Foster Dogs

  Dogs Available For Adoption  

Could yours be my "furever "home?
King
King
DOB: 08/2015
Weight: 34 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Rural or VERY quiet Suburban area.
  • People: Shiba-savvy people with the time to wait until his training is complete and he becomes available for adoption; must also be willing to continue work with his training. King needs a family who have the drive to focus on his success and can work with us to be his advocate.
  • Children: No Kids.
  • Dogs: Best with very calm dogs, can be selective.
  • Cats: Best in no-cats household.
Fonzo
Fonzo
DOB: 6/2011
Weight: 25.6 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Suburban or rural where someone is home throughout the day. His separation anxiety is non-destructive but barking cannot be a problem. He requires a special "decompression place" just for him.
  • People: It's Fonzo's world; a shiba-experienced person who respects his boundaries and is willing to work with his behavioral issues is a must. He LOVES doggie daycare and it helps his anxiety. Needs people but not necessarily their affection.
  • Children: No young children; Respectful teenagers and up.
  • Dogs: Yes, he gets along with all dogs.
  • Cats: Reported to do well with cats
Benji
Benji
DOB: 3/24/2010
Weight: 27.4 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: suburban, quiet environment
  • People: willing to adopt him and Mia; must be dog experienced as he has some food aggression
  • Children: no young children; at least teenagers
  • Dogs: yes, both male and female
  • Cats: unknown
Mia
Mia
DOB: 5/31/2011
Weight: 24.6 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: suburban, quiet environment
  • People: willing to adopt her and Benji; must be Shiba-savvy: she has behavioral issues
  • Children: no young children; at least teenagers
  • Dogs: very selective with most dogs; aggressive with smaller dogs
  • Cats: unknown; we suspect not a good match
Yoshi
Yoshi
DOB: 1/2/2016
Weight: 18 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: ideally suburban or quiet urban area
  • People: Shiba-experience required; she needs a strong leader & training. Hates being moved, or held for nails or vet.
  • Children: no young children; teenagers and up.
  • Dogs: Plays with her foster family's female Shiba who is the "boss".
  • Cats: Definite no!
Tucker
Tucker
DOB: 10/18/2013
Weight: 28 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: a suburban or rural home
  • People: very experienced people to work on resource guarding
  • Children: older (over 10 yo) children
  • Dogs: we are still learning how he interacts with dogs
  • Cats: we don't know how he interacts with cats
Duke
Duke
DOB: 2/2016
Weight: 28 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: adaptable - can live in city or suburban/rural areas. Needs 2 medications daily.
  • People: Love to play and get belly scratches but resource guarding must be managed with training and meds.
  • Children: Unknown
  • Dogs: Plays well with his foster family's female shiba.
  • Cats: no cats.
Bandit
Bandit
DOB: 12/2015
Weight: 26 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Very quiet Urban/City or Suburban or Rural
  • People: MUST be Shiba or similar breed experienced who also are experienced and willing to continue working on decompression and reactivity.
  • Children: Experienced Teenagers.
  • Dogs: Selective. Best with very mellow and laid back dogs. Really enjoys play and companionship. Does not get along with more assertive dogs.
  • Cats: TBD, can be overzealous with cats.
Jynx
Jynx
DOB: 07/2001
Weight: 11 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Suburban/Rural home would be best.
  • People: Jynx needs a family to continue her treatment for an eye and skin condition. She's a sweet senior who also needs potty breaks during the day.
  • Children: Older Teenagers.
  • Dogs: Very nice with gentle dogs.
  • Cats: Unknown.
Niko
Niko
DOB: 7/2015
Weight: 29 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Quiet Urban/Suburban or Rural
  • People: Must be Shiba Experienced or similar breed. Also comfortable with consistency with routine and training.
  • Children: Older teenagers.
  • Dogs: Selective. Really enjoys playtime with some dogs, usually more submissive or mellow dogs.
  • Cats: Unknown.
Maddox
Maddox
DOB: 10/04/2007
Weight: 25.8 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: Suburban or rural. He accidentally tried coffee recently and wants more! Do not leave coffee mugs unattended.
  • People: Active people ready to accompany him in long walks and ball tossing. Loves playing fetch.
  • Children: No children
  • Dogs: Should be only dog
  • Cats: Unknown
Tequila
Tequila "Tiki"
DOB: 6/2005
Weight: 17.6 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: This older girls is adaptable and can live in a suburban or urban environment.
  • People: Experienced people to help her overcome her separation anxiety and be patient with her quirks.
  • Children: No children. Young adults older than 14-15. She's very mouthy/nippy when she gets excited - foster family working on that.
  • Dogs: Does well with dogs her size or smaller. She doesn't like big dogs (lunges and Shiba screams) but could possibly be socialized with time.
  • Cats: No cats. She considers the neighbor's cat to be a potentially "tasty snack".
Nala
Nala
DOB: 10/19/2015
Weight: 19.8 lbs
Ideal Forever Home
  • Location: a quiet suburban or rural location
  • People: needs people willing to work on socialization skills
  • Children: children older than 7 yo
  • Dogs: best as an only dog
  • Cats: no cats

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Max
Max
DOB: 11/2014
Weight: 27 lbs
Not Available: This May Be My Forever Home
  • Location: adaptable, can live in urban or suburban neighborhoods
  • People: needs Shiba-savvy people; experienced with the breed's quirky behaviors
  • Children: NO children
  • Dogs: should be only dog - doesn't like other dogs
  • Cats: said to be fine with stray cats

  Adoption Pending  

Dogs listed below have already found their forever homes. They will be listed until the adoption is finalized.
Horton
Horton
DOB: 5/2009
Weight: 52.8 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: Quiet & Calm household for this senior boy!
  • People: Family with a set routine.
  • Children: Teen-age or older.
  • Dogs: Selective with other dogs.
  • Cats: TBD
Chino
Chino
DOB: 07/2006
Weight: 57 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: Either- he's flexible!
  • People: Quiet and consistent home for this boy.
  • Children: Gentle and respectful children over 5.
  • Dogs: Loves other dogs.
  • Cats: Loves cats!
Teddy
Teddy
DOB: 10/2005
Weight: 26.5 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: in a very calm suburban area or rural.
  • People: Shiba-savvy and experienced with working with an anxious dog. Ideally someone who works from home or is retired.
  • Children: no children - adults only.
  • Dogs: very selective. Needs a calm and submissive dog friend.
  • Cats: we don't know how he interacts with cats.
Robert
Robert
DOB: 9/2014
Weight: 24.5 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: adaptable. Can live anywhere.
  • People: ready to shower him with love
  • Children: at least 5 yo
  • Dogs: gets along with dogs but prefers them to be his size or larger.
  • Cats: cat friendly
Ali
Ali
DOB: 10/11/2010
Weight: 29 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: quiet urban but he'd prefer a house with a backyard
  • People: needs someone who is aware of his Shiba tendency to door bolting and that can help him with his fear of loud noises (thunder, fireworks)
  • Children: did well with owner's visiting grandchildren
  • Dogs: fine with most dogs as long as they aren't dominant
  • Cats: we don't know how he interacts with cats; reported to ignore them in his walks
Nilla
Nilla
DOB: 10/21/2010
Weight: 15 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: she is adaptable: can live anywhere
  • People: she needs people who understand her initial shyness and are ready to shower her with affection
  • Children: she lived with children
  • Dogs: she is not comfortable around dogs; should be only dog
  • Cats: we don't know how she interacts with cats
Rou Rou
Rou Rou
DOB: 5/2014
Weight: 24 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: adaptable; can live anywhere
  • People: he craves human companionship; his companion will need to work with some basic training
  • Children: we are still learning how he interacts with children
  • Dogs: as per surrendering owner, he dislikes ALL animals, including dogs; foster family is introducing him to dogs and has not reported any problem so far
  • Cats: not tested with cats but we suspect he is not a good match
Bubba
Bubba
DOB: 6/14/2013
Weight: 38 lbs
Not Available: I Found My Forever Home
  • Location: can live anywhere: city or suburbs
  • People: needs people familiar with the breed's tendency to escape - he's very adept at it
  • Children: he's fine with well behaved, dog-savvy children
  • Dogs: takes time to warm up to dogs but plays well after he gets to know them
  • Cats: he chases cats

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