Akita

Dog shows the true meaning of loyalty

A Dachshund whose owner died over a year ago won’t let anyone adopt her, as she still waits at a Siberian hospital for her human to return in a contemporary Hachiko tale.

by Michele C. Hollow
December 31st, 2014

Top 21 dogs that shed the most

Almost all dogs shed, but here are 21 dogs — in alphabetical order — that shed the most according to the DogTime.com Dog Breed Center’s Health & Grooming Breed Characteristic (Amount of Shedding). If a dog mix or breed isn’t on this list, it doesn’t mean he does not shed.1. Akita2. Alaskan Malamute3. American Eskimo […]

by DogTime
July 12th, 2012

Diplomacy goes to the dogs

Diplomacy has never been quite this adorable.Japan and Russia are trying to heal age-old wounds today caused by the countries’ long-standing World War II territorial dispute, and it appears that all it takes to improve diplomatic relations is a cute, cuddly puppy.The Japanese Akita Prefecture announced June 19 that it has decided to give one […]

by DogTime
June 20th, 2012
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