WUAC - World Union of Akita Clubs

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General Appearance

Large-sized clog, sturdily built, well balanced and with much substance; secondary sex characteristics strongly marked, with high nobility and dignity in modesty; constitution tough.

IMPORTANT PROPORTIONS:
The ratio of height at withers to length of body is 10 : 11, hut the body is slightly longer in bitches than in clogs.

BEHAVIOR AND TEMPERAMENT:
The temperament is composed, faithful, docile, and receptive.

Explanation on the breed standard of the Akita

General Appearance: