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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 Litter of Puppies for Sale near STROUD, OK, USA. ADN-513767. AKC American Akita Puppies

AKC American Akita Puppies

$1,000*

Akita Litter for sale in STROUD, OK, USA

Our two American Akitas have blessed us with a beautiful litter of fluff balls! There are 6 females and 1 male available. They are 5 weeks old now, started deworming and eating...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near CINCINNATI, OH, USA. ADN-513085. 2 year old American Akita Male

2 year old American Akita Male

$700*

Akita Puppy for sale in CINCINNATI, OH, USA

Loving 2 year old American Akita Male. He isn’t aggressive at all. Comes with a tracking chip. Hasn’t been fixed. Could be used for mating.

Bear
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512118. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

*all black male has been claimed* Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512116. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

*all black male has been claimed* Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512112. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

*all black male has been claimed* Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512110. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512103. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WAYNE, IN, USA. ADN-512100. Akita puppies

Akita puppies

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WAYNE, IN, USA

*all black male has been claimed* Full blooded akc registered Akita puppies 4 female 3 male mom and dad on site will be ready for their furever homes the week after Christmas

Na
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Akita Puppy for Sale near SCHENECTADY, NY, USA. ADN-509823. Grand Champion Bloodline AKC Akita puppies

Grand Champion Bloodline AKC Akita puppies

$1,250

Akita Puppy for sale in SCHENECTADY, NY, USA

Born on 10/23/22 will be ready on 12/12/22. 3 Females, 2 males Great disposition. Raised around children. Mom and Dad on premise

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBURG, OH, USA. ADN-509083. AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Female

AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Female

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in FREDERICKSBURG, OH, USA

Am I adorable or what?! I'm an AKC Registered Akita puppy. My coat is super soft! I feel like a stuffed teddy bear! These pictures don't do justice on how cute I actually am! I'm...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near LAKE CITY, FL, USA. ADN-507157. PUP for ADOPTION

PUP for ADOPTION

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Akita Dogs for adoption in LAKE CITY, FL, USA

11 month old, Intact Female, Brindle Japanese Akita

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Akita Dog for Adoption near FRANKLINTON, NC, USA. ADN-501483. Wesson

Wesson

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Akita Dogs for adoption in FRANKLINTON, NC, USA

I need to re-home my Akita Wesson.

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Atlanta, GA, USA. ADN-1047295. BABY KEEM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

BABY KEEM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Atlanta, GA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). I've been Pre-Adopted! Please check out my other adoptable friends.

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Center Township, PA, USA. ADN-1040699. WIND - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

WIND - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Center Township, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Hello, my name is Wind! I was surrendered to the shelter on 6/9/22. I'm doing well here at the shelter. I do behave as the staff would typically...

WIND
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Salinas, CA, USA. ADN-1046525. Ping - Akita Dog For Adoption

Ping - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Salinas, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Hi, my name is Ping. Guess what? I would love to go home with you! I am a playful dog who loves to go on walks and play on the beach! I would prefer to live...

Ping
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Landenberg, PA, USA. ADN-1022173. Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Landenberg, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). ZIGGY has been on our waiting list to come into rescue but, as space is at a premium, his family is going to foster him while we search for...

Ziggy
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Brighton, CO, USA. ADN-1040569. ZEUS - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

ZEUS - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Brighton, CO, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Meet Zeus! *Zeus is currently in foster waiting his for his forever home! Schedule a time to meet this amazing Akita! *Will need an experienced...

ZEUS
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Dedham, MA, USA. ADN-1044410. MADDIE - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

MADDIE - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Dedham, MA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). MEET Maddie + Oliver! *A bonded pair!* Maddie and Oliver are an adorable bonded pair of large dogs that are looking for their forever home!...

MADDIE
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Dedham, MA, USA. ADN-1044409. OLIVER - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

OLIVER - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Dedham, MA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). MEET Maddie + Oliver! *A bonded pair!* Maddie and Oliver are an adorable bonded pair of large dogs that are looking for their forever home!...

OLIVER
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Show Low, AZ, USA. ADN-1022115. Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Show Low, AZ, USA

Posted Breed: Akita / Pit Bull Terrier. Pet Allies in Show Low AZ Bear is a 5 year old male Akita, and weights 70 pounds. He was left chained up to the chain link fence in front...

Bear
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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: 08/16/2022

Stunning purebred Akita pups

Akita Dog Breeder near STRAFFORD, MO, USA

Akitas have been in my family for 17 years. I bred them for about 5 years. After my favorite dog in the world passed away from old age, I was able to find one of his offspring...

Breeds: Akita

USA STRAFFORD, MO, USA

Tags: Akita pup Pure bred akita American akita Adorable puppy

Member since: 05/06/2022

Plasse Akita Puppies

Akita Dog Breeder near ELLINGTON, MO, USA

Akita owners for over 25 years!!! Our fury family babies are of extremely calm temperment because they are socialized daily from birth until they go to their new homes. We only...

Breeds: Akita

USA ELLINGTON, MO, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Akita, Akita puppies

Member since: 06/30/2022

Sierra Mountain Alaskan Malamutes and Akitas

Alaskan Malamute Dog Breeder near PICKENS, SC, USA

We breed Alaskan Malamutes and Akitas who are health tested and meet the AKC breed standards. Our goal is to improve on structure and temperament. All of our dogs and puppies are...

Breeds: Alaskan Malamute (+1)

USA PICKENS, SC, USA

Tags: Alaskan malamute Akita Japanese Akita Inu

Member since: 06/21/2022

Tripple Fam

Akita Dog Breeder near ARLINGTON, TX, USA

We’re a happy dog family with 11 members. 4 Japanese akita, 4 corgis and 3 chihuahuas AKC registered

Breeds: Akita (+2)

USA ARLINGTON, TX, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near ARLINGTON, TX, USA

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 LICKING, 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...

Breeds: Akita

USA LICKING, MO, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near LICKING, MO, USA

Member since: 02/22/2020

JMC Brown Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near UNION CITY, GA, USA

We are experienced 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...

Breeds: Akita

USA UNION CITY, GA, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Akita

Member since: 01/13/2022

Gretchens Guardians

Akita Dog Breeder near CONROE, TX, USA

We will have regular coat with a possibility of Long coats with a multitude of Colors. Our pups will always come with AKC papers, UTD on shots, dewormed from 2 weeks on, and...

Breeds: Akita

USA CONROE, TX, USA

Tags: Akita inu american bear pinto black mask akc

Member since: 01/13/2022

Sams Kennel

French Bulldog Dog Breeder near LITTLEROCK, CA, USA

Longtime animal lover and dog breeder based in Southern California.

Breeds: French Bulldog (+3)

USA LITTLEROCK, CA, USA

Tags: bulldog retriever doberman akita purebred california

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