Akita Breeders Manhattan KS

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Mary Bagladi-Swanson
(785) 532-5690
Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital 106 A Mosier Hall
Manhattan, KS
 
Riley Animal Clinic
(785) 485-2225
101 W Kansas Ave
Riley, KS

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Konza Pugs
(785) 872-3259
2774 Highway K116
Holton, KS
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Pug

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Stoneridge Ranch Shepherds
(913) 592-4400
19650 S Hedge Ln
Spring Hill, KS
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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

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4 Paws Pet Care
(785) 258-0261
485 Sand Ln
Herington, KS
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Bearded Collie

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Westside Veterinary Clinic
(785) 539-7922
3130 Anderson Ave
Manhattan, KS

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Thunder Ridge
(785) 792-6281
2268 E Union Dr
Barnard, KS
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French Bulldog

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Cindy's Poodles
(785) 668-2334
924 W Parsons Rd
Assaria, KS
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Poodle, Toy

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Bulldogs' Valley
(785) 867-9929
33384 NE 2100Th Rd
Greeley, KS
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Bulldog

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Homestead Kennels
(785) 524-3419
Rt 1 Box 100
Lincoln, KS
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Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

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Akita - Guide to Akitas

AkitaDescription: This breed derives its name from an island north of Japan, known as the Prefecture of Akita. The Akita, dating back some 300 years, descends from the Spitz family of dogs. It was originally used as a hunting dog, tracking black bears, wild boar and deer. So admired were they, that only the Japanese royalty and nobility were permitted to own them. Later on, the Akita also served as a police and guard dog, and finally as highly-esteemed house pet and family protector. The breed's popularity increased in the United States after WWII when servicemen returning from Japan brought the Akitas home with them. This breed requires daily, vigorous outdoor activity and exercise.

Height: The height for an Akita is 26" (66cm) for dogs, 24" (61cm) for bitches.

Weight: The weight for an Akita is between 75 - 110 lbs (33.5 - 49.1 kg)

Coat Type: The all-season, all-weather coat of the Akita is a double one: the profuse undercoat is soft, dense and short. The outer guard coat is harsher, medium-length and straight. Coat may be of any color, but generally range from black to brindle to pinto to white. A once-weekly, thorough brushing is all that is required for grooming.

Temperament: The Akita's character has several admired qualities: he is alert, courageous, and friendly with people, although occasionally agressive with other dogs. Early obedience and wide socialization is required to be assured that your dog will be well behaved wit...

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