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A Sincere Thank You

About a year ago I adopted a Shiba Inu from my local shelter. I knew nothing of the breed, there was a plea for his adoption, I had a feeling that he may have overstayed his time, so I went down and adopted this deaf, part blind, old senior Shiba. I figured the old...

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A Breeder’s Poem

I love my little puppy; she makes my house a home.
She is my very sweetest little friend; I never feel alone.
She makes me smile; She makes me laugh; She fills my heart with love . . .
Did some person breed her, or did she fall from above?

I’ve never been a breeder, never seen life through their eyes;
I hold my little puppy and just sit and criticize.
I’ve never known their anguish; I’ve never felt their pain,
the caring of their charges,

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Foxy – Shiba Rescue

This beautiful shiba came to Icewind awhile ago. Foxy is a beautiful red female who found her forever home. As soon as the young couple walked into our home Foxy ran right over to them and it was love at first sight.

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Rescue Shiba – Macaroni

Roni – Is now living in a fantastic home with two other shibas, a cat, and five ferrets. Their pets have a game room where they all gather for playtime. Everyone gets along great! Also working for the company that make Lysol, Airwick and Resloves keeps a spotless...

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Six Shibas In Need Of Forever Homes

We wish to say Thank You, to all the loving and caring people who helped with the six Shiba Inu Rescues that came to Icewind all at the same time. Amaya, Tornado, Akira, Snowflake, Bear and Elvis, were owned by a great family with 4 children. Their family struggled to...

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Rescue Shiba Puppy – Sparky

A beautiful red Shiba Inu found his forever home with Justin and Melissa in Pennsylvania. He joins a leopard gecko and a turtle so he will be the only Shiba and have lots of attention. Sparky will be meeting the neighborhood dogs on his walks with Justin and Melissa...

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Rescue Shiba Puppy – Kyle

Kyle – A young rescue came to us from a puppy mill, we worked with him everyday, reinforcing his social skills. He was so afraid of anything. It took about a month just for him to come to us, and then he soon learned to trust again. Kyle is now living with a loving...

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Rescue Shiba Puppy – Harry

Harry – Another young shiba rescue came with Kyle from a puppy mill, again we worked and worked even more with Harry. His buddy Kyle was the first to leave us, but we continued working with Harry, and he soon after weeks and weeks of patience learned to love and trust...

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Shiba Inu Rescue “Rafiki”

A beautiful Shiba Inu was dropped off at Icewind in the beginning of December 2009. We were told he was living in a college dorm in Florida and the kids use to get drunk and abuse, tease, corner him until he would bite, and then beat him. When we took him in, no one...

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