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The Akita

2018-08-28T15:53:42-07:00

Welcome to the Akita, a companion dog experience like no other. Whether your goal is a family pet, a show dog, or obedience competition, we are excited about your [...]

Akita Breed Facts

2018-08-28T15:53:31-07:00

Read up on what makes an Akita an Akita and whether this is the dog for you!! (courtesy of the Akita Club of America Public Education Committee) 1. Why [...]

Living With An Akita

2017-01-23T21:59:11-07:00

Edited by Akita Club of America Public Education Committe Member, Elea Warf. Akitas originated in Japan where they are a natural monument. The Akita's proud heritage includes hunting large [...]

Helen Keller

2017-01-17T13:26:18-07:00

When Keller visited Akita Prefecture in Japan in July 1937, she inquired about Hachikō, the famed Akita dog that had died in 1935. She told a Japanese person that [...]

HACHIKŌ

2017-01-17T12:05:40-07:00

Hachikō (ハチ公, November 10, 1923 – March 8, 1935), known in Japanese as chūken Hachikō (忠犬ハチ公 "faithful dog Hachikō" ['hachi' meaning 'eight', a number referring to the dog's birth [...]

What Is A Rescue Dog

2019-06-19T14:29:53-07:00

What Is A Rescue Dog Fanciers of Akitas were among the first groups to realize that shelters and humane organizations needed help. They organized to rescue Akitas that needed [...]

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