The Akita is an enormous type of canine beginning from the rugged districts of northern Japan. There are two separate assortments of Akita: a Japanese strain, normally called Akita Inu or Japanese Akita, and an American strain, known as the Akita or American Akita.
Scientific Name: Canis lupus familiaris
Temperament: The Akita is an intense and stubborn canine, normally careful about outsiders however amazingly faithful to their family. They are ready, keen, and brave.
Colors: White, Brindle, Red Fawn, Sesame
Lifespan: 10 – 15 years
Size: Males- 26 to 28 inches & 85 to 130 pounds
Females- 24 to 26 inches & 70 to 110 pounds.