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

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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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$1,295

Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Mollie is sweet and full of kisses. She loves to play with her friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Mollie
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$1,295

Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Mistie is sweet and full of kisses. She loves to play with her friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Misty
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

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Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Midge is sweet and full of kisses. She loves to play with her friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Midge
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$1,295

Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Mindy is sweet and full of kisses. She loves to play with her friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Mindy
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

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Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Miles is sweet and full of kisses. He loves to play with his friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Miles
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

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Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Maxwell is sweet and full of kisses. He loves to play with his friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Maxwell
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

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Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Maverick is sweet and full of kisses. He loves to play with his friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

Maverick
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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$1,295

Akita Puppy for sale in LANCASTER, PA, USA

Come and meet the most snugly puppy ever! Moses is sweet and full of kisses. He loves to play with his friends and is also used to playing with children. Akita's are beautiful,...

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Adorable Akita Puppies

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Akita Puppy for sale in CANFIELD, OH, USA

These puppies will be wormed ,vet checked, and have first shots . Now accepting 250 dollar non-refundable down payments on puppies. Both parents have a very friendly personality....

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Zumi - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Zumi is a sweet girl who's family had to move. She is 69lbs and we think about 4-5 years old. This lady is very particular about who she lets...

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Kodiak - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Battle Ground, WA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Kodiak is a big teddy bear, he thinks it's still okay for him to sit in a lap. He does not do well with other dogs so a home with no one else to deal with...

Kodiak
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Shrek D191318 - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Eden Prairie, MN, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Adoption Fee: 400.00. Name: Shrek Age: DOB Approx. 4/26/18 Gender: Male Breed: Akita Weight: 55 Dog friendly: Yes Cat friendly: TBD Kid...

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Pistol - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Pistol is a happy adult Male Akita. He may have a tiny bit of Malinois mixed in due to the shape of his head but that is pure speculation. He...

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Matoskah - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Matoskah means white bear, and he IS. Happy to have paws on the ground at #AkitaRanch, this big boy just needs some play time and TLC. Matoskah...

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Dahlia - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Beautiful Dahlia is back at #AkitaRanch after she kept escaping the yard. She is a 90 lb bundle of love and would do best in a home as an inside...

Dahlia
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Ciro - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Ciro thinks that happiness is a byproduct of other activities...Adopt him and he'll show you? Ciro is a young boy that is learning how...

Ciro
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Roki - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Visit Akita Ranch 28930 Ellis Ave, Romoland, CA, Open 10-5 daily. Email apassionforpawsgmail for adoption information. Follow us on Instagram ...

Roki
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Jersey - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Sparta, TN, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Jersey - Available for Rescue or Adoption 09/23/2019 Male(N), 6-7 Years Old, 75 Pounds, Akita White County Animal Shelter ...

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Tucker - Akita / Boxer Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Zanesville, OH, USA

Posted Breed: Akita / Boxer. We welcome you to our shelter to view and interact with our pets. Please feel free to ask any questions that you might have. If you are interested in...

Tucker
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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: 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: 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

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Member since: 04/29/2019

Akita Babies

Akita Dog Breeder near FISHERS, IN, USA

Akita need a welcoming and loving home. Please see one of eight puppies. More to come.

Breeds: Akita

USA FISHERS, IN, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near FISHERS, IN, USA

Member since: 07/27/2019

Tabu Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near MURRAYVILLE, GA, USA

We are a small hobby Kennel in North Georgia near Dahlonega, Ga.We have been breeding Pet and Show quality Akitas. Formerly and still known as Tabu Akitas.

Breeds: Akita

USA MURRAYVILLE, GA, USA

Tags: Akita breeder Georgia Akita Puppy Georgia

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

Member since: 12/31/2016

American Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near JACKSONVILLE, FL, USA

We are a small hobby Breeder in Jacksonville Florida. Our dogs are in our home and part of the family, not kennel dogs. We enjoy breeding and showing our akitas. We breed for...

Breeds: Akita

USA JACKSONVILLE, FL, USA

Tags: Akita Florida Akita Breeder Jacksonville FL

Member since: 02/02/2019

Society Akita

Akita Dog Breeder near RALEIGH, NC, USA

Peter Cheek mission is to be just as loyal, to the most loyal dog in the world. He is devoted to providing one of the world’s top ten guard dogs with the love and...

Breeds: Akita

USA RALEIGH, NC, USA

Tags: Akita AKC Puppies Raleigh NC

Member since: 11/10/2018

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Akita Dog Breeder near SLIGO, PA, USA

I have many puppies that I take care of and manage, I make sure they have food and water 2 times daily and play with all of them for atleast an hour a day. They are kept inside...

Breeds: Akita

USA SLIGO, PA, USA

Tags: Pennsylvania

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