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12 Awesome Dog Breeds That Don't Mind the Snow

Mom.me Logo By Charlotte Braun of Mom.me | Slide 1 of 12: Originating from the rural, snowy, mountainous region of Japan, Akitas were known as "snow country dogs" before they were "Akitas." These beautiful canines are so built for the snow that they have webbed toes to help them walk in it, by distributing their weight more appropriately. Akitas are highly intelligent dogs that take pride in their families, and are known for forming strong bonds.

Akita

Originating from the rural, snowy, mountainous region of Japan, Akitas were known as "snow country dogs" before they were "Akitas." These beautiful canines are so built for the snow that they have webbed toes to help them walk in it, by distributing their weight more appropriately. Akitas are highly intelligent dogs that take pride in their families, and are known for forming strong bonds.

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