Country of Origin : Japan
Japanese breed originally developed to hunt birds and small game on mountainous terrain. In Japanese, the word “shiba” means “brushwood,” describing the breed’s hunting grounds, while “inu” means “dog.” The Shiba Inu is commonly referred to as the “Little Brushwood Dog.”
His small, dense body is marked by prick ears and a curled tail on a stunning soft, thick double coat.
Independent, loyal and affectionate.
should be brushed regularly.