tail and enjoyed being scratched. He may have some visual and hearing issues. We are still learning about Horton, so check back for updates. Written by JD Adopt […]

Say Hello to Chadwick

Chaddy joined NYCSR this past weekend. He is an almost 4 year old, 24 lb sesame boy who loves getting attention. He wasn’t happy sharing his space with a young child in his previous home. Chaddy loves hiking, going to the dog park and playing fetch. Written by JD Chadwick is in a foster to […]

Oh, Fonzo…

Whenever we speak with Fonzo’s foster mom, it is apparent that his is a mix in every way. He is a mix of Shiba Inu, silliness, separation anxiety, playfulness, challenging behaviors, and oh, some really great, newly cleaned teeth! After only a month of taking medication for his anxiety, Fonzo has shown noteable improvement. As […]