Akita character
Character traits of this unique dog are not at all difficult to describe, since they are inherent only in Akita and have been preserved by it for many centuries. The…

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Dog Breeds: Shiba Inu. Miracle from the Land of the Rising Sun
Continuing my stories about the most interesting dogs, I cannot but introduce you to the rarest breed recognized in Japan as a national treasure. There was a great desire to…

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Brief description of the breed
Akita Inu is a large and noble breed of dog that was originally used to protect the royal family and nobles of feudal Japan. Also dogs were used for hunting…

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dogs of this breed

Akita Dogs

In late November 1923, a Akita Inu puppy was born on the outskirts of the Japanese town of Odate (Akita Prefecture). Strictly speaking, he later became a puppy of this particular breed, and at that time few people thought about its name in Japan. Soon, the puppy was sent a thousand kilometers to the Tokyo suburb of Sibuy, to a new owner, Professor Eisaburo Ueno of Tokyo Imperial University. The new pet was his eighth dog and was given the name Hachi, or Hachiko (in Japanese, “hachi” denotes the number eight). Continue reading

Colors Akita Inu, Siba Inu and BLA

Recently, the breed began to gain popularity, there were already several “About Breed” on Picaba, only there were not only Akita, but also BYAS (Am. Akita), Siba-Inu.
So let me tell you about Akita a little more than in these articles and show how easy it is to distinguish such breeds at least in color.The Akita breed is characterized by only three basic colors, which are approved by the breed standard: Auburn, White and Tiger. The red pigment can be different, from a very light “sesame” to saturated red. Continue reading

Akita Inu – Japanese Pride

Akita Inu – Japanese pride and a symbol of loyalty. This dog combines the most amazing traits. A calm and moderately proud breed will be a loyal friend and reliable protector for its owner.

During the Second World War, the Akita Inu breed was on the verge of extermination because only shepherd dogs were left from the list of large dogs. Locals hid akits in their homes to preserve a unique breed. Continue reading

What is the optimal diet for a dog's biological needs?
Veterinary experts say: proper nutrition that meets the natural, age and individual needs of the dog - a guarantee of health and long life. Dogs from nature - predators. The…

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Hachiko - the real story
The Akita Inu dog is the main character in the film Hachiko Story. Good, everyone knows, at least, the American remake of a popular Japanese film, with Richard Gere in…

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At what age to buy a puppy?
All your life you dream to buy a dog, since childhood you dreamed that one day you will get a faithful friend for a birthday or good behavior, but your…

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7 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE FAMOUS JAPANESE BREED OF DOGS AKITA-INU
Fact 1 - Akita Inu Akita Inu dogs, as well as a variety of objects depicting them, in the Land of the Rising Sun symbolize well-being, good health and family…

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