Colorado Shiba Inu Rescue Blog

Hoshi (9/3/2003 – 12/7/2018)

It is with great sadness that we share that hospice foster, Hoshi, has passed away. Below is the eulogy his devoted foster, Mike, wrote for him:

Hoshi: September 3, 2003 – December 7, 2018
I have had dogs all my life.

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Nezumi

7 yr old female Shiba, no small children, no apts/condos, needs another dog

This precious little girl is Nezumi, but we call her “Zumi”. Nezumi means mouse in Japanese, so we thought it an appropriate name for such a tiny little thing.  … Read the rest

Arie **ADOPTED**

6 yr old female Shiba

Arie is in rescue because she was not getting along with the new puppy in her home. Arie is about the sweetest thing you’ve ever met and is a pretty mellow girl.  She is good with most dogs, but is a Shiba, so doesn’t like “in your face” dogs and would rather skip the dog park.  … Read the rest

KoKo **ADOPTED**

10 month old female Shiba, no cats, no apts/condos, $400 adoption fee

KoKo is as cute as they come, super sweet and a total goofball who will make you laugh every day! She is still very much a puppy, so she can be a handful.  
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Free Microchip Event – Sat. Nov. 10th 12-3pm

If you know Shibas, you know that they are escape artists, runners, bolters, and not easy to catch!  They are also masters at slipping their collars, so an ID tag alone doesn’t always guarantee you will be reunited with your Shiba if they go missing.… Read the rest

Monki **ADOPTED**

7 yr old female Shiba, no apts/condos, $175 adoption fee

This adorable girl is Monki. Her name was Shiba, but we changed it to Monki (monkey in Japanese), because she’s a chunky monkey for sure Her owner took her to his vet asking that she be put down becuase he could no longer care for her.… Read the rest

Ebi **ADOPTED**

3 yr old female Basenji mix, no small children, needs another dog in home, $350 adoption fee

Ebi was rescued from a shelter.  She had been found stray, so we don’t really know anything about her. We think she is really a Besenji mix of some kind, not a Shiba.  … Read the rest

Sky **ADOPTED**

3 yr old female Shiba, no kids, must have yard and another dog in home, $350 adoption fee

This precious girl is Sky. She is a very shy, fearful girl who needs just the right home. She is good with other dogs, and will need at least one other well socialized, confident dog in the home to make her feel comfortable.… Read the rest

Lily **ADOPTED**

1 yr old female Shiba, no apts/condos, no kids, $400 adoption fee

Lily is very petite and sweet, lovebug of a girl. She’s energetic, curious, and just wants to be with her person. She had to be removed from her home due to aggression towards a smaller, non-Shiba, female dog.
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Ty **ADOPTED**

9 yr old male Shiba, no small children

This handsome devil is Tyberius, or Ty for short.  He is a real lover and quite cuddly for a Shiba.  Don’t let his age fool you this boy has a ton of energy and is dying to go on daily adventures!… Read the rest