Dog Breeds - Japanese Shiba Inu

The Japanese Shiba Inu is a medium sized Utility breed of dog originally bred for hunting in Japan and suits mountainous terrain very well.

They are a very intelligent breed and training them can be quite difficult. The Japanese Shiba Inu has a very distinctive scream which is usually only seen when the dog is either very happy or very unhappy, depending on the context.

  • Group: Utility
  • Size: Medium
  • Exercise: Moderate
  • Grooming: Moderate
  • Lifespan: 9 - 15 years

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Japanese Shiba Inu Dogs