How much does a baby Akita dog cost?

How much does a baby Akita dog cost?

The cost of an Akita puppy is quite high. The average Akita dog price would be anywhere between $700 to $1,600. Purebred Akita puppies coming from parents who’ve won dog competitions can cost as much as $4,000. Akita puppies should always be purchased from reputable breeders and come fully vetted and microchipped.

Is an Akita a good family dog?

For families with older children, Akitas can be excellent family dogs. If your kids are old enough to understand how to treat a dog, an Akita will make a fiercely loyal and protective companion. Akitas are also energetic and enjoy playtime, making them excellent members of families with older children.

What is the personality of an Akita dog?


height 24-28 inches
temperament gentle willful aloof
intelligence high
shedding amount seasonal
exercise needs medium

Do Akita dogs bite?

Due to the large size of Akitas, as well as their extreme jaw pressure, the injuries from an Akita dog bite or attack can be very serious. This breed, although smaller in numbers throughout the U.S. Then many other breeds has a high number of injuries attributed to attacks.

Are Akitas trainable?

In general, it is simply safest to keep this breed as an only pet. Training can be a challenge, for the Akita Inu is assertive, strong-willed, and bores easily. He may use his intelligence in ways that suit his own purposes.

How hard is it to train an Akita?

Akitas are one of the most challenging breeds to understand and to raise. They are more “primitive” in their ways of thinking and their behaviors than most other breeds. Their facial expressions and body language are more subtle and thus harder to “read” than most other breeds.

What breeds of dogs are good for kids?

Personality: Outgoing,sweet-natured,active,and trainable

  • Energy Level: Very Active; High-energy dogs who love to run,Irish Setters need plenty of space and exercise
  • Good with Children: Yes
  • Good with other Dogs: Yes
  • Shedding: Seasonal
  • Grooming: Weekly
  • Trainability: Responds Well
  • Height: 27 inches (male),25 inches (female)
  • What is the best dog around kids?

    Labrador Retriever. Boisterous,but Loves Everyone.

  • English Bulldog. Perhaps not the most energetic breed on this page,the English Bulldog,nevertheless,has plenty of spare energy for children.
  • Golden Retriever. Confident,Kind,Friendly.
  • Goldendoodle.
  • Beagle.
  • Pug.
  • English Setter.
  • What is the best indoor dog for kids?

    Dachshund. These little hotdogs are adorable! I have had the pleasure of being around a couple as my friends own two.

  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. This guy does well indoors.
  • Chihuahua. I love my Chihuahua!
  • Great Dane. This one is probably a huge surprise to you (no pun intended).
  • English Bulldog. He may look sad,but he is a jolly big fella!
  • What are the worst dogs for kids?

    Chihuahua. How could such a tiny,adorable dog that looks totally harmless pop up first on the list?

  • Akita. Akitas are fearsome protectors,guarding their families at every turn.
  • Chow Chow. It’s almost irresistible to get past a Chow Chow puppy.
  • Greyhound.
  • Mastiff.
  • Pekingese.
  • Rottweiler.
  • Husky.
  • Malinois.
  • Weimaraner.