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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 FRESNO, OH, USA. ADN-257274. ACA Akita Puppies

ACA Akita Puppies

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

This adorable aca registered Akita puppy is looking for her forever family. She is ready to leave with her new family. She is vet checked and up to date on shots and wormer. She...

Wilma
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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257028. White Female Akita Beautiful

White Female Akita Beautiful

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a majestic white female Akita. The white Akita is truly a majestic beauty. They move with grace and prestige and command attention where ever they go. Our puppies are well...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257026. White Male Akita Beautiful

White Male Akita Beautiful

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a majestic white male Akita. The white Akita is truly a majestic beauty. They move with grace and prestige and command attention where ever they go. Our puppies are well...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257025. White Male Akita Beautiful

White Male Akita Beautiful

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a majestic white male Akita. The white Akita is truly a majestic beauty. They move with grace and prestige and command attention where ever they go. Our puppies are well...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257024. Pinto Male Akita Beautiful

Pinto Male Akita Beautiful

$1,800

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a beautiful Pinto male Akita. This boy has gorgeous markings with the brown and black spots. His blaze comes right down on top of his nose. We can't wait to see his...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257023. White Male Akita Beautiful

White Male Akita Beautiful

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a majestic white male Akita. The white Akita is truly a majestic beauty. They move with grace and prestige and command attention where ever they go. Our puppies are well...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-257013. White Female Akita Beautiful

White Female Akita Beautiful

$1,500

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

This is a majestic white female Akita. The white Akita is truly a majestic beauty. They move with grace and prestige and command attention where ever they go. Our puppies are well...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near FRESNO, OH, USA. ADN-256409. ACA Akita Puppies

ACA Akita Puppies

$1,200

Akita Puppy for sale in FRESNO, OH, USA

This adorable aca registered Akita puppy is looking for his forever family. He is ready to go to his new home. He is vet checked and up to date on shots and wormer. He comes with...

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Akita Puppy for Sale near LICKING, MO, USA. ADN-255774. Koda Male Akita

Koda Male Akita

$500*

Akita Puppy for sale in LICKING, MO, USA

Koda needs a new home! He is full of love and needs someone to give it to!! Koda is a beautiful Red/Gray with Black Overlay Akita with a gentle, playful soul. Koda is a very...

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Akita Litter of Puppies for Sale near HUTCHINSON, MN, USA. ADN-254986. Litter of 9 AKC American Akitas

Litter of 9 AKC American Akitas

$1,000

Akita Litter for sale in HUTCHINSON, MN, USA

Pure breed AKC American Akita puppies born on 4/17/2021. 6 males and 3 females. Puppies come with "limited" AKC papers so that you can register them through the AKC. They will all...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Hanford, CA, USA. ADN-669909. *MURPHY - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

*MURPHY - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat).

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Millersville, MD, USA. ADN-640942. Bella - ON HOLD - NO MORE APPLICATIONS - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

Bella - ON HOLD - NO MORE APPLICATIONS - 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...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-642007. Kane - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Kane - 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 Southampton, NY, USA. ADN-655491. ROXIE - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

ROXIE - Akita (long coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Southampton, NY, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (long coat). Please note that we can not guarantee the age, expected weight or breed of any animal. What we provide is our best estimates based on our...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-670022. Yuna - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Yuna - 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 Pampa, TX, USA. ADN-668815. Quinn Bandit 46355 - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Quinn Bandit 46355 - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Akita Dogs for adoption in Pampa, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Akita (medium coat). I’d be ever so grateful if someone would adopt me. My rowdy days are over; all I want is a quiet loving home. I’m as sweet...

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Akita Dog for Adoption near Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-652937. Jett - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Jett - 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 Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-650539. Sawyer - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Sawyer - 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 Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-666512. Howie (Courtesy Post) - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Howie (Courtesy Post) - 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 Romoland, CA, USA. ADN-663599. Princess (Boise, Idaho) - Akita (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

Princess (Boise, Idaho) - 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...

Princess (Boise, Idaho)
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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 (4)

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

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

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Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

We are excited to announce that our pet Cookie had a litter of pups on 1/17/2021!!!!!!!!! These puppies are 1/2 pug and 1/2 Beagle. They will be ready to go to their new homes on...

Breeds: Jug (+2)

USA MOUNT SOLON, VA, USA

Tags: Jug Dog Breeder near MOUNT SOLON, VA, 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

Current Ads (1)

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 (7)

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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

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

Current Ads (10)

Tags: labs purebred puppies german shepherds labradors purebred labradors

Member since: 02/02/2021

Amanirsquorsquos Akitas

Akita Dog Breeder near MEMORIAL SQUARE, GA, USA

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Breeds: Akita

USA MEMORIAL SQUARE, GA, USA

Tags: Akita Dog Breeder near MEMORIAL SQUARE, GA, USA

Member since: 01/10/2021

Forest Hill Kennel

Akita Dog Breeder near DAYTON, OH, USA

We are a family owned kennel specializing in American Akita puppies. Our facility is very clean and organized and the dogs are given a lot and attention. We concentrate on the...

Breeds: Akita

USA DAYTON, OH, USA

Tags: Akita Breeder in Ohio

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