The Akita (秋田犬, Akita-inu, Japanese pronunciation: [akʲita.inɯ]) is a large breed of dog originating from the mountainous regions of northern Japan.There are two separate varieties of Akita: a Japanese strain, commonly called Akita Inu (inu means dog in Japanese), or Japanese Akita and an American strain, known as the Akita or American Akita.Origin: Japan. The Akita Inu is considered a national dog of Japan and is one of seven breeds designated as a Natural Monument. The breed has had many uses, such as police and military work, a guard dog (government and civilian), a fighting dog, a hunter of bear and deer and a sled dog. The Akita Inu is a versatile hunting dog, able to hunt in inclement weather.Breed of: Dog.
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