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Akita

a large, robust dog with a dense coat, a tail that curls over the back, small eyes and erect ears. Called also Japanese Akita, the name taken from Akita Prefecture on the island of Honshu, and Akita Inu. See also nippon inu.
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A look through various magazines and websites will tell you that the Akita is a docile, intelligent, courageous and fearless dog.
Marton crossroads where the attack happened and, inset a Japanese Akita
He joined the Akita chapter of the Japan Confederation of A- and H-Bomb Sufferers Organizations and tells his story at primary schools and women's clubs, calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons.
Anyone with information about the dumped female Akita puppy should contact the RSPCA Inspector Line on 0300 123 8018.
The weather agency called on residents of some parts of Akita and Iwate prefectures to take "immediate action to protect their lives," and to "head to an evacuation center, or stay in a safe place inside their home if it is difficult to go out.
Rainfall of more than 100 millimetres per hour was recorded in Akita and Iwate on Friday, according to DPA.
Industry sources said Japex plans to drill for shale oil on a test basis in Oga, also in Akita Prefecture, in fiscal 2014 in its second demonstration experiment.
To Drill Yabase oil field in Akita Prefecture, Japan.
Akita Elpida, plans from now on to put this package technology to work to establish high-yield and low-cost manufacturing technology for multi-chip stacked packages such as existing 5- and 7-die multi-chip stacked packages, thereby doing their utmost to expand their business.
Doctors from the National Cardiovascular Center in Suita, Osaka Prefecture, and Okayama University Hospital arrived at the Akita hospital Sunday morning but decided not to undertake a transplant, Satoshi Teraoka, director of the network, told a news conference at the Health and Welfare Ministry in Tokyo.
29 Kyodo The junior chamber of commerce in Omagari, Akita Prefecture, will set off about 3,000 fireworks in Taiwan on Saturday to cheer up survivors of the Sept.
Investigators initially thought that the woman's death was suicide, but a task force was set up Friday at Akita Police Station to begin a full criminal investigation into the case, the police said.