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6 yr old male Shiba

**FOSTER PLANS TO ADOPT HIM** Not taking applications for Leon**

Leon is a handsome boy and quite the charmer. Although his family loved him dearly, his habitual bolting and escaping forced them to surrender him to rescue, as they could not keep him safe.… Read the rest

Pearl St. Adoption Event a huge success!!

Thank you to everyone that came out to show their love and support for Colorado Shiba Inu Rescue at the Adoption Event at the Old S. Pearl St. Farmer’s Market on Sunday.  It was a huge success!  We raised lots of funds, got to see our Alumni/old friends, and made new friends!  … Read the rest

Buy Shiba rescue leggings to benefit COSIR

Help save Shibas in Colorado and nationwide while looking good in these awesome Shiba rescue leggings! Your purchase benefits COSIR when you put “Colorado Shiba Inu Rescue” in the “Company Name” field at checkout. Share this post with your Shiba loving friends everywhere so they can buy a pair to benefit our fellow rescuers at NYC Shiba Rescue, Saving Shibas Inc.Read the rest


8 year old male, still being assessed

We have just taken in this good looking boy.  He is quite fearful and anxious right now.  He doesn’t trust any humans yet, so he will live with a COSIR staff member who can work with him on building trust, while we continue to assess him.  … Read the rest

Adoption Event – Sept. 18th 9am – 1pm

We will be at the Pet Adoption Fair at the Old S. Pearl St. Farmers Market in Denver on Sunday, Sept. 18th from 9:00am – 1:00pm.  Our booth is typically located near the intersection of S. Pearl St. & Buchtel Blvd.  … Read the rest


12 y/o female, no apts/condos, special needs, $50 adoption fee

Kaiya is a sweet little lady who was found wondering around stray and starving.  We estimate her age to be about 12 years old.  She is going to need a very specific forever home, so please read her profile carefully:

She likes everyone; people, dogs, and kitties.  … Read the rest


13 y/o male Shiba in hospice care

Yurei is a very quiet, subdued, and independent little man.  He has reached an age where his health is declining and he requires special care.  He is fortunate enough to live with a foster that can devote the time and energy to his care and give him the quality of life that he deserves.  … Read the rest

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

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

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