The Akita is a powerful, double-coated dog with a long history in Japan. They are renowned for their honour, bravery, and devotion.

If the Akita Inu receives enough exercise, it will adapt to living in an apartment well. It thrives in a spacious yard and is moderately active indoors.

This breed is good for children because it is considered to be playful, vivacious, and loving towards them.

To stay in fit, the Akita Inu requires regular, moderate activity. It ought to be used for lengthy daily strolls.


Male: 26-28 inches (66-71 cm) Female: 24-26 inches (61-66 cm)


Male: 75-120 pounds (34-54 kg) Female: 75-110 pounds (34-50 kg)




Alert Courageous Dignified Docile Friendly Intelligent Responsive

Life span

10-14 years

akita first time owner good or bad ?

The Akita is not a good choice for first-time dog owners.