Shiba Inu Coprophobia
Poor Kenji stepped in it tonight…literally. We were out for a dusk-time stroll when he started to convulse like a maniac. After flitting his leg several times, his paw went limp. In cases like this, I grab his paw, remove whatever is under it and he goes about his business. Well tonight it was a big fat juicy turd - lucky us! After “the incident” Kenji was spooked; weirded...
The Return of Shiba Puppy Energy!
After several weeks of sustained cold weather and grounded snow, Kenji is back! I’m not sure if it’s another unexplained “Shiba Shift” or the rise in atmospheric temperature, but for the past few days, Kenji has displayed some serious puppy-like energy. This dog wants to play, chew, play, chew and play some more. He’s tugging in all directions outside and greeting...
Shiba Nervous Breakdown?
Seemingly overnight (after hearing a car skid out on the snow), Kenji is no longer himself. His tail is between his legs, he’s virtually immobile outside (his favorite place in the world) and he is skittish with every little sound. As far as his vitals, he’s eating, drinking and eliminating, but he needs coaxing to do each. The odd thing is that when we have company over he gets...