Akita Inu

Akita Inu Breed description: Character & Co

Akita Inu Breed description: Character & Co
sleeping Akita Inu puppyAkita Inu puppy sitting on meadow
Alternate Name Akita
Origin Japan
Life expectancy 10 - 15 years
Care requirements high-maintenance
Activity level average to high
FCI group Asian Spitz and related breeds
AKC group working group
KC group utility group


  • awake
  • compliantly
  • good-natured
  • faithfully


  • Watchdog
upward looking Akita Inu puppyAkita Inu playing in the snow
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