Katie

Adult - Female - Large

Katie is new to Midwest Akita Rescue. She is 5 years old, shy and very human friendly. She is not interested in interacting with other dogs. Katie sadly lived her entire life inside of a puppy mill.... Read more

Blondie

Baby - Female - Large

Blondie is 5 month old puppy who loves people, is full of mischief and loves to play with toys. Blondie is a dominant female who might get along with the right male with proper introduction and... Read more

Tika

Baby - Male - Large

Tika is an Akita/Rottweiler mix puppy - friendly, raised in a foster home with cats, dogs and kids. Meka his mom gave birth to him at a shelter and MARS rescued us when we were 2 days... Read more

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Meka

Adult - Female - Large

Meka is a sweet girl. She gets along with cats and other dogs. Meka and her 6 pups were pulled from a shelter in Ohio to give her and her pups a chance at a better life. She is a very laid back girl.... Read more

Gunner

Adult - Male - Large

Gunner is a good dog and very friendly. He has never been aggressive to adults or children. But he needs a new home because I'm moving. For more information, contact Lance Moore at... Read more

Missy

Young - Female - Large

Missy is an adorable, energetic young girl. She loves to run right up to people for cuddles, scratches, and kisses! Missy is a typical female Akita and doesn't do well with most other dogs will... Read more

Prefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Bear

Young - Male - Large

Bear is great with people but can be stand-offish at first. Once he gets to know you, he is very loving. Bear uses a doggy door, and when its locked, he paws at the door to signal he needs to go out.... Read more

Mix Prefers no dogs

Kona

Young - Female - Large

Kona is a sweet, little over one year old female. She was adopted by a nice family but sadly did not get along with the other dogs in the home. Kona loves meeting new humans. She knows basic... Read more

Jake

Young - Male - Large

We took Jake in from a dog flipper that was caught, so we don’t know his medical history, except that he has had his rabies shot and is neutered. He has been amazing since we have had him. Jake is... Read more

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Benny

Young - Male - Large

Benny is a handsome young male that was confiscated from his owner for neglect. Benny is a bit shy when he first meets you but is a very sweet boy. Once he gets to know you and trust you, he is... Read more

Hana

Young - Female - Large

Hana was found as a stray in Springfield, Missouri. Hana is a very happy girl, full of energy and loves people and going for walks. She does not seem to pay attention to other dogs around her. Hana... Read more

Atticus

Young - Male - Large

Atticus is a good loving dog. He loves going on walks and taking naps. He hasn't been around too many dogs, so he will do best in a home without other dogs. But he loves people and kids. Atticus... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Mozart

Adult - Male - Large

Mozart was bred by an Akita breeder. He is a long coat. He got along with kids and dogs at first,  but at the age of 6 months, he started being aggressive towards big dogs. He received some training... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Chuk

Young - Male - Large

Near the end of August, a young male Akita was found in St. Louis with a gun shot to his back thigh and was picked up and nurtured by Stray Rescue of St. Louis. They felt he would find a more... Read more

Keiko

Adult - Female - Large

Keiko is a wonderful loving girl. She loves children and all the attention she can get. We have no problems with her, but recently had someone move in who is terrified of large dogs. It breaks our... Read more

Yamato

Adult - Male - Large

Hello my name is Yamato. I was born 4/20/2013 and I'm a very friendly guy. I love to play outside with my humans. I would do best in an adult only home with no other pets as I prefer to be the king... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs

Max

Adult - Male - Large

Max is a handsome, and typical, specimen of the Akita breed.  He is territorial and protective of his humans. His previous owner passed away and Max is being cared for by his brother and friend... Read more

Needs adult-only home

Angel

Young - Female - Large

Angel is a 1 year old female another northern breed rescue group rescued her in some combination of neglect/abuse and delivered her to MARS. Angel is a resilient young girl, appears healthy and... Read more

Grizzly Bear

Young - Male - Large

Grizzly Bear is an amazing friend. He loves long walks and is the best companion in long runs but we are still working on the pulling on the leash. He loves meeting new people and dogs or any moving... Read more

Needs adult-only homePrefers no catsPrefers no dogs
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