When looking for an Akita to add to your family, the
most important thing to keep in mind is the temperament of your puppy is
dependent on the breeder's integrity! You need to see the puppies
interact within their litter (pack) and you need to see the parents.
The mother should be approachable and your breeder should demonstrate
knowledge about Akitas.
Here are two websites that will guide you through your
search for an Akita puppy:
Akita Rescue Society of America
If you are open to adopting an adult Akita, contact
the Akita Rescue in your area. These people know the breed and
have evaluated all of the dogs they have available for adoption.
You'll find a list of the reputable rescues at the
Akita Club of
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