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A.K.A. : Akita Inu, Japanese Akita, American Akita, Great Japanese Dog
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A.K.A. :Akita Inu, Japanese Akita, American Akita, Great Japanese Dog

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Overview: The Akita was developed to hunt bears in Japan and, as such, is a great guard dog. They're strong and loyal, often employed by police for active duty.
Breed Group: Working
Weight (lbs): male:85-130, female:65-110
Height (in): male:25-28, female:23-26
Colors: Any color, including white, pinto, or brindle.
Coat: The hair is straight and coarse, and the undercoat is soft and dense.
Character: Akitas are intelligent and calm. Though great watch dogs, they bark infrequently.
Temperament: This breed prefers not to have other dogs in the family. There may be problems if they do not become acquainted with cats and other household pets early in life. They get along with children that are respectful of their space.
Care: The Akita is a shedder. At least twice a year, groom it with a metal-toothed comb.
Training: A good deal of patience and persistence is required when training this breed.
Activity: Akitas are able to adjust to your schedule. Daily walks are good, but they seem to handle foregoing a walk, if needed.
Country of Origin: Japan
Health Issue: This breed is prone to hip dysplasia, thyroid problems, immune diseases, skin problems, eye, and knee problems.
Life Expectancy: 10-12

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Akita Puppy for Sale near PARADISE, PA, USA. ADN-208365. Adorable Akita Puppy

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Akita Puppy for Sale near ROLLA, MO, USA. ADN-208324. White Collar Female Akita Beautiful

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She is a beautiful female Akita with awesome white socks. Her red will have a black overlay that is just stunning. Her majestic beauty will show the older she gets. Both mama and...

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She is a beautiful female Akita with awesome white socks. Her red will have a black overlay that is just stunning. Her majestic beauty will show the older she gets. Both mama and...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LENA, WI, USA. ADN-207607. AKC Champion Parents Show Prospects

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AKC SHOW PROSPECT The listed price is her pet price, full breeding rights along with AKC, CKC, APR papers are available for an additional fee. 90 plus champions in 4 generations....

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Atlanta, GA, USA. ADN-472696. GOLDEN - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Riverwoods, IL, USA. ADN-447030. Shadow - Akita / Shepherd Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita / Shepherd. Shadow is a special boy looking for his forever home! He is smarter than a whip, loyal til the end, and loves to play. He does daily obedience...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-472776. Ume - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are preferred. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail. We...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-469819. Blue - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are preferred. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail. We...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-469825. Sierra - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Sierra - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are preferred. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail. We...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-428948. Buckley - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are preferred. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail. We...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Zepheyrhills, FL, USA. ADN-462142. Stormy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). I was rescued from a shelter. I am an Akita. I am good on a leash and ride well in a car. I play well with other dogs .. not sure if I like cats...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-469822. Sequoia - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are preferred. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail. We...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Detroit Lakes, MN, USA. ADN-420461. Cali - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Cali - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Adoption Fee: 225.00. Hello friends! My name is Cali and I am a shy girl looking for my own person to love! I arrived at the shelter in the...

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Member since: 05/13/2016

Purebred Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near FRESNO, OH, USA

We live in the rolling hills of central Ohio where we raise purebred Akita Puppies. We have 4 females and all our puppies have been family raised with lots of love and attention....

Breeds: Akita

USA FRESNO, OH, USA

Tags: Akita puppies in Ohio Purebred Akitas Akita AKC Akita puppies ACA Akita puppies

Member since: 08/16/2016

Family Raised Puppies

Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

We as a family live on a small farm where we have a few dogs as family pets. We have two Akitas and a little Pug mix pup. These dogs do not live kennel lives. They recieve...

Breeds: Jug (+1)

USA MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

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Member since: 12/21/2017

Superior Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near HUTCHINSON, MN, USA

We breed AKC Akitas. By the time our puppies are ready to head to their forever homes they have been dewormed, had their first vet visit as well as received their first set of...

Breeds: Akita

USA HUTCHINSON, MN, USA

Tags: American Akita Akita Breeder in MN

Member since: 03/07/2019

Wicked Antler Kennels

Akita Dog Breeder near ROLLA, MO, USA

About Wicked Antler Kennels Wicked Antler Kennels’ mission is to provide the most healthy of puppy(ies) so your family will have many years of enjoyable, lovable experience with...

Breeds: Akita

USA ROLLA, MO, USA

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Member since: 02/22/2020

JMC Brown Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near UNION CITY, GA, USA

We are Akita breeders located in Atlanta, GA. We are a small kennel, but what we lack in size, we make up in heart. We are commited to producing healthy Akitas with superb...

Breeds: Akita

USA UNION CITY, GA, USA

Tags: Akita

Member since: 12/07/2019

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Akita Dog Breeder near DENVER, CO, USA

Two Males and two Females available January 1 2020 AKC healthy puppies black mask and curly tails strong Akita traits. Parents available to see. Very healthy with Great...

Breeds: Akita

USA DENVER, CO, USA

Tags: Colorado

Member since: 02/28/2020

American Akita Puppies

Akita Dog Breeder near DAYTONA BEACH, FL, USA

My name is Nicholas Johnson and I use to live in Ta Khmau, I plan on returning to Cambodia in the near future. I have 2 American Akita puppies, "Venaca &...

Breeds: Akita

USA DAYTONA BEACH, FL, USA

Tags: Akita

Member since: 12/22/2019

Akita Puppies

Akita Dog Breeder near SIOUX FALLS, SD, USA

Adorable Akita puppies will grow up to be loyal family dogs. Have been socialized with children. A.K.C. Purebred. Will be 8 weeks old January 15, 2020 and ready for their new...

Breeds: Akita

USA SIOUX FALLS, SD, USA

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Member since: 01/12/2020

Geramoki Kensha

Akita Dog Breeder near Chisinau, Chisinau Municipality, Moldova

Geramoki Kensha is a FCI registred kennel in Europe.

Breeds: Akita

Moldova Chisinau, Chisinau Municipality, Moldova

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Member since: 01/10/2020

KMoon Akita White Collared Breeder

Akita Dog Breeder near SAN MARCOS, TX, USA

My puppies are born and raised on my farmland property. AKC registered mama, proven stud papa. White Collared Akitas with beautiful markings.

Breeds: Akita

USA SAN MARCOS, TX, USA

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