Akita Dog Visitor Center
The Japanese Akita Inu or Akita Dog is one of Japan's most famous breeds. Japanese Akita dogs have pointed ears, fluffy fur and a curled-up tail. They originate in the city of Odate in Akita Prefecture and have become so famous that Odate city has opened a dedicated Akita Dog Visitor Center where you can learn everything about the cute dogs. Visitors are greeted by actual Akita dogs whom you can pet and play with.