Shiba Inu Animal Pictures

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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Japanese dog Shiba Inu
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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Redhead dog Japanese Shiba Inu breed with a cheerful muzzle
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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Shiba Inu on a white background
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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Shiba Inu playing in the snow
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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Shiba Inu outside on grass
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Shiba Inus are one of six native dog breeds from Japan. They are a hunting dog that was bred for flushing out small animals and birds.

Shiba Inu puppies
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Shiba Inu with front paws on rock formation

Shiba Inus with red or orange coats are the most well recognized.

Shiba Inu Japanese dog sleeping on sofa in living room. Pet Lover concept. animal portrait with copy space

Shiba Inu asleep on the couch
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The Shiba Inu dates back to around 300 BC.

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Shiba Inu puppy smelling a flower
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Shiba Inus are bright, loyal, and adaptable.

Oldest Dog: Pusuke the Shiba Inu Mix

Oldest Dog: Pusuke the Shiba Inu Mix
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Pusuke, one of the oldest dogs ever, was a Shiba Inu mix. The Shiba Inu is one of the oldest dog breeds, dating back to the 3rd century BC.