| 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 can pull sleds and hunt in deep snow. 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.
Nevada Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Clark County - Las Vegas 89101
The Animal Foundation Lied Shelter 702-384-3333
Clark County - Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada SPCA 702-873-SPCA
Washoe County - Reno, Nevada 89502
Nevada Humane Society 775-283-5463
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