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A.K.A. : Japanese Shiba Inu, Japanese Small Size Dog, Shiba Ken
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Shiba Inu

A.K.A. :Japanese Shiba Inu, Japanese Small Size Dog, Shiba Ken

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Overview: The Shiba Inu is a quiet and reserved dog indoors, but loves to romp and play in the great outdoors. He's a jumper, even able to catch birds, and often washes his face with paws ' like a cat!
Breed Group: Non-Sporting
Weight (lbs): male: about 23 female: about 17
Height (in): male: 14-16, female: 13-15
Colors: Red, red sesame (red with black overlay), or black and tan; white markings on the sides of muzzle, under jaw and neck, and on chest and stomach.
Coat: Double coated with the outer coat being stiff and straight and the undercoat soft and thick. Guard hairs stand off the body are about 1.5-2" in length at the withers. Tail hair is slightly longer and stands open in a brush.
Character: Shiba Inus are very curious and cheerful dogs. They are watchful and bond closely with their family. Easily housebroken, these dogs bark infrequently.
Temperament: This breed is reserved around children and strangers, but they normally get along well with almost any creatures.
Care: Its double coat needs brushing one or two times weekly, more when shedding.
Training: This breed is very independent. Training sessions should be made to be fun and engaging, so he'll stay on task.
Activity: The Shiba neds a daily workout,either in the form of a vigorous game in the yard, a long walk, or a good run in a safe area.
Country of Origin: Japan
Health Issue: This breed is generally hardy, with few genetic weaknesses. A small number may be prone to heart disease and progressive retinal atrophy.
Life Expectancy: 12-15

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near SEATTLE, WA, USA. ADN-259806. RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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$4,200

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RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near SAN DIEGO, CA, USA. ADN-259801. RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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More details at our website: perfect-puppy dot com or click the red Breeder’s Website link above our phone number. Prada is a super, super cute MOST PERFECT Japanese Champion...

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near ALHAMBRA, CA, USA. ADN-259799. RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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More details at our website: perfect-puppy dot com or click the red Breeder’s Website link above our phone number. Prada is a super, super cute MOST PERFECT Japanese Champion...

Prada
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RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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RED SHIBA INU PUPPY 4 LA SF NY SEA CHI DALLAS

$4,200

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More details at our website: perfect-puppy dot com or click the red Breeder’s Website link above our phone number. Prada is a super, super cute MOST PERFECT Japanese Champion...

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near NEW YORK, NY, USA. ADN-259713. BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

$3,800

Shiba Inu Puppy for sale in NEW YORK, NY, USA

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near PORTLAND, OR, USA. ADN-259711. BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

$3,800

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Shiba Inu Puppy for Sale near SANTA MONICA, CA, USA. ADN-259709. BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

BLACK SHIBA INU PUPPY FOR LA SF NY CHI SEA DALLAS

$3,800

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near St. Louis Park, MN, USA. ADN-664122. Paz - Shiba Inu Dog For Adoption

Paz - Shiba Inu Dog For Adoption

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near St. Louis Park, MN, USA. ADN-653456. Imani - Shiba Inu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near Bon Carbo, CO, USA. ADN-661946. Foxy - Shiba Inu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near Bon Carbo, CO, USA. ADN-661943. Axel - Shiba Inu (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near San Ramon, CA, USA. ADN-641809. Moon - Shiba Inu Dog For Adoption

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Shiba Inu Dog for Adoption near San Ramon, CA, USA. ADN-602451. Jayce - Shiba Inu Dog For Adoption

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PuppyForMe

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

Hi there! We are a dog loving family that puts tremendous love in the care and breeding of our puppies. As a result, they are bigger, healthier, and less expensive than those from...

Breeds: Shiba Inu (+5)

USA SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

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Member since: 12/18/2017

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Boston Terrier Dog Breeder near FOYIL, OK, USA

Newly Listed PUPPIES! We are a licensed, professional kennel that has provided puppies to wonderful homes for 15 years! Vet Inspected and Approved. Strict Health Program set by...

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We are located in Merritt Island, FL. Our puppies are a huge part of our day to day life and we would love to introduce them to you. We are available most days by appointment.

Breeds: Dalmatian (+2)

USA MERRITT IS, FL, USA

Tags: Shiba Inu Dalmatian Florida Sharpei Shar pei

Member since: 08/28/2020

Casa de Shiba

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near TUCSON, AZ, USA

ACA Registered Full Breed Cream Shiba Inu Puppies Ready Now for their forever homes!

Breeds: Shiba Inu

USA TUCSON, AZ, USA

Tags: Shiba Inu Arizona Breeder Cream

Member since: 07/12/2017

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Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near LOS ANGELES, CA, USA

At Perfect-puppy dot com, we have the PRETTIEST, HEALTHIEST and most PERFECT puppies. We speak English + Chinese. We are home breeders, not a puppy mill or middleman that sells...

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Member since: 03/17/2021

House of Shibas

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near BROOKLYN, NY, USA

A strong litter of AKC registered cream and sesame Shiba inu puppies. Born from Champion bloodline.

Breeds: Shiba Inu

USA BROOKLYN, NY, USA

Tags: Shiba inu Champion AKC Cream Sesame

Member since: 03/25/2020

SPARKS HOLLOW KENNEL

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near NORWOOD, MO, USA

USDA AND STATE LICENSED FACILITY THAT SPECIALIZES IN TOP OF THE LINE PUPPIES. FAMILY OWNED IN THE HEART OF THE OZARKS WITH LOADS OF LOVE, ATTENTION, AND EXCELLENT CARE. WE RAISE...

Breeds: Shiba Inu (+4)

USA NORWOOD, MO, USA

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Member since: 02/03/2021

Lake Conroe Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near PANORAMA VILLAGE, TX, USA

$1300 The ones are listed are still available and looking for new homes they are tons of energy and the biggest hearts, very loyal pups. Plus already had their second round of...

Breeds: Shiba Inu

USA PANORAMA VILLAGE, TX, USA

Tags: Conroe TX

Member since: 01/07/2020

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Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near SAN DIEGO, CA, USA

San Diego, CA

Breeds: Shiba Inu (+1)

USA SAN DIEGO, CA, USA

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Member since: 11/12/2020

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Tags: MINI TOY KLEE KAIS SHIBA INUS

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