Akita Question

What is the difference between an american akita and a japanese akita


What is the difference between an american akita and a japanese akita

    In Akita - Asked by Anonymous - 5/10/2012 3:45:13 AM
the breed was split in 2005 because of size difference, the american akita is alot stronger and muscular while the japanese akita is alot smaller and petite american akita's have masks on there faces while a japanese doesnt, i have 4 akitas myself 2 boys 2 girls
    Answered by Anonymous - 5/15/2012 3:06:16 PM


Not all American Akitas are large. My female just barely reaches the minimum height and only weighs about 80 lbs. But generally that is the difference between the two
    Answered by Anonymous - 8/31/2012 6:17:09 PM


The japanese do not consider long haired akita's true akita's
    Answered by Anonymous - 11/2/2012 4:14:24 PM