Akita Debate

Come and vote for the pros and cons of akita here


  • Akitas aggressive to other dogs

    800px Dogs Fighting by Pauwel de Vos The HermitageAccording to a 2008 research conducted by the universities of Pennsylvania and Taiwan it seems that our beloved akitas are the most aggressive towards other dogs.

    It's although very interesting that the research doesn't mention any hierarchical social structures, leaders of the pack, dominance etc. On the contrary, they mention the purpose that each breed was bred for. This comes to no surprise for us, since humans have used dogs for thousands of years against other animals, dogs (in dog fighting) and even against other humans.  

  • Pet shop puppy = Aggressive dog

    petshop akitaclubAre you looking to avoid behavior problems with your dogs? Don’t get them from a pet store. That’s sound advice for a number of reasons, but it’s also backed by a new study from the University of Pennsylvania.

    Researchers from Pennsylvania University have found evidence that pet store puppies have a higher risk for behavioral problems once they reach adulthood.

  • Κουτάβι Pet shop = Επιθετικός σκύλος

    petshop akitaclubΘέλετε να αποφύγετε προβλήματα συμπεριφοράς με τους σκύλους σας; Μην πάρετε σκύλο απο pet shop. Μια σωστή συμβουλή για πολλούς λόγους η οποία πρόσφατα υποστηρίχθηκε απο σχετική μελέτη που διεξήχθη στο πανεπιστήμιο της Πενσυλβάνια.

    Οι ερευνητές του πανεπιστημίου απέδειξαν ότι τα κουτάβια που προέρχονται από petshop και κατ επέκταση από κουταβοβιομηχανίες έχουν μεγαλύτερες πιθανότητες να αναπτύξουν προβλήματα συμπεριφοράς όταν ενηληκιωθούν.