We had a big month in September with the 2019 ACA National Specialty held in Westminster, Colorado. With it now in our Akita history books, I want to congratulate all Specialty winners and participants. It was an outstanding week with many achievements across the Akita community. We were thrilled with the stunning conformation of Akitas who were from not only coast to coast in the United States, but also from international locations. Balancing conformation, our Akitas demonstrated their versatility and range in Rally, Obedience, Tricks, and AKC’s Canine Good Citizen achievements. I could not be prouder of a group who came together under one banner to support our beloved breed, the Akita. Read More
ACA Rescue - We Have The Best Support Around
The Akita Club of America Rescue has existed as a fund-raising committee of the Akita Club of America for many years. In 2017, it reorganized as a separate not-for-profit organization, now known as ACAR. The IRS approved and designated ACAR as a 501(c)3 in September, 2017 and the organization began operations.
ACAR Mission Statement
ACAR's 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.