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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

Akita Puppies for saleSee all puppies for sale

Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA. ADN-266164. Akita Puppies

Akita Puppies

$650

Akita Litter for sale in CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA

4 Akita puppies, Mom and Dad are full breed American Akita’s. Well behaved, love children, attention seekers. Mom is mostly black with white socks, white tip on tail, white...

Litter of 7
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Akita Puppy for Sale near MOUNT WASHINGTON, KY, USA. ADN-262740. Full Blooded American Akita pup

Full Blooded American Akita pup

$600*

Akita Puppy for sale in MOUNT WASHINGTON, KY, USA

If you are locate to Kentucky or surrounding areas, have a fenced in back yard and can provide training please contact us. Thanks *Please do not email or text or call if not in...

leia
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near MUNFORDVILLE, KY, USA. ADN-261310. Stunning Akita male

Stunning Akita male

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in MUNFORDVILLE, KY, USA

Tank is a beautiful tan and black male, 4 months old. Both parents have AKC Certified Pedigrees with Grand Championships and many champions in bloodlines.

Tank
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Akita Dogs for adoptionSee all dogs for adoption

Akita Dog for Adoption near St Louis, MO, USA. ADN-699669. Ryuu - Akita Dog For Adoption

Ryuu - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in St Louis, MO, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. We recently tested Ryuu's DNA, and here are his results: 25% Wooly Mammoth 25% Spectacled Bear 25% Floof-n-Poof 25% Panda Bear It's an unusual combination, we...

Ryuu
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-702328. Silvana - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Silvana - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and...

Silvana
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-702327. Keyda - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Keyda - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Manassas, VA, USA. ADN-699780. Gloria - Akita Dog For Adoption

Gloria - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Manassas, VA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Adoption Fee: $300.00. Gloria was quite the favorite at the shelter. The employees would take her out of her run and have her keep company with them in their...

Gloria
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Manassas, VA, USA. ADN-699803. Rio - Akita Dog For Adoption

Rio - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Manassas, VA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Adoption Fee: $350.00. Rio,aka Ryu, came into rescue with his companion, Cosmo. The owners turned them over because they were moving. Both dogs were pretty...

Rio
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Manassas, VA, USA. ADN-699798. Cosmo - Akita Dog For Adoption

Cosmo - Akita Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Manassas, VA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Adoption Fee: $300.00. Cosmo who was Koko came to us with his companion, Rio. The owners turned them over because they were moving. Both dogs were pretty...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Von Ormy, TX, USA. ADN-687899. Tuleta/Ariel JuM - Akita / Labrador Retriever Dog For Adoption

Tuleta/Ariel JuM - Akita / Labrador Retriever Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Von Ormy, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Akita / Labrador Retriever. THANK YOU for wanting a RESCUED DOG/PUP!!!! THEIR LIVES DEPEND ON IT!!! .yourtxrescueconnection Hope to meet you soon!!! ...

Tuleta/Ariel JuM
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-686984. Daisy/Posie - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Daisy/Posie - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and...

Daisy/Posie
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Millersville, MD, USA. ADN-640942. Bella - Adoption Pending - Congrats Danner Family! - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

Bella - Adoption Pending - Congrats Danner Family! - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Millersville, MD, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (long coat). .huskyrescueteam If you have additional questions please email infohuskyrescueteam Welcome Bella to the pack! Bella is a 5 year...

Bella - Adoption Pending - Congrats Danner Family!
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-689996. Bambi - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Bambi - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Romoland, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain social distancing requirements, appointments are required. Please EMAIL apassionforpawsgmail and...

Bambi
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Member since: 07/21/2020

American AKITA Pure breeds

Akita Dog Breeder near VERONA, PA, USA

We take pride in the Temperament & upbringing of our Akitas, providing a four generation pedigree for the parents as proof that our litters will be everything the new family...

Breeds: Akita

USA VERONA, PA, USA

Tags: Akita Puppies PA Pure Akita PA Pennsylvania American Akita

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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Tags: Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

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 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 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

Member since: 11/14/2017

Blue Tab Kennel

German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeder near WARREN, MA, USA

Blue Tab Kennel takes pride in not only breeding healthy well loved puppies but also giving the best home and care to the parents. Our facility is kept in tip top condition, we...

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog (+1)

USA WARREN, MA, USA

Tags: labs purebred puppies german shepherds labradors purebred labradors

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

Tags: breeder missouri family raised Akita Lab Poodle Golden Retrieve

Member since: 05/13/2021

Akita Puppies

Akita Dog Breeder near CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA

Both parents a full Akita, very sweet and lovable, well mannered dogs! Puppies come with AKC papers, up to date shots, deworming. These puppies are very playful and ready for...

Breeds: Akita

USA CHESAPEAKE, OH, USA

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