Shiba Inu

Breed: Shiba Inu

Family: Utility dog

Nationality: Japanese

Weight (kg): 8 - 14
Size (cm): 34 - 41
Hair type: short

Color Standards: Various colors.

Origin and History: During archaeological excavations, 2,500-year-old bones have demonstrated the existence of Shiba Inu in the region of Japan for thousands of years.

Personality: Robust, calm and reserved, they are rather independent. They are a loving and faithful dog. They love children and have a lot of patience.

Known health problem: No particular health problems known to date.

Note: It makes a wonderful pet dog for patient and experienced masters. They rarely bark, preferring to utter strange little cries.