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Height: 36.5 - 39.5 cm (14.25 - 15.5 inches); Weight: 18-30 pounds
Short, straight-haired, with a soft undercoat. The most common colors are red, red and white, white, black, black and tan, and salt-and-pepper.
Shiba Inu are curious, cheerful, and watchful. They bond closely with their owners. They are easily housebroken and bark infrequently.
They are normally reserved around children and strangers but they normally get along well with all living things.
Periodically remove dead hairs with a metal-toothed comb.
It is best to make training seem like playtime, because this dog is very independent and thinks for itself.
This breed has remarkable stamina but will adapt itself to the exercise needs of its family.