Akita Wallpapers

This entire gallery features a collection of HD wallpapers featuring the Akita. Feel free to download any or all the wallpapers you like featuring this amazing dog breed.  

About the Akita

The Akita is a large, Spitz-type dog breed that originated in Japan.  There are two varieties of the breed - the Japanese Akita and the American Akita.  Akitas have short, double coats which comes in a variety of colors.  These dogs are known for their loyalty and affection to their humans.  The breed has become famous worldwide through the movie Hachiko, which stars Hollywood actor Richard Geer.  The movie was based on a true story of an Akita who lived in Japan before the second World War.

Akitas and More!

Download an Akita dog wallpaper or any random wallpaper from our gallery today. You may also want to see another Spitz-type, yet small breed - the Pomeranian! Be sure to check our Fresh page often because we are constantly adding new wallpapers every day!

From the Blog

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