December, 2017: One of the real joys of the Holiday Sea-son is the opportunity to say “Thank You” and wish you the very best for the New Year. I hope everyone has a fantastic Holiday and a safe and pros-perous New Year. I know I am looking forward to putting 2017 behind and hoping for a better 2018. I know for me, the loss of several friends who were taken far too soon, made me re-alize just how short and precious life can be.
As you celebrate the holidays and ring in the New Year with your friends and family, please remember to renew your ACA Membership. Read More
ACA Rescue - We Have The Best Support Around
Akita Club of America Rescue (ACAR) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit. ACAR existed as a fund-raising committee of the Akita Club of America for many years. In 2017, it reorganized and became a separate not-for-profit organization. The IRS approved and designated ACAR as a 501(c)3 in September and the organization began operations.
The Akita Club of America Rescue mission is to generate and distribute financial and education assistance to hands-on ACA approved rescues.
We believe that rescue volunteers & all Akitas have inherent worth & deserve our help.
We believe that we have a responsibility to our communities & our breed to provide accurate, honest, educational materials about Akitas.
We believe integrity is the cornerstone of breed rescue
We believe treating people fairly, ethically, honestly & in a caring manner is vital to the success of this committee.
We believe in promoting ethical breeding practices & teaching responsible ownership.
We believe we are mandated to work together in planning, setting goals & standards, & fund raising to support the work of rescuing Akitas.