My Second Shiba inu – Elgianto’s Yojinbo aka “Jimmie”




Jimmy at three months getting a little snack

from Julie Oates and holding his own with

his mom and auntie. Jimmie’s mother, Jane. Out of coat but a lovely girl




Three & 1/2 months old and settling into Hilo life Four months old and enjoying the grooming table




Rough & tumble play with Akachan after a 6

week “period of adjustment” More of the same with Akachan trying to be a

good sport




Five months old & looking much like Jane… Settled in to what I had thought was my chair




Late November in the back yard… Late November and “my” chair still in active use…




Jimmie’s Pedigree — A Fascinating Journey from Japan to England to Oz