By cross-breeding the Neapolitan Mastiff and Akita, Nekita is born. Many of the Nekita bred over the generations may not be 50% Neapolitan Mastiff and 50% of Akita, though the intention was to create a 50/50 mix. By looking at all the breeds’ temperament of this breed is determined.
Generally specified as an aggressive dog, Nekita designer is a designer dog. Due to the enormous size, they are known as ideal guard dog apart from being loyal, alert and protective. They require socialization at an early stage and with such socialization they can get along with children. For the first time owner, this dog is not suitable.
To remain content and healthy, this crossbreed requires at least one hour of rigorous activities although they are very energetic and active breed. Fetch play and walks for several times are the best exercises for the dog. Daily one hour of exercise is enough for this breed. They show signs of aggressive behavior and get bored if they do not get any activity.
The primary health issues that occur in this dog include autoimmune thyroiditis, hip dysplasia, gastric dilation or bloat and von Willebrand’s disease. The minor health issues consist of sebaceous adenitis, ectropion, entropion, progressive retinal atrophy, and skin fold dermatitis.
This dog is made gentle and kind by training. But it is advised to keep it under supervision. With extra meals, overfeeding of this dog is not recommended. High brand of dog food is provided to the dog for long-term health.