|AKITA - Sake No Uchi Kennel
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AKITA FCI Standard No. 255.
Utilization: Companion dog
Classification F.C.I: Group 5 (Spitz and primitive dogs)
General appearance: Large sized dog, sturdily built, well balanced and with much substance; secondary sex characteristics strongly marked, with high nobility and dignity in modesty; constitution tough.
Important proportions: The ratio of heigh at withers to length of body is 10 :11, but the body is slightly longer in bitches than in dogs.
Behavior and temperament: The temperament is composed, faithful, docile and receptive.
Head: Cranial region:
Cheeks: Moderately developed.
Jaws/Teeth: Teeth strong with scissor bite.
Neck: Thick and muscular, without dewlap, in balance with head.
Eyes: Relatively small, thick, triangular in shape due to the rising of the outer eye corner, set moderately apart, dark brown: the darker, the better.
Ears: Relatively small, thick, triangular, slightly rounded at tips, set moderately apart, pricked and inclining forward.
Coat: Hair: Outer coat harsh and straight, undercoat soft and dense; the withers and the rump are covered with slightly longer hair; the hair on tail is longer than on the rest of body.
Urajiro: whitish coat on the sides of the muzzle, on the cheeks, on the underside of jaw, neck, chest, body and tail and on the inside of the legs.
Size: Height at the withers: dogs 67 cm, bitches 61 cm
Faults: Any departure from the foregoing points should be considered a fault and the seriousness with which the fault should be regarded should be in exact proportion to its degree.
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|N.B. : Male animals should have two apparently normal testicles descended into the scrotum.|
|Thanks to the owner of No Tabi Ken, Mr. Jozsef Kovacs|