Akita Inu are amazing. Akita's are loyal, strong and smart.
The breed is very cat-like and most play like a cat. Breed in Japan for hunting bears Akita's are stubborn and need socialisation and training. They are animal aggressive and you need a strong demeanor and know the training. Their outdoor run should be fenced. Grooming is an important part of the upkeep as they lose the thick under-coat. This bree is very versatile being good for protection, shows and obedience.