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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 FRESNO, OH, USA. ADN-311737. ACA Akita Puppies

ACA Akita Puppies

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

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

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FAIRFIELD, MT, USA. ADN-310650. AKC 5 week old Akita puppies

AKC 5 week old Akita puppies

$2,000

Akita Puppy for sale in FAIRFIELD, MT, USA

Beautiful, family raised puppies. 3 Males and 2 Females. Ready to go week before Christmas, December 16, 2021. They will make perfect Chrstmas gifts. Will be vet checked, and have...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near BERNALILLO, NM, USA. ADN-309896. Purebred Akita Puppies

Purebred Akita Puppies

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in BERNALILLO, NM, USA

5 week old Akita puppies. Will be ready for new home December 16th Christmas puppies!! 1200$ call/text Brandon 505-615-6369

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA. ADN-308172. Litter of 10

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$900

Akita Litter for sale in CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA

Cali and Koda's Second litter! 3 Males and 7 Females available 100$ NON refundable deposit, will go to total price of puppy. Will not hold longer than 72 hours unless...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307878. Brown Collar Beautiful Boy

Brown Collar Beautiful Boy

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is one handsome little man! He is a brown and white pinto with a white blaze. He will have a big bear head just like his mommy and daddy. We just love his markings. We take...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307862. Black Collar Beautiful Boy

Black Collar Beautiful Boy

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a gorgeous boy! Brown and white pinto w/blaze. He has a beautiful brown coloring that will be outlined with black when he gets older. He has beautiful markings! He will...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307855. Blue Collar Beautiful Markings

Blue Collar Beautiful Markings

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

Look at this gorgeous girl with black head and black spot on her back. She has a tiny white spot on her nose. She will be one gorgeous baby girl! If she is anything like her...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307832. Yellow Collar Beautiful Markings

Yellow Collar Beautiful Markings

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This gorgeous girl will be the talk of the town! She has an every so slight white mark on her nose and a thick black band around her middle with additional white accents. If she...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307830. Purple Collar Beautiful Markings

Purple Collar Beautiful Markings

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This beautiful girl has very unique markings with the two white spots on her back and the black ring on her tail. She has a slight blaze which could go away or become smaller as...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-307808. Blaze Gorgeous Boy Unique Color of Coat

Blaze Gorgeous Boy Unique Color of Coat

$1,600

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This gorgeous boy has a very unique coloring to his coat; he has a silver underlay with a red tip over coat. He has a huge bear head just like his daddy. He has a perfect blaze...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Palmetto, FL, USA. ADN-865014. EBONY - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

EBONY - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat).

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Aurora, CO, USA. ADN-864957. DAMO - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

DAMO - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Weighing in at 134 lbs., I'm a big boy that is looking for someone that can handle me and is knowledgable about my breed. I love to go on walks...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Show Low, AZ, USA. ADN-857465. Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita / Pit Bull Terrier. Pet Allies in Show Low AZ Bear was left chained up to the chain link fence in front of the shelter. At the time the gates were open and...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-853040. Marshall - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Marshall - 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-815140. Fred and Ginger - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Fred and Ginger - 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 St Louis, MO, USA. ADN-855400. Piper - Akita / Cattle Dog Dog For Adoption

Piper - Akita / Cattle Dog Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in St Louis, MO, USA

Posted Breed: Akita / Cattle Dog. How much do we love Piper? To infinity and beyond. She came into the shelter with her 5 newborn puppies after having lived outside under a boat...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Landenberg, PA, USA. ADN-858461. Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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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...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-854724. Lightning - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

Lightning - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (long 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 Brighton, CO, USA. ADN-838828. *CRISP - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

*CRISP - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Brighton, CO, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Meet Crisp! *Breed experienced owner required. *Walks great on leash! *Stoic and independent *Needs slow introductions and would enjoy a quiet...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-815614. Bearington - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Bearington - 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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Member since: 09/14/2020

Crews American Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near REEDS SPRING, MO, USA

Home raised American akitas. Our puppies are raised in our home around our family. Our male and female are personal pets and we take a lot of pride into how we raise our litters....

Breeds: Akita

USA REEDS SPRING, 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

Current Ads (2)

Tags: Akita puppies in Ohio Purebred Akitas Akita AKC Akita puppies ACA Akita puppies

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: 08/16/2016

JUG Puppies

Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

We are excited to announce that our pet Cocoa had a litter of pups on 4/16/2021!!!!!!!!! These puppies are 3/4 pug and 1/4 Jack Russel. They will be ready to go to their new...

Breeds: Jug (+2)

USA MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

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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

Current Ads (6)

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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

Tags: Akita

Member since: 12/07/2019

Akita puppies AKC

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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