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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 P C BEACH, FL, USA. ADN-441219. Debbie

Debbie

$1,000

Akita Litter for sale in P C BEACH, FL, USA

6 week old puppies. I have 1 male and 3 females. Bred from a champion bloodline. All are heathy and will have all shots

Litter of 4
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near Corbeanca, Ilfov, Romainia. ADN-437367. Akita Inu Special Puppies

Akita Inu Special Puppies

$1,000

Akita Puppy for sale in Corbeanca, Ilfov, Romainia

We are so excited to announce our latest Japanese Akita litter, a breed that we have been admiring and raising for many years now for their devotion, affection and...

Litter of 5
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near PICKENS, SC, USA. ADN-436721. Japanese Akita Inu babies

Japanese Akita Inu babies

$2,200

Akita Puppy for sale in PICKENS, SC, USA

We are pleased to announce our beautiful litter of red Japanese Akita Inus. Parents are health tested and have exceptional temperaments. Our pups are raised in our home and well...

Litter of 4
Akita
Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near FONTANA, CA, USA. ADN-434114. Purebred Akita Pups For Sale

Purebred Akita Pups For Sale

$1,800

Akita Litter for sale in FONTANA, CA, USA

We are a personal seller of a small litter of American Akitas. There are 3 male, 2 female remaining. $500 deposit (to hold your pup), and then $1300 upon pick up; or $1800 all at...

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Akita
Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near General Toshevo, Dobrich, Bulgaria. ADN-431642. Japanese Akita puppies

Japanese Akita puppies

$1,600

Akita Litter for sale in General Toshevo, Dobrich, Bulgaria

Absolutely gorgeous Akita litter in Hachimantai kennel (.facebook/AkitaHachimantai) out of Multichampion Hoshi Boshi Go from Hachimantai Pedigree:...

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Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near FRESNO, OH, USA. ADN-428095. AKC Akita Puppy

AKC Akita Puppy

$1,100

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

These adorable akc registered Akita puppies are looking for their forever family. They are ready to leave. She is vet checked and up to date on shots and wormer. They come with a...

Litter of 8
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near MIAMISBURG, OH, USA. ADN-427675. Two pure bred Female Akitas for sale

Two pure bred Female Akitas for sale

$750

Akita Puppy for sale in MIAMISBURG, OH, USA

We have two 8 week old puppies remaining from our litter of 8. Dam is AKC registered, 3 1/2 year old. This is her first litter. Stud is 2 year old pure bred Akita. Both parents...

Litter of 2
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near FORT WORTH, TX, USA. ADN-427170. Akita

Akita

$1,500*

Akita Puppy for sale in FORT WORTH, TX, USA

Champion bloodline Akita. Litter of 8. Born May 14th, 2022. 6 male, 2 female. 8 weeks old Parents are ACA and CKC registered.

Marley
Akita
Akita Puppy for Sale near INDIANAPOLIS, IN, USA. ADN-424656. 11 Akita Puppies in Indianapolis

11 Akita Puppies in Indianapolis

$1,500*

Akita Puppy for sale in INDIANAPOLIS, IN, USA

11 wonderful pure-bred Akita puppies, located in Indianapolis. Both parents on premises. Puppies born July 6. Serious inquiries only contact me at (317) 909-5391.

Litter of 11
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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near ELLINGTON, MO, USA. ADN-423088. Plasse Akita Puppies

Plasse Akita Puppies

$1,000*

Akita Litter for sale in ELLINGTON, MO, USA

6 Puppies born 5/5/2022 (5 males & 1 female) Female left 1.5k Both Parents AKC registered and are gentle, compassionate and so very loving to our 3 year old...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Atlanta, GA, USA. ADN-1047295. BABY KEEM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

BABY KEEM - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Atlanta, GA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). I've been Pre-Adopted! Please check out my other adoptable friends.

BABY KEEM
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Center Township, PA, USA. ADN-1040699. WIND - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

WIND - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Center Township, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Hello, my name is Wind! I was surrendered to the shelter on 6/9/22. I'm doing well here at the shelter. I do behave as the staff would typically...

WIND
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Salinas, CA, USA. ADN-1046525. Ping - Akita Dog For Adoption

Ping - Akita Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Salinas, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Hi, my name is Ping. Guess what? I would love to go home with you! I am a playful dog who loves to go on walks and play on the beach! I would prefer to live...

Ping
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Akita Dog for Adoption near Landenberg, PA, USA. ADN-1022173. Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Ziggy - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

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...

Ziggy
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Brighton, CO, USA. ADN-1040569. ZEUS - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

ZEUS - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Brighton, CO, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). Meet Zeus! *Zeus is currently in foster waiting his for his forever home! Schedule a time to meet this amazing Akita! *Will need an experienced...

ZEUS
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Dedham, MA, USA. ADN-1044410. MADDIE - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

MADDIE - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Dedham, MA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). MEET Maddie + Oliver! *A bonded pair!* Maddie and Oliver are an adorable bonded pair of large dogs that are looking for their forever home!...

MADDIE
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Dedham, MA, USA. ADN-1044409. OLIVER - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

OLIVER - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Dedham, MA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). MEET Maddie + Oliver! *A bonded pair!* Maddie and Oliver are an adorable bonded pair of large dogs that are looking for their forever home!...

OLIVER
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Show Low, AZ, USA. ADN-1022115. Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

Bear - Akita / Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Show Low, AZ, USA

Posted Breed: Akita / Pit Bull Terrier. Pet Allies in Show Low AZ Bear is a 5 year old male Akita, and weights 70 pounds. He was left chained up to the chain link fence in front...

Bear
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Easton, PA, USA. ADN-1025640. Ronin - Akita Dog For Adoption

Ronin - Akita Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Easton, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Akita. Hey there, I'm Ronin! I'm looking for a new family to call my own. At first I may ignore you, but I just need time to open up. It took me a while to warm up...

Ronin
Akita
Akita Dog for Adoption near Rowayton, CT, USA. ADN-1040674. TINA Adult Akita in Kill Shelter - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

TINA Adult Akita in Kill Shelter - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in Rowayton, CT, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (long coat). Tina (A278122) Female, Estimated 7 years old HW – NEGATIVE She has PASSED her dog test! This beautiful adult lady is...

TINA Adult Akita in Kill Shelter
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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 (1)

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

Member since: 04/21/2022

Lone Star Coast Kennels

Akita Dog Breeder near VIDOR, TX, USA

L.S.C. Kennels highly value our Akita fur babies and want them to go to the best homes. Our babies are raised with our family and friends until they are ready to become a part of...

Breeds: Akita

USA VIDOR, TX, USA

Tags: puppies american akita japanese akita akita large size

Member since: 08/01/2022

Wolf Point Kennel

Siberian Husky Dog Breeder near Corbeanca, Ilfov, Romainia

Wolf Point Kennel was founded back in the 1990s with a true passion for maintaining well-bred and purebred dogs. Since then, every day, we raise our dogs as part of the family...

Breeds: Siberian Husky (+3)

Romainia Corbeanca, Ilfov, Romainia

Current Ads (2)

Tags: breeder siberianhusky americanakita akita japaneseakita akitainu shibainu norwegianelkhound puppies

Member since: 06/30/2022

Sierra Mountain Alaskan Malamutes and Akitas

Alaskan Malamute Dog Breeder near PICKENS, SC, USA

We breed Alaskan Malamutes and Akitas who are health tested and meet the AKC breed standards. Our goal is to improve on structure and temperament. All of our dogs and puppies are...

Breeds: Alaskan Malamute (+1)

USA PICKENS, SC, USA

Current Ads (2)

Tags: Alaskan malamute Akita Japanese Akita Inu

Member since: 06/21/2022

Tripple Fam

Akita Dog Breeder near ARLINGTON, TX, USA

We’re a happy dog family with 11 members. 4 Japanese akita, 4 corgis and 3 chihuahuas AKC registered

Breeds: Akita (+2)

USA ARLINGTON, TX, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near ARLINGTON, TX, USA

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 experienced 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...

Breeds: Akita

USA UNION CITY, GA, USA

Tags: Akita

Member since: 01/13/2022

Gretchens Guardians

Akita Dog Breeder near CONROE, TX, USA

We will have regular coat with a possibility of Long coats with a multitude of Colors. Our pups will always come with AKC papers, UTD on shots, dewormed from 2 weeks on, and...

Breeds: Akita

USA CONROE, TX, USA

Tags: Akita inu american bear pinto black mask akc

Member since: 01/13/2022

Sams Kennel

French Bulldog Dog Breeder near LITTLEROCK, CA, USA

Longtime animal lover and dog breeder based in Southern California.

Breeds: French Bulldog (+3)

USA LITTLEROCK, CA, USA

Tags: bulldog retriever doberman akita purebred california

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