How much does a purebred Akita cost?
between $700 to $1,600
The cost of an Akita puppy is quite high with the average cost running anywhere between $700 to $1,600. Purebred Akita puppies coming from parents who’ve won dog competitions can cost as much as $4,000.
Is an Akita a Nordic breed?
BREED GROUP 2: Spitz and Nordic Breeds Proportions: Continental Kennel Club recognizes two types within the Akita breed; the traditional Japanese and the American type.
Why you should not get an Akita?
The Akita can aggressive with other dogs and is especially prone to same-sex aggression. They’ll need socialization training to overcome these tendencies. The Akita is not a good choice for first-time dog owners. Positive socialization and consistent, firm training are essential for the Akita.
How much does an Akita Shepherd cost?
between $300 and $700
What’s the Price of Akita Shepherd Puppies? There are few dedicated Akita Shepherd breeders out there, so tracking one down can be difficult. If you do, you can expect to pay between $300 and $700 for a new puppy, although that price could go up if the dogs are specifically bred for security purposes.
What breed is Hachi dog?
The International Fame of Akita Inu One of the reasons why the Akita Inu breed gained popularity outside of Japan was the 2009 movie “Hachi: A Dog’s Tale,” turning the true Tokyo story into a family drama with Richard Gere and Joan Allen.
What breeds make a Akita?
A native Japanese breed known as Matagi (hunting dog) was used along with the Hokkaido Inu breed to mix back into the remaining Akita Inu to bring back the spitz phenotype and restore the Akita breed.
Is Akita a loyal dog?
An affectionate and loyal family member, the Akita is happy to be an only dog and can be aggressive toward other dogs outside the family. The large size of the Akita can make him difficult to control and so is not a breed suitable for everyone.
Can two Akitas live together?
As I said already though, 2 males can live together with no problems, this more often the case if you have a submissive male that will allow the other to be dominant. If you already have a male Akita and would like to rescue another, please get in contact and we can discuss the options available to you.
Is there a breed club for Akitas in the US?
I am a member of both the National Akita and Dachshund Clubs of America, as well as several local clubs. We occasionally have both show and pet puppies available, so check our pages often: Breeding Akita’s since 2004 for show and companionship with an emphasis on health and temperament.
Why breeding Akita’s?
Breeding Akita’s since 2004 for show and companionship with an emphasis on health and temperament. Breeder of the Top Winning Akita in breed history. Breeder of several All breed Best In Show winning Akita’s.
When did the Akita come to America?
Helen Keller brought the first Akita to North America in the 1930s after she was given the dog on a visit to Japan. However, it was returning servicemen who had been stationed in Japan who brought the breed back in numbers at the close of World War II. The Akita is dignified and reserved, but courageous.
How many Akitas are there in the world with CD titles?
Breeder of more than 10 Akitas with CD obedience titles, and some with CDX, Lure coursing, advanced CGC titles, Temperament Test titles, and Therapy. We are a small kennel located just north of Music City. Our dogs are active in the conformation ring as well as performance sports fields.