Akita (dug)

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Akita
Akita Collage.png
American style Akitas (left) an Japanese style Akitas (richt)
Ither names Akita ken, Japanese Akita, American Akita, Great Japanese Dug (Obsolete)
Kintra o origin Japan
Traits
Weight Male Japanese: 70–85 pounds (32–39 kg); American: 100–145 pounds (45–66 kg)
Female Japanese: 50–65 pounds (23–29 kg); American: 80–120 pounds (36–54 kg)
Height Male Japanese: 64–70 cm (25 ¼–27 ½ in); American: 26–28 inches (66–71 cm)
Female Japanese: 58–64 cm (22 ¾–25 ¼ in); American: 24–26 inches (61–66 cm)
Coat Japanese: Triple coat; American: Double coat
Color Japanese: Reid, brindle, or white, aw wi white fur on the ventral auries o the dug (genetics variants can include black & grey )(urajiro); American: Aw sable colours uisually wi black mask an pinto markins
Litter size 3–12 puppies, avg. 7–8
Life span 10 years[1]
Dug (Canis lupus familiaris)

The Akita (秋田犬 Akita-inu?) is a lairge spitz breed o dug oreeginatin frae the muntainous northren regions o Japan.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Cassidy, Kelly M. (February 2008). "Breed Longevity Data". Retrieved September 18, 2012.