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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 INDIANAPOLIS, IN, USA. ADN-468383. 7 Akita Puppies in Indianapolis

7 Akita Puppies in Indianapolis

$850*

Akita Puppy for sale in INDIANAPOLIS, IN, USA

7 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.

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near GREELEY, CO, USA. ADN-467420. Purebred American Akita Puppies including WOOLIES

Purebred American Akita Puppies including WOOLIES

$1,200*

Akita Litter for sale in GREELEY, CO, USA

We have been blessed with a litter of 5 American Akitas including three **WOOLIES**!! We have 3 females (one female is a woolie) and 2 males (both woolies). We require a $500...

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near LINCOLNTON, NC, USA. ADN-466793. AKC Registered American Akita

AKC Registered American Akita

$1,000

Akita Litter for sale in LINCOLNTON, NC, USA

AKC registered American Akita pups born 8/11/22. We currently have 6 puppies left. 3 tricolor males, 1 tricolor female, 2 solid white females.

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Akita Puppy for Sale near AIRVILLE, PA, USA. ADN-466177. Sweet Akita Puppy

Sweet Akita Puppy

$595

Akita Puppy for sale in AIRVILLE, PA, USA

Alana is an adorable little girl! Happy to see you, playful and full of kisses! She is used to children and quite social. She is looking for a family who will love her and...

Alana
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Akita Puppy for Sale near AIRVILLE, PA, USA. ADN-466175. Sweet Akita Puppy

Sweet Akita Puppy

$595

Akita Puppy for sale in AIRVILLE, PA, USA

Ainsley is an adorable little girl! Happy to see you, playful and full of kisses! She is used to children and quite social. She is looking for a family who will love her and...

Ainsley
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Akita Puppy for Sale near AIRVILLE, PA, USA. ADN-466173. Sweet Akita Puppy

Sweet Akita Puppy

$595

Akita Puppy for sale in AIRVILLE, PA, USA

Adelle is an adorable little girl! Happy to see you, playful and full of kisses! She is used to children and quite social. She is looking for a family who will love her and...

Adelle
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Akita Puppy for Sale near AIRVILLE, PA, USA. ADN-466172. Sweet Akita Puppy

Sweet Akita Puppy

$595

Akita Puppy for sale in AIRVILLE, PA, USA

Abriana is an adorable little girl! Happy to see you, playful and full of kisses! She is used to children and quite social. She is looking for a family who will love her and...

Abriana
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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near ARLINGTON, TX, USA. ADN-462145. Full blood Akita INU with champion blood line

Full blood Akita INU with champion blood line

$1,800

Akita Litter for sale in ARLINGTON, TX, USA

Hello we have a new litter with 4 boys and 4 girls of Japanese akita inu . 2 white girls 2 red and white boys 2 red brindle girls and 2 red brindle boys

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near SHELBY, NC, USA. ADN-456511. Akita Puppies

Akita Puppies

$1,200

Akita Litter for sale in SHELBY, NC, USA

1 Male & 1 Female Akita puppy for sale. Parents are champion bloodline. Vet and Health Certificate provided with purchase. Unlimited registration.

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near MECHANICSBURG, PA, USA. ADN-455440. Kaias Akitas

Kaias Akitas

$250*

Akita Litter for sale in MECHANICSBURG, PA, USA

These are one of a kind Akita puppies! Looking for forever homes! They have relaxed demeanors, like their mother and father, who are our family pets. They are checked by a vet and...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near LONGVIEW, TX, USA. ADN-462407. AKC TRIO

AKC TRIO

For Adoption

Akita Dogs for adoption in LONGVIEW, TX, USA

2females 1 male together. Spent 2500 per dog. Can't keep them due to personal reasons.

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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

For Adoption

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
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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
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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

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
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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

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
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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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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: 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

Current Ads (1)

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

Member since: 12/30/2021

Top Notch Akitas LLC

Akita Dog Breeder near COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, USA

Dog breeding

Breeds: Akita

USA COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, USA

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