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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-14-00180Batman (male)

Akita    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Batman is a 2 year old playful Akita. He loves to run and play. If I forgot to tell you he really loves to run. Great with kids ok with other dogs. We did not want to give him up but we have 2 dogs for over 2 years landlord says we can have 1 and that's my service dog. We had him staying at family house but she hates dogs and says he has to go.He's a really great dog and deserves a really good home.

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Lumpkin County Dahlonega, GA MAP IT!

Jeremy Craig 9124322384

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-08-00353Zuma (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Zuma is a very handsome fun strong and energetic Akita malamute Mastiff mix Who lost his family suddenly. He was going to Be killed in the shelter and rescue picked him up. He is about one year old and weighs about 95 pounds. He is totally vetted and healthy and heartworm negative and a very sweet boy. Zuma would do best with basic training. He loves to run in the yard and would love a very playful dog friend and a fenced in yard. An active family would be a plus. But at the end of the day he just wants to snuggle with you and cuddle. He is ready for his new family. Because of his strength and size we would not recommend small children. ... (Read More)Older children 8 years and up would be fine. If you are interested in meeting ZUMA, please send us an e mail to receive an application. Do not fill out an application online. His adoption fee is $2 50 which includes all his vaccines, heartworm test, neuter and micro chip We are only able to meet with pre approved adopters by appointment as we are operating on foster homes only and our property is not available to the public. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Paws and Stars Animal Rescue
Gwinnett County Lawrenceville, GA 30046 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-10-00363Catfish (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered 

    Catfish is a fun sweet boy, loves to play, walk, love and be loved. He belonged to my ex bf who doesn't seem to want him, I am sadly unable to care for him. He has become possessive of me. He is not good with males around me but is fine with them out in open

 Adoption Fee: $25.00 Animal Location:

Gwinnett County Lawrenceville, GA MAP IT!

Genia Smith 7709123218

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-04-00434Rambo (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    very playful Has chip embedded

     Animal Location:

Hart County Hartwell, GA 30643 MAP IT!

Cliff Rey 610-252-7276

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-30-00085Pretzel (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Pretzel is a laid back easy going guy. Currently being fostered with our vet who has 7 dogs and cats. Everyone gets along!! Pretzel showed up during a storm and we cannot find his owners. Won't you show him some love!! He's a big boy who needs his own family!

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Butts Mutts
Butts County Jackson, GA MAP IT!

404-791-6315 Linda 770-313-0630 Margaux

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-19-00560Koda Bear (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Needs Vaccinations, Abused/Neglected 

    Widow lost husband and now works full time and has no time or energy for big dog. Sadly, the Dog is left alone outdoors on a line day and night. Owner is now being forced to move. Can't take dog.

     Animal Location:

Fayette County Peachtree City, GA MAP IT!

Koda Bear Shields 4042102970

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Rescue Me ID: 16-07-22-00338Ralph (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Arthritis 

    This beautiful guy walked in to our lives about two weeks ago. We are serious animal lovers so we took him in as a stray and knowing he was a full blooded akita we expected to find his owners. We've searched and searched with no luck. We are just not in a position to keep him with all of our other pets. We took him to the vet and between us, we are guessing his age to be around nine. He is a mature boy. He is in otherwise good health but has some arthritis in his hind legs. Shot status is unknown. Because we fully expected to find his owners we held off getting them. Now that we haven't, we would be willing to do that prior to ... (Read More)rescue. We gather he was out a few weeks before he found us. He is neutered. He is extremely sweet and docile. Gets along well with our other dog. He likes our cats too, maybe a bit too much. He likes to follow them around and they don't think that's cool. So cat status is unknown. My hunch is that he is just curious and getting used to everything but it could be that he shouldn't be around them. Too early for us to tell. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Henry County McDonough, GA MAP IT!

Aaron McMeans 678-583-8873

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-18-00362Tiger (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered 

    Tiger is our big boy. He turned 8 in March and weighs in around 100 pounds. He mostly enjoys laying in the sunshine outside or on his big bed next to the windows. He is very patient with children (my son is now 3 but he has certainly put this to the test)and gets along well with other dogs. He isn't particularly talented with leashes and prefers fenced yard to walks anyway. His vaccines expire in June so I am having them updated next week for his new owner(s). He has been to the vet regularly and on heartworm/flea prevention his whole life. I have had him since he was a very little puppy and hate to give him up but we are moving for family ... (Read More)reasons and he cannot come to the home we will be living in. He hasn't had a lot of experience with cats so we do not know how he would do. If you are interested please contact me. We are happy to travel and let prospective homes meet him you can also email me at Thank you for reading about Tiger! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $20 Animal Location:

Fulton County Roswell, GA 30076- MAP IT!

Kaci Galyon 404-314-1344

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PIease Read Before Adopting an Akita in Georgia
    Akita Dogs can make good pets in Georgia if they match your IifestyIe. The Akita Inu, or Japanese Akita, is a large Spitz-type breed of dog. Akitas are intelligent, companionable animals and make excellent guard dogs. Akitas are willful and need firm training. Akitas are protective of children in their own families, but may be aggressive toward outsiders and should be supervised with small kids. Akitas may bite if provoked; they need to be treated with gentleness and respect. Akitas can live in an apartment but do need sufficient exercise; they do best with a large yard.

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lnteresting Akita Trivia Low-Cost Georgia Spay & Neuter Clinics
    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. Helen Keller owned the first U.S. Akita.

Related pages:

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Georgia Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

DeKalb County - Decatur, GA 30035
DeKalb County Humane Society 770-593-1155

Forsyth County - Cumming 30040
Coal Mountain Animal Hospital 770-888-6757

Forsyth County - Cumming, Georgia 30041
PetVet of Cumming 770-887-1565

Cobb County - Marietta 30060
Humane Society of Cobb County 770-428-9882

Cobb County - Marietta 30064
Cat Care Hospital 770-424-6369

Cobb County - Marietta, Georgia 30067
SANTA - Spay and Neuter Team of Atlanta 678-354-7200

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain, Georgia 30087
Loving Touch Animal Center 770-498-5956

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain 30087
SpayGeorgia 770-662-4479

Carroll County - Carrollton, GA 30112
Carroll County Humane Society 770-830-2763

Paulding County - Dallas, GA 30132
Paulding Humane Society 770-448-6806

Paulding County - Dallas, GA 30132
Paulding County Animal Control 770-445-1511

Cherokee County - Woodstock 30188
Cherokee County Humane Society 770-928-5115

Cherokee County - Woodstock 30189
Townlake Animal Hospital 770-591-9500

Rockdale County - Conyers, GA 30207
Conyers-Rockdale Humane Society 770-922-4618

DeKalb/Fulton County - Atlanta 30318
Atlanta Humane Society 404-875-6420

Dekalb/Fulton County - Atlanta, GA 30333
No More Homeless Pets 404-292-8800

DeKalb County - Atlanta, GA 30360
Project Catsnip 770-455-7077

Coweta County - Carnesville, Georgia 30521
Humane Society of North Georgia 706-282-9528

Clarke County - Athens 30608
Pet Assistance & Welfare Society 706-310-0663

Madison/Oglethorpe County - Danielsville 30633
Madison-Oglethorpe Animal Shelter 706-795-2868

Richmond County - Augusta, Georgia 30904
CSRA Life Saver 706-373-8348

Atlanta Counties - Atlanta, GA 31145
Project Catsnip - Mobile Clinic 770-448-6806

Chatham County - Savannah, Georgia 31410
Savannah Animal Welfare and Rescue 912-920-8605

Dougherty County - Albany 31705
Albany Pet Partners 229-432-0717

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