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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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Pure Bred Akita Puppies

$750

Akita Puppy for sale in STANLEY, ND, USA

Fluffy, adorable and playful. Full Blooded Akita puppies! These puppies are three weeks old. They will be ready for their new homes the weekend before Christmas. Akitas are easy...

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Akita puppies

$800

Akita Puppy for sale in CASTLE ROCK, CO, USA

Akita puppies. First round of shots given. Almost potty trained. Sweet and lovable puppies.

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American Akita Puppies

$700*

Akita Litter for sale in BELOIT, WI, USA

Will come with first shots and deworming. Deposit of $200 which will be taken off of full price.

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AKC AMERICAN AKITAS

$1,600

Akita Litter for sale in BIRMINGHAM, AL, USA

WE HAVE 1 MALE AND 4 FEMALE AMERICAN AKITAS THAT ARE AKC REGISTERED. BOTH PARENTS HAVE ALL REQUIRED HEALTH CERTIFICATIONS REQUESTED BY THE PARENT CLUB. WE HAVE DETAILED RECORDS OF...

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AKC Registered Akita pups

$400*

Akita Puppy for sale in MISSION, TX, USA

Gorgeous pups born 9.6.2019; two females left for sale.

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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. They are ready to go home with their forever family December 23 just in time for Christmas! They...

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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$995

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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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$995

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,...

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AKC Akita Puppy Champion bloodlines

$995

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,...

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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). 104 lb teddy bear once you earn his trust Matoskah means white bear, and he IS. Happy to have paws on the ground at #AkitaRanch, this big boy...

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Anzu - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Foster Anzu is just the cutest thing. She is a petite five YO Japanese Akita who happens to be blind. She is very polite but does love to get...

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Zoe - Akita (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (short coat). Owner is rehoming her Akita due to moving for a new duty station with the Navy. Zoe is 4 yrs old and currently on her second home. Current...

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Terrian - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Austin, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Wait till you hear all about Terrian, whose foster mom states "this handsome boy is a dream. Here we go: Terrian is house trained, crate trained, and can...

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Akari - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Griffin, GA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). ADOPTION APPLICTAION: pregnantdogrescue/dog-adoption-application/ A Cool well rounded Gal! Akari is a 3yr old approx 80lb female Akita we...

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Missandei - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). 92 lbs - wants to be an only child Missandei wants a safe, happy place to call home. She is a very friendly girl that loves people....

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Kali - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). We have not been graced with her presence for very long. But Kali is very sweet towards humans and very energetic with other dogs. She is a...

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Oakley - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). 86 lb Akita boys can still be sensitive Oakley says there's not a word yet for FRIENDS who've just met. He had an injury to his right ear, but...

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Diamond - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). 11 month old female, 58 lbs Diamond spent most of her life trapped in a crate and apparently starved. When she arrived at the ranch she...

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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). 90 lb pinto seeking forever home Ciro thinks that happiness is a byproduct of other activities...Adopt him and he'll show you? Ciro...

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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: 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: 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

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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: 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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