| The Akita originates from the mountainous regions of northern Japan, The Akita dates back centuries and its origin is an island called Honshu in the Akita region of Japan. Akitas symbolize health and small figurines of the dog are sent to people in the hospital in Japan. Helen Keller owned the first U.S. Akita.
Arkansas Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Randolph County - Pocahontas, Arkansas 32767
Randolph County Humane Society 304-636-7844
Pulaski County - N. Little Rock 72118
N. Little Rock Friends of Animals 501-791-8577
Pulaski County - Little Rock, Arkansas 72225
Central Arkansas Rescue Effort 501-603-CARE
Washington County - Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701
Humane Society of the Ozarks 479-444-7387
Washington County - Fayetteville 72701
Fayetteville Animal Shelter 479-444-3456
If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.