Pure Breed Akita
Look for the Signs of a Pure Breed Akita
There are two kinds of akita, the Japanese and American akita. The main differences in appearance between the two include:
The Japanese akita has a larger stature and grows to be taller than the American akita. While both will grow to a large size, the Japanese akita will typically grow to be between 24 and 26 inches tall.
A Japanese akita must have a three generation pedigree of recognized dogs in order to be recognized as purebred.
American akita dogs may be a cross of the Japanese and American breeds, while a Japanese pure breed akita can only have parentage from Japanese akitas.
If you want to be sure the dog you bring home is a pure breed akita, choose one from a reputable, dependable breeder like Yamawaru Kensha. Every Akita Dog for Sale from us is a purebreed ready for a good home.