As you know the Akita Inu's origin is in Japan and under the Agency for Cultural Affairs.
Japanese Dogs are (called Nihon-ken), Shiba-inu, Kishu-ken, Shikoku-inu,
* Gathered the web page about the Akita's pedigree information *
(Click button to go each club)
Akita inu Hozon kai

 

(This club is authorized by the Ministry of

Established Akita-inu 1927:
(around this era, the pedigree was started
to issue by this club)
Over 99% owner of Akita inu are
a member in Japan
Most of Akita's pedigree is issued by this club
Nihon ken Hozon kai

 

(This club is authorized by the Ministry of

Established for Nihon ken 1928:
(around this era, the pedigree was started
to issue by this club - Shiba inu, Kishu ken,
Shikoku inu, Hokkaido-ken,Kai-ken
and Akita inu)
Most of Shiba's pedigree is issued by this club.
Japan Kennel Club
 
(This club is authorized by the Ministery of
not same as Akiho or Nippo)
 
Take care the import and export
Pedigree in Japan
* Need JKC pedigree for AKC registration in USA
 

 

American Kennel Club
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

~ If you plan to import Akita or Shiba from Japan, strongly recommend to get

the Akiho or Nippo's Pedigree too.