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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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Even if the heavy rains stop, we will continue to warn people to stay vigilant," the Akita prefecture official said.
The project, which is located in Akita prefecture, will comprise GE 3.
The Akita is a large breed of dog which comes from a line of ancient Japanese hunting dogs that have historically been used to fight one another as well as to hunt bear and deer.
Coastal areas of Akita Prefecture are among the best locations in Japan for wind power development and the prefecture has welcomed a number of windfarm projects over the past several years.
Akita Epson is an important domestic production site with advanced technological capability and a close working relationship with Epson's corporate R&D function," said Takashi Mitsui, president of Akita Epson.
There have been numerous national press reports involving attacks by Akitas, but Akita owners online defend the breed and say they are not a fighting dog.
Akita was also ordered to pay outstanding interest on unpaid rent of $2,449.
Anyone with information about the dumped female Akita puppy should contact the RSPCA Inspector Line on 0300 123 8018.
The city office of Odate ordered 50 members of 16 households and advised more than 50 households to evacuate due to fears of a landslide, while Kazuno city, also in Akita, issued a similar advisory to some 1,120 households in view of a swollen river.
Japex, which is 34 per cent owned by the government, owns mining rights in Indonesia, Canada and Iraq, while also operating in Hokkaido, Akita, Yamagata and Niigata prefectures.
Yume was the Akita prefectureas gift to show gratitude for Russiaas assistance after 2011as devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
The Akita branch, however, rejected the plaintiffs' demand to nullify the House of Representatives election result for the Akita No.