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American Akita | Large dog breeds

Height at withers: Males reach between 66 and 71 cm at the withers, and females less than 5 cm

  Coat: Any color including white brindle or pinto (white background with more than half his body colored)

  Average life: between ten and fifteen years

Character: dominant, loyal and territorial

Relationship with Children: good

Relationship with other dogs, does not get along with other dominant dogs

American Akita power: about 600 g. complete dry food

Fix: small, regular brushing

Maintenance Cost: high

  Overall: Large Dog Breeds

Classification according to the AKC: Group 3: Working Dogs

Classification according to FCI: Group 5 Spitz and primitive type> Asian Spitz and related breeds