Based in the center of the Netherlands, KURENAI NO KAZE is a Japanese Akita Inu kennel that truly loves this breed. As a registered kennel with Raad van Beheer and FCI, we are members of the Dutch Nippon Inu, as well as AKIHO in Japan. 

Here, at our digital home, we gladly introduce you to this great Nihon Ken, our breeding philosophy and of course our 2 and 4 legged selves. For those in search of a puppy and looking for more information, or for those who simply have some further questions, feel free to contact us. 

In the mean time, thank you for your visit and please stop by again.


This majestic breed from Japan definitely deserves a better view. Not only because of its immensely good looks, but also because it isn't necessarily the best fit for everyone.

To fully understand the Akita Inu, it is essential to know where it came from. And what they were used for. Together it forms the base of everything and helps you better understand its appearance and behavior...

Discover The Breed › 

Junya Tokimitsu, Aiko Kensha No Hotaru No Hikari Go and Koganeimaru & Kaguyahime Go Kurenai No Kaze. Those are the names of the Japanese Akita Inu shining in the house of Kurenai No Kaze.

Junya, born April 13 2010, is one of the seven offspring of Japan import Kaishi Go Shichimen Kensha and Dosshiri Go Des Dragons Du Soleil Rouge, a daughter of the great Unshou Go Kanzakiya Kensha...

Meet Our Dogs ›

Living in the city of Veenendaal in the Netherlands, we are the proud and happy owners of four Japanese Akita Inu. Spending our professional lives by commercially managing IT projects & writing about film, our private life brings us watching more piles of movies and—more importantly—having lots of fun with our dogs.

The latter is a passion that started back in 2009, the year before Junya stole our hearts as a puppy. During one of our stays in Japan, we found out...

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