Colorado Shiba Inu Rescue Blog

UPDATE: New foster home found!!!

UPDATE:  Thank you to all our supporter for your help and concern for Yuuhi.  We were able to place Yuuhi in his new foster home last night and he seems to be adjusting well.

Yuuhi needs your help!  We are in desperate need of an adopter, or a new foster home for Yuuhi.  … Read the rest

Jasper **ADOPTED**

1 yr. old male Shiba mix, needs active home, no apts/condos, $350 adoption fee

Jasper is a happy, wiggly, outgoing boy who loves everyone.  Like most puppies, he’s very high energy and requires a lot of attention!  He will need a home that will commit to lots of play, exercise, and training for him.  … Read the rest

Elvis **ADOPTED**

1 y/o fearful male, no small children,needs a fenced-in yard & another dog in the home, $350 adoption fee

Elvis is a sweet, energetic boy who came to rescue from a puppy mill, so he is very shy and nervous. He will need time and patience as he learns to trust people and feel comfortable inside of a home.  … Read the rest

Adoption Event – Sunday, Sept. 20th

We will be at the Old S. Pearl St. Farmers Market on S. Pearl St. and Buchtel in Denver on Sunday, Sept. 20th from 9:00am – 1:00pm for the Pet Adoption Fair.  This is a fantastic opportunity to meet a Shiba, talk with volunteers and/or submit an application for fostering.  … Read the rest

Hime **ADOPTED**

8 y/o shy female, needs another dog in home, adoption fee $175

Hime, meaning princess, is 16lbs of fluffy, beautiful Shiba.  She loves her daily walks and play sessions with her foster brother and sister.  She loves having a yard and humans that want to hang out in that yard with her.  … Read the rest

Keyo is back in foster home, hanging in till cardio appt

KEYO PUPDATE: Our sweet boy loves a good sun nap and he looks just adorable, doesn’t he? Poor lil guy’s not oxygenating properly, so he gets cold easily; fortunately, it was nice and hot for him today and his foster has some cute sweaters and blankies for him to snuggle in tonight.… Read the rest

Keyo enters rescue, goes right to the hospital


This poor little guy just came to rescue Sunday and already he is in the hospital! Specialists are still trying to determine why his breathing is so labored, his kidney values are so off and what caused his 3 seizures today, but already we have spent over $1100–please consider donating to his rising care costs as we continue to provide each and every dog in our rescue with the very best medical care possible.… Read the rest

Koda **ADOPTED**

1 y/o male Shiba, no apts/condos, needs another dog in the home,$350 adoption fee

Koda is a sweet boy with a uniquely dark “sesame” coloring that makes him very handsome!  He comes to rescue from a puppy mill, so everything is new to him and he’s a little unsure of himself.  … Read the rest


4 y/o female Shiba mix, no dogs, no kids, no apts/condos, $175 adoption fee

Zoey is an approx. 4 year old Shiba mix who weighs about 20 pounds. Her story is unknown, but she probably did not have had the best life before coming into rescue and as a result is a nervous and reactive dog.  … Read the rest