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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 MONTEREY, VA, USA. ADN-299301. Champion Sired Akita Puppies for sale

Champion Sired Akita Puppies for sale

$1,500

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Akita Puppy for Sale near DALTON, OH, USA. ADN-298764. Male Akita puppy

Male Akita puppy

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-297721. AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Male Smokey

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-297719. AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Male Lucky

AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Male Lucky

$750

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FREDERICKSBG, OH, USA. ADN-297718. AKC Akita For Sale Millersburg OH Male Garnet

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Akita Puppy for Sale near UNION CITY, GA, USA. ADN-297366. Akita Puppies

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Akita Puppy for sale in UNION CITY, GA, USA

The puppies in this litter are from AKC Registered parents and can also be registered with the AKC. Make sure to do research on this breed, and how it might fit your lifestyle...

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near UNION CITY, GA, USA. ADN-297357. AKC Akita Puppies

AKC Akita Puppies

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FAIRFIELD, MT, USA. ADN-296336. Registered Female Akita

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2 Year old Female AKC registered Akita. Good dog, great around kids!

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near CLEVELAND, OH, USA. ADN-296320. 2 Male Akita Puppies Available

2 Male Akita Puppies Available

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Akita Litter for sale in CLEVELAND, OH, USA

The puppies were born on Aug 25th, 8 weeks old!! They have been Vet checked and have had their first shots and dewormed. They are completely weened and eating a dry/wet mix. They...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Downey, CA, USA. ADN-812932. MARSHALL - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

MARSHALL - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat).

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Forestville, MD, USA. ADN-805420. *SMOKEY - Akita (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (short coat).

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-812065. Hank - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Hank - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-812061. *FOUND AKITA - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

*FOUND AKITA - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Riverside, CA, USA. ADN-808555. Dog - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat).

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-565154. Yoshi - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Yoshi - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Santa Clarita, CA, USA. ADN-607218. Ruger - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Ruger - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Santa Clarita, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Ruger is an incredibly handsome 4 year old purebred American Akita. He is friendly to new people, affectionate with those he knows, and likes to...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-801620. Lobo* in Martinez CA - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Lobo* in Martinez CA - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-767719. Boss & Snowbelle - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Boss & Snowbelle - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-782552. Zane and Zuri - Akita / Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Zane and Zuri - Akita / Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita / Akita (medium coat). To ensure the best possible experience when meeting our dog, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and wait for...

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Member since: 06/08/2021

Awesome Paws of Missouri

Poodle (Standard) Dog Breeder near TRENTON, MO, USA

On our farm, we breed loving companions for people & families to enjoy & treasure for many years! Bred with love, compassion and professionalism, our canines are pampered...

Breeds: Poodle (Standard) (+4)

USA TRENTON, MO, USA

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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

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Member since: 08/16/2016

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Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

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USA MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

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Member since: 07/26/2021

Micki

Akita Dog Breeder near EMPORIA, KS, USA

We are a family who likes the Akita Breed .

Breeds: Akita

USA EMPORIA, KS, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near EMPORIA, KS, USA

Member since: 09/11/2021

Big Sky Akitarsquos

Akita Dog Breeder near FORT SHAW, MT, USA

Family raised Akita puppies, our puppies have first shots & are dewormed & very socialized when they are ready to go to their forever home!

Breeds: Akita

USA FORT SHAW, MT, USA

Tags: Akita breeder Montana

Member since: 08/20/2021

Mountain Lover Akita

Akita Dog Breeder near FAIRFIELD, MT, USA

Friendly, playful and lovable! These adorable Akita puppies are well socialized, and loved by our children. From that first puppy wag and puppy kiss, these cuties are sure to...

Breeds: Akita

USA FAIRFIELD, MT, USA

Current Ads (1)

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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 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

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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

Current Ads (2)

Tags: Akita

Member since: 12/07/2019

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Akita Dog Breeder near DENVER, CO, USA

Four Male American Akita pups avail December 29th. Healthy and Happy AKC registered pups. Good temperaments and parents are on site. First shots and AKC papers included

Breeds: Akita

USA DENVER, CO, USA

Tags: Colorado

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