Shiba Inu is a token that operates on the Ethereum platform. Shiba Inu is an alternative to Dogecoin, it even features the same breed of dog as its logo. What is the difference between Dogecoin and Shiba Inu? - you may ask. Because Shiba Inu works on the Ethereum platform some say it has far more possibilities than Dogecoin, like creating a crypto app ShibaSwap to trade currency.