Akita Rescue Mid-Atlantic Coast, Inc. (ARMAC) has been serving the eastern seaboard for nearly 30 years. We fulfill a wide variety of Akita needs in the greater Washington DC area. We help educate potential Akita owners; we offer support to Akita owners, not only those who adopt from us, but all Akita owners regardless of where they got their Akita. But most importantly, we save the lives of Akitas that would otherwise be euthanized in area shelters. All of our fostered Akitas are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped and temperament evaluated prior to adoption. Potential adopters are screened carefully and thoroughly to ensure we have a perfect match between family and Akita. Our assistance doesn't stop at adoption, we offer support to our adoptive families throughout the lifetime of their Akita.
UPCOMING ADOPTION EVENTS: Don't miss the opportunity to visit with some of our adoptable Akita's, pickup some unique Akita merchandise, and chat with other Akita fanatics just like you!Sat. Oct. 17th - PetOberfest @ Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center, Woodbridge, VA: Free family and pet friendly activities* throughout the center. Including the PW SPCA Pet Photos and Adoption Van, many different pet rescue organization with adoptable animals, exhibitors, petting zoo, moonbounce, balloon artists, face painting and more. Live entertainment will be provided, along with a pet and owner costume and best trick contests, with prizes. Many of the Center stores are offering discounts during the event. And, of course, we'll have a booth where you can meet a couple of our Akitas, including baby Sherri!
BLOAT is ALWAYS an emergency. Every dog owner should know, and recognize, the symptoms of Bloat. Visit our BLOAT page, learn about this life-threatening condtion and watch the video, the knowledge you gain may one day save your Akita's life!