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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 Puppy for Sale near FREEDOM, IN, USA. ADN-549500. Akita puppy named Tippy

Akita puppy named Tippy

$600

Akita Puppy for sale in FREEDOM, IN, USA

This puppy is ready for his forever home he was born 20th of October 2022. His mom and dad are both AKC registered Akitas although he will not have papers with him. He has had a...

Tippy
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Akita Puppy for Sale near FREEDOM, IN, USA. ADN-549497. Akita puppy named Spot

Akita puppy named Spot

$600

Akita Puppy for sale in FREEDOM, IN, USA

This puppy is ready for his forever home he was born 20th of October 2022. His mom and dad are both AKC registered Akitas although he will not have papers with him. He has had a...

Spot
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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near BIRON, WI, USA. ADN-548919. Purebred Akitas

Purebred Akitas

$1,800

Akita Litter for sale in BIRON, WI, USA

Sweet mellow beautiful Akita Pups

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Akita Puppy for Sale near INGLIS, FL, USA. ADN-546249. Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

$600

Akita Puppy for sale in INGLIS, FL, USA

Female Akita... Little Girl. She is a lover.

Little Gurl
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Akita Puppy for Sale near INGLIS, FL, USA. ADN-542470. Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

$600

Akita Puppy for sale in INGLIS, FL, USA

Male Akita. Great peronality.

Harry Potter
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Akita Puppy for Sale near LAKEBAY, WA, USA. ADN-540476. Female Akita Puppykiko

Female Akita Puppykiko

$2,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LAKEBAY, WA, USA

Female purebred akita

Kiko
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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near CAPE CORAL, FL, USA. ADN-539915. 239 Sun Shine Akita

239 Sun Shine Akita

$2,500

Akita Litter for sale in CAPE CORAL, FL, USA

We work hard to produce healthy, well-rounded Akita puppies that will make others as happy as our dogs have made us! We are dedicated to always providing our buyers and our...

Litter of 3
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Akita Puppy for Sale near INGLIS, FL, USA. ADN-539629. Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

$900*

Akita Puppy for sale in INGLIS, FL, USA

Full Black Mask Black/ White/Grey Female We do accept credit cards

Little Sake
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Akita Puppy for Sale near INGLIS, FL, USA. ADN-539628. Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

Elite American Akitas we accept credit cards

$600*

Akita Puppy for sale in INGLIS, FL, USA

Spunky female, full of energy and love. We accept credit cards.

Heart
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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near CARTHAGE, NC, USA. ADN-538892. Cotton and Peabodys Litter

Cotton and Peabodys Litter

$1,500*

Akita Litter for sale in CARTHAGE, NC, USA

The puppies in this litter are from AKC Registered parents and can also be registered with the AKC. Make sure to do research on this breed, and how it might fit your lifestyle...

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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.

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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

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

Ping - Akita Dog For Adoption

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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

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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...

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

ZEUS - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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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
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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
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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
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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

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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
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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
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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: 08/16/2022

Stunning purebred Akita pups

Akita Dog Breeder near STRAFFORD, MO, USA

Akitas have been in my family for 17 years. I bred them for about 5 years. After my favorite dog in the world passed away from old age, I was able to find one of his offspring...

Breeds: Akita

USA STRAFFORD, MO, USA

Tags: Akita pup Pure bred akita American akita Adorable puppy

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: 05/06/2022

Plasse Akita Puppies

Akita Dog Breeder near ELLINGTON, MO, USA

Akita owners for over 25 years!!! Our fury family babies are of extremely calm temperment because they are socialized daily from birth until they go to their new homes. We only...

Breeds: Akita

USA ELLINGTON, MO, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Akita, Akita puppies

Member since: 01/04/2023

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Akita Dog Breeder near COPENHAGEN, NY, USA

We have 2 beautiful pure bred puppy akitas left 1 boy 1 girl and one male pending. If you have any questions please contact myself Cassaundra 315-771-0786 or by email...

Breeds: Akita

USA COPENHAGEN, NY, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near COPENHAGEN, NY, USA

Member since: 01/17/2023

239 Sun Shine Akita

Akita Dog Breeder near CAPE CORAL, FL, USA

We work hard to produce healthy, well-rounded Akita puppies that will make others as happy as our dogs have made us! We are dedicated to always providing our buyers and our...

Breeds: Akita

USA CAPE CORAL, FL, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near CAPE CORAL, FL, USA

Member since: 10/30/2018

Carters Guardian Akitas And Corgis LLC

Akita Dog Breeder near INGLIS, FL, USA

Carter's Guardian Akita's and Corgi's LLC is a small family ran operation. We love and treat all of our dogs as if they are direct members of the family. We raise Elite AKC...

Breeds: Akita (+1)

USA INGLIS, FL, USA

Current Ads (12)

Tags: Akita Puppy AKC American Akita Champion Lines Pembroke Welsh Corgi Corgi

Member since: 05/10/2022

khshibas

Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near MAXWELL, NM, USA

WE LIVE IN THE MOUNTIAN OF NEW MEXICO. ARE ADULT DOGS HAVE BEEN GENTIC TESTED TO HAVE HEALTH PUPPIES. WE RAISE SHIBAS INU AND RAISE AKITAS WE START WITH THERE HEALTH TO HAVE HAPPY...

Breeds: Shiba Inu (+1)

USA MAXWELL, NM, USA

Tags: Shiba Inu Dog Breeder near MAXWELL, NM, USA

Member since: 12/10/2022

Day Dream Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near NEWBERRY, MI, USA

Raising in home under foot,OFA health tested, AKC conformation Champion parents (for over 20 years) it’s more then a passion it’s a way of life. We understand...

Breeds: Akita (+1)

USA NEWBERRY, MI, USA

Current Ads (1)

Tags: Available American Akita also Available shiba inu

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

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

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