All About Shibas

If you are considering adding a Shiba Inu to your family, please read as much as you can about them first. They are so much more than the teddy-bear-looking puppies you may have seen.

Other Sites with Fabulous Shiba Information

  • The Shiba Inu Home Page – Information on temperament, training, showing, the AKC and Nippo standards, rescue, advice on finding the right dog, and links to other Shiba and general dog resources.
  • National Shiba Club of America – National organization which promotes and standardizes the description of the breed. Includes breed standard, health issues, breeder directory, and list of regional clubs. Contains information on membership, rescue, awards, and events.
  • National Shiba Inu Rescue – Courtesy listing available dogs from all over the United States, volunteer application form, how to list a dog, how to adopt, and ways to help.

Talk About Shibas and Meet Shiba People!!!

  • The Shiba Inu Forum – Talk with other Shiba owners online.
  • Shiba-L – Talk with Shiba owners, breeders and rescuers by email.
  • Shiba Sightline – discussion group for owners of Shiba Inu with eye problems, especially Glaucoma, to exchange ideas and knowledge.