We at Kari-On Shiba Inus are dedicated to breeding the multi purpose dog: a dog that is beautiful and both sound in mind and body. We have bred AKC conformation champions, AKC obedience titled dogs and the perfect companion.

We pride ourselves on breeding and showing dogs with excellent temperaments and the healthiest animals possible. We OFA hips, patellas, elbows and thyroid. We also CERF all of our dogs on a regular basis.

We strive to bring to you a dog that would both win your heart as well as win in the show ring.

That is a Kari-On Shiba Inu


We are located in Sunny North West Phoenix Arizona. We have owned, bred and shown Akitas for 24 years. Shiba Inu's for 13 years, Finishing many dogs championships ourselves or with the help of a few good friends. Now our daughter Tamara " Kari-On's" the tradition. She is handling dogs for us and others. She is gaining successful in the show ring.

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You are welcome to call us at (623)277.8377