We know that owning an Akitainu, whether puppy, adolescent, adult, or senior is no small feat. It involves loads of commitment, time, effort, patience and financial investment. And did we mention a good vacuum cleaner and broom as well as pee pads and towels? A few of our members have done the work and assembled their experiences and resources to help new owners (or potential new owners) understand what it takes to provide a happy and successful home with a Japanese Akitainu. Our suggestion is that you check out the topics in this section BEFORE you start your search so you know what you’re getting into. Adding a Japanese Akitainu to your life should never be done on an impulse, especially if you’re new to the breed. Click on the topics below.