Find out more about keeping dogs as pets.
Shiba Inu

Similar Pages:
 Akita







Shiba Inu





UK KC Classification Utility
Country of Origin Japan
Date of Origin Antiquity
Height 35 - 41 cm (14 - 16 inches)
Weight 8 - 10 Kgs (18 - 22 lbs)
Life Expectancy 12 - 13 Yrs

Main Characteristics


Shiba Inu are small, sturdy dogs. Their outer coat is straight and they have a soft, dense undercoat. They can be a variety of colours.

Temperament

Shiba Inu are lively, friendly dogs.

Suitability

If you are considering a Shiba Inu as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They thrive in hot or cold temperatures
They are suitable for urban living
They usually get on well with other dogs
They usually make good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

Shiba Inu are also known as:
Japanese Shiba Inu
Shiba Ken
Japanese Small Size Dog
Shiba
 


Contact         About         Glossary         Site Map         Privacy Policy

CC 2006 - 2014 theanimalfiles.com