Available by Owner or Shelter

The following Akitas are being listed as a free service to rescues, shelters and owners. We make every effort to post timely, accurate, and reliable information. However, these dogs have not been evaluated for temperament or health by a MARS representative and MARS accepts no responsibility for their direct placement. We are available for assistance and consultation to help insure the best placement and transition.

Shazuki (Zuki)

Adult - Female - Large

We brought Shazuki (ZUKI) into our home three weeks ago because her previous owner did not feel like she had the right home for her. Zuki was terrified of all the city noise and spent most of her... Read more

Koda

Adult - Male - Large

Hello! My name is Koda. I am a mellow dog who loves to lounge around with my humans. I love to be with my owners whenever possible. I am very obedient, but I only know a few commands. I am great with... Read more

Mix Prefers no dogs

Bear

Adult - Male - Medium

It is with a sad and heavy heart my humans are asking for help in finding me a new home. My name is Bear. I am an Akita/Boxer mix. I am a wonderful dog but I don't get along with the other male... Read more

Mix

Joffrey

Young - Male - Large

Joffrey is a beautiful and loyal boy! He is a high energy baby with lots of love to give. His home is currently going through a rough transition with one parent working out of state and the other... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Gus

Adult - Male - Large

Gus is a 2 year old Akita who just started living in a house for the first time with his foster mom a few months ago. He is still really nervous about a lot of the things in the house, like the food... Read more

Keni

Adult - Male - Medium

Meet Keni! He is such a good boy! He has excellent manners and is easy to walk on a leash. He loves people and is very independent. He loves to be outside and would require a home with a fenced in... Read more

Mix Prefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Roscoe

Young - Male - Large

Roscoe is a very loving and playful dog. He has lots of energy and needs to be walked or run every day, otherwise he will jump the fence more than usual.  He has a 4 foot fence in the yard now,... Read more

Prefers no catsSpecial Needs

Kieko

Adult - Female - Large

Kieko is very loving, and full of energy. She suffers from many allergies, indoor and outdoor, and can only eat dog food with Pork,Duck, and Eggs as a treat, so no dog treats. She has to take a... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogsSpecial Needs

Hiro

Adult - Male - Large

Hiro is approximately 3 years old. He was brought to the shelter as a stray. He patiently waited for his owners to come and that never happened. Hiro was then placed in foster care. Hiro's foster mom... Read more

Prefers no dogs

Bare

Adult - Male - Large

Don't let this fluffy face fool you! Hello, my name is Bare. I am a 7-year old male Akita. I was found as a stray in extremely poor condition; both physically and mentally. I was malnourished and... Read more

Bordeaux

Adult - Male - Large

Hi, my name is Bordeaux and I am a 2 yr old Akita/Lab mix. I am a larger boy, around 80 lb., but I am a big love bug. I love everyone I meet & get along great with other dogs. I am completely... Read more

Mix Prefers no cats

Aleu & Dodge

Adult - Female - Large

Who is this special pair, you ask? We are Aleu and Dodge. We have the same parents but are from different litters. I'm the big sister, Aleu, at 3 years old. I am sweet and sassy and very loyal. I... Read more

Prefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Kuma

Adult - Male - Large

Talk about Black Beauty!  My name is Kuma. I am a 4-year old Akita. My family has had me since I was 9 weeks old. I was raised with three other dogs and three cats, but I've attacked each one of the... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no cats

Dakota

Senior - Female - Large

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Cody

Young - Male - Large

Okay, so here's the thing. Dakota and I were rescued by mom so we wouldn't end up in a shelter. But now mom and dad can't keep us with a baby on the way. The house is getting too small. I'm Cody, a... Read more

Mix

Kuma Bear

Adult - Male - Large

Olathe, KS Who is this mellow fellow? My name is Kuma Bear. I am a 3-year old male Akita who was adopted at 6 weeks old by my current family. I was raised with two girls, now ages 7 and 11. I also... Read more

Prefers no cats

Teddy Bear

Adult - Male - Large

Erie, MI You can probably guess why my name is Teddy Bear. I am a 4-year old long-hair male Akita. And just like teddy bears, I am very loving and very playful. I get daily time outdoors where I... Read more

Prefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Kirby

Senior - Female - Large

Who is this furry little face? My name is Kirby.  I am a healthy 8-year old female pure-bred Akita and just a big sweet teddy bear at heart.  When I'm in an environment I'm 100% comfortable in, I'm... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Cheveyo

Adult - Male - Medium

Cheveyo - Spirit Warrior.  That's me.   I am a four year old Akita husky mix, an independent spirit and full of energy. I know how to sit, stay, lay down, shake, sit at the door and allow my... Read more

Mix Prefers no cats