Thank you for your interest in adopting an Akita. Please know that you must be willing to travel to meet the Akita you are interested in at the foster location, most likely in New Jersey.

Are you ready to adopt an Akita? Please fill out the adoption application.

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Tilly
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Tilly is new with us at BEAR. Tilly came to us from a breeding situation along with four of her pups. Tilly has been wonderful here, happy playful and loves people. Great gal about 2-3 years. She will be spayed before placement . Interested in Tilly ? Please go to our website and put in a online application View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Dani
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Meet Dani a ten month old Akita . Dani is a very active girl who is starting to learn how to be a dog.you see this girl only knew life inside of a kennel. Right now she will need to be leash trained, and taught some manners. She will also need a brush up on housebreaking skills . Outside of that she is a loving sweet girl . Interested . Please fill out a online application on our website . Thank you View full description »

Young, Female, Large
Lexi
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

This kind and gentle girl is named Lexi. She is a quiet, pleasant, and easy going gal. Lexi is great on leash and loves to go hiking and for strolls in the park. This is a wonderful well mannered beauty who would love nothing more than to be part of your family. Lexi has lived with children age 10, and did well. No other pets please! She is all that you will need! Interested in this beautiful Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and put in an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Joy
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without cats

Courtesy Listing; please see more info below in the photo section. If you have any question please contact us. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
C.C.
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Please check back with us for more information. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Dino 2 toes
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Special Needs

Meet Dino two toes . Why two toes ? Well our buddy was born with a birth defect . Dino only has two toes on his foot . But that don’t stop him. He is full of energy and love. A little about Dino …he is approximately 9-10 months old and came to us after being left at a vets office along with a few other Akita to be euthanized. This was due to the owner being terminal. The vet was very kind and called us to help . We took all three Akitas . Dino has come a long way since getting here. Dino is going to need a home that will help him build confidence and work with him on commands. This is a wonderful soft tempered boy who just needs time and a little work to turn him into a super star . Interested in Dino Go to our website and submit a online application … View full description »

Young, Male, Large
Maci
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Please check back with us for more information about Maci! View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Sunshine
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Please check back soon for more information! View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Stevie
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without cats

First I want to thank each of you that donate this is what happens when we all work together for these dogs . Good nutrition, time , training , and of course lots of love …. It’s all good for the soul ?? Stevi before and after ( Today ) Stevi was rescued along with three other adult female Akitas out of the Lancaster PA area from Dog Farmers who no longer had any use for them . When these girls came to us they where worn , used up and honestly looked the part. It’s rare to get one of these dogs out in decent shape . Back to Stevi , today she has a beautiful plush coat , had gained weight and confidence. She now knows how to sit and walk on leash. She was a dream to groom also. She is actually pretty darn large dog tolerant. I did cat test her and she has a prey drive . So no small dogs no small animals . This is a nice big , laid back gentle soul who still loves and trusts people . Come meet this gem . She is finally ready to shine her way into your heart… For more information and a adoption application www.bigeastakitarescue.org Interested in this precious girl? Please go to our website and put in an online application. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Heidi
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Please check back for more information about Heidi! View full description »

Young, Female, Large
Caroline
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Sweet Caroline! Caroline was picked up stray in rural NC and is she is currently awaiting transport to us in NJ. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Kita
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Special Needs

Kita is a 7 year old blind female Akita that was found abandoned on the city streets of Philadelphia, PA. This lovely gal was found to have VKH. https://www.samoyedhealthfoundation.org/diseases/uveodermatologic-syndrome-uds/ This disease is easily managed by using steroids. Kita has since had both eyes removed to alleviate pain. She appears to have been blind for sometime and navigates well. Kita is a confident loving gal who loves toys and responds well to voices. Kita never meets a stranger, loves all people, and is always up for a new adventure. Our girl Kita sees with her heart and not her eyes. Interested in Kita? Please go to our website and fill out an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Simba
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Simba is a year and a half old male Akita who came to us from a local NJ shelter after his owners had to move. Simba is aloof upon first meeting him however once he gets to know you he is a affectionate, kind and loving boy. Simba loves to do zoomies around the yard and loves his toys. He is a diamond in the rough! Simba does need to be a only pet. Children should be 12 and up. Breed experience is preferred. Interested in this beautiful boy? Please go to our website www.bigeastakitarescue.org and put in an application. View full description »

Young, Male, Large
Jasper
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Meet Jasper, a young friendly and outgoing male Akita who comes to us from a small Texas shelter. Jasper never meets a stranger! This guy is just happy go lucky and would enjoy a active family with a big fenced in secured yard to play . Interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an online adoption application. Thank you so much!!! View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Al
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without small kidsPrefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Interested in adopting this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Sugar
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date

Gentle , kind and laid back meet Sugar . Sugar is looking for a home where she can stop to smell the flowers. She is a go with the flow kind of girl. It’s possible this sweetie can live with the right male after proper time and introductions . Are you interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Female, Large
Phantom
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogs

I am on my way this week to NJ Are you interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Shadow
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without cats

Shadow comes to us from a local shelter after being picked up wondering around the streets of Long Island. This young big fellow is calm, quiet and well behaved. Shadow knows the sit command and is a expert at catching a treat midair! This is one fun boy! Primitive dog breed experience would be best. Are you interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and complete an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Male, Extra Large
Kuma
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without cats

Big beautiful Kuma comes to us from another Akita rescue organization in Texas after they lost their ability to house their dogs. When first meeting Kuma he can be a bit aloof however give him a little time and he warms up nicely. Kuma will need a adult only home with a breed experienced owner. This fabulous fellow knows is commands, walks well on leash, and rides well in the car. It is possible Kuma can live with the right female dog after being given proper acclamation time. Great boy and super clean. Are you interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and complete an online adoption application. View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Gage
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Gage comes to BEAR out of Memphis, TN. Sadly, Gage sustained a gunshot wound to his back at close range. Despite what he has lived through, this boy still loves people and gives tail wags. Gage has been released from the hospital in TN, he is now here in NJ. Gage is a very friendly, very active fellow who would do best in a home with a secured fenced in yard so he can run and play. Gage was a stray so we do not know who did this or what happened. Gage is very food motivated so training is coming along well with this happy guy. Interested in Gage? Please go to our website and out in an online adoption application. Applicants should have breed knowledge. View full description »

Young, Male, Large
Bear-Bear
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Bear Bear is a big beautiful two year old male Akita who came to us after living the last two years of his life outside in his owners back yard. Despite what he has been through, he remains friendly and affectionate to all people he meets. This big happy fellow loves to play, and loves to run so a secured back yard would work best for him. Looking for a buddy to train, work out and have a blast with? Bear is your boy! Breed experience preferred. Interested in adopting an Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an application. View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Nookie
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without dogsPrefers home without cats

Nookie has arrived here in NJ. Wow, what a great boy! He knows some basic commands, loves to play, and is immaculate in his run. This is a young smart boy who would do best with an active family. Like to run? Like to hike? Here is your boy! Must be an only pet. Breed experienced only. Interested in this Akita? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and put in an online adoption application. Thank you! View full description »

Adult, Male, Extra Large
Gabe
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without cats

Meet Gabe, a quiet young male Akita who will need a gentle touch, and a home that is low key. He is very unsure when first meeting him, however given some time Gabe will blossom and become your best friend. He could really use a home that can help him build confidence and trust. Interested in Gabe? Please go to our website at www.bigeastakitarescue.org and fill out an online adoption application for gentle Gabe. View full description »

Adult, Male, Large
Everett
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  • Akita
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Housebroken
  • Vaccinations up to date
  • Prefers home without small kidsPrefers home without dogs

Everett is a senior male Akita that would do well in a home with an owner that is breed experienced and can be a leader in this akitas life. Everett takes time to bond and upon meeting him he will be aloof at first however once a trusting bond is formed he will be a great companion. It is possible Everett can go to a home with the right female dog after a successful meet and greet. Are you interested in Everett? Please go to www.bigeastakitarescue.org and put in an adoption application online for him! View full description »

Adult, Male, Large