Some of our Akitas currently looking for new homes.


About The Japanese Akita Welfare Trust

If you'd like to know more about the trust, its set up and the people behind it, this page should tell you all you need to know.



How Can I Donate To The Akita Welfare Trust

Possibly our favourite question to answer, but also one of the lesser asked, I'm afraid. However, if you would like to donate to the trust in order to help us with the work we do you can find out how right here.



Is the Akita A Fighting Dog?

The question of whether or not the Akita is a fighting dog has been rasied many times on the television news and within the national press. Occasionally it comes up in the forums on the site, so we thought it would be a good idea to put this article together.



How Long Is The Rehoming Process

Possibly one of the most popular questions we answer on a day to day basis, for a more detailed answer, take a look at this FAQ article.



Can I Sell My Akita Via Your Site?

If you're looking for a new home for your Akita and would like to advertise it here for sale, please read this article prior to getting in contact with us.



How Much Does Adoption Cost?

There is an adoption fee due payable upon the successful adoption of any of our listed dogs, find out here about the current fee's.



Can You Find A Home For My Akita?

Evey day we receive numerous emails and phone calls asking the same question, "can you rehome my dog for me", the answer is dependent on numerous things that are explained here.



How Do I Adopt A Dog In Need?

One of the things we like to do is advise people on how they can go about rehoming one of our dogs in need. But, to save you a phone call to find out, we've put the details right here for easier access when our phone lines aren't manned.



Can You Recommend A Breeder?

This is a very popular one for those people looking to get their first Akita and who would prefer to have a puppy than a rescue dog, whether that be due to want or the unsuitability of their circumstances to adopt a rescued Akita.



Can You Help Death Row Dogs?

A sad but ever more asked question of us is whether we can help in the rehoming of a dog on death row. These dogs require immediate help generally as many are within days of being put to sleep before the holding kennels contact us.



Can Akitas Live With Cats?

Another popular question, and very dependent on each dog. Like most other dogs there will be those Akitas that can and those that can't.



Can Two Male Akitas Live Together?

We often get asked if two male Akitas can actually live together in harmony, have a read of this article for our opinions as this is a question we get asked a lot, typically by people that already have a male and are looking to rescue another.



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