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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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WATCH ALL ABOUT THEAKITA DOG BREED

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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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Piper
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Pippa
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Puma
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Princess
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Pilot
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Parker
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

Prince
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Akc Akita Puppies

$950

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. We are currently accepting 250 non refundable down payments to hold the puppy of your choice...

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Katashi and Quinns Off Spring

$1,400

Akita Puppy for sale in ROLLA, MO, USA

Wicked Antler Kennels would like to announce the up coming litter of Katashi and Quinn. Katashi is due the first week of March, 2020. We are now accepting deposits on this liter....

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Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

Puppy has shots and dewormed NO papers Father is from Germany it is a German Akita Call Gerald 260 593 0316 he is on the right in the pic

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Diva JuM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Von Ormy, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). THANK YOU for wanting a RESCUED DOG/PUP!!!! THEIR LIVES DEPEND ON IT!!! .yourtxrescueconnection Meet Diva Name: I earned my name...

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Diva JuM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Von Ormy, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). THANK YOU for wanting a RESCUED DOG/PUP!!!! THEIR LIVES DEPEND ON IT!!! .yourtxrescueconnection Meet Diva Name: I earned my name...

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Bella Reena - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Kettering, OH, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Isn't this fluffy girl gorgeous?! This beautiful girl is Bella Reena. She is a 6-year-old quiet Akita and she is super sweet! Not sure of the circumstances...

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SPANKIE - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Atlanta, GA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat).

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Streets - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Streets came into rescue after we were contacted by another rescue group because the former owner would no longer care for Streets or his other...

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Kaizen - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). 90 lb big athletic guy Kaizen is an athletic and happy young adult Akita male. In his prior circumstances, he was confined to a small area so...

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Porter - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). temporarily located in Phoenix AZ area This gorgeous brindle boy is Porter. He was hit by a car and had a right humeral fracture and bilateral...

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Sabre - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Sabre is an amazing adult female Akita. She currently weighs about 75-80 lbs and has a gorgeous silver brindle coat. Sabre loves to be with her...

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Koa - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Koa is a young male Akita just under one year of age who came to us all the way from Salt Lake City, Utah. He is about 80 lbs now, but still...

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Kumay - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (long coat). located in OAKDALE, CA - Sacramento Area Kumay is one of three lovely longcoat Akita girls that were confiscated from a large property 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

Current Ads (8)

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

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

Member since: 01/23/2019

Tlmbers Unlimited

Akita Dog Breeder near HUDSON, MI, USA

We specialize in all types of Breeds. We are located in the tri-state Michigan Area Serving 3 states IN OH MI We also ship out our dogs to certain locations in 50 states. You will...

Breeds: Akita

USA HUDSON, MI, USA

Current Ads (147)

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Member since: 12/07/2019

Akita puppies AKC

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: 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

Current Ads (8)

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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

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near SIOUX FALLS, SD, USA

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

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near Chisinau, Chisinau Municipality, Moldova

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

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near SAN MARCOS, TX, USA

Member since: 09/17/2019

Yamawaru Kensha

Akita Dog Breeder near Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

We breed pure japaneese akita dogs. Our kennel is registered at FCI (internatioanl) and at AKiho (Japan).

Breeds: Akita

Hungary Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

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