NAKC Foundation dogs
On this page, you will find all of the dogs imported and/or owned by club members who have contributed to the future of the breed, representing the foundation of our NIPPO and AKC-FSS dual-registered dogs in North America. If you are interested in importing, please reach out to the club, or visit Mr. Shigeru Kato's Japan Dog Export page.
Zushuu no Tarou go ("Taro")
Taro is a boar-hound from the Hosoda line of Kishu Ken, bred by Mr. Kazunori Hanaoka. He is NIPPO-registered, proven on boar, and is imported and owned by club member Gen Murofushi of Sagami no Roushya.
Gomataro go ("Toutarou")
Toutarou is a NIPPO registered import with the Hidaka line of Kishu Ken behind him bred by Mr. Yoshito Watanabe, who breeds for dogs that fit the NIPPO show standard. He was imported and is owned by club member CJ Hammond of Akiyama no Roushya.
Yahata no Tsukihime go ("Koyuki")
Yuki is NIPPO import and boar-hound from Mr. Kondo, owned and imported by club member Gen Murofushi of Sagami no Roushya. Yuki had one litter in the USA, and was spayed. She lives as a family and hunting dog, whose lines are carried in her offspring.
Houshunme go ("Shizuka")
Shizuka is a NIPPO import from the Miyama line of Kishu Ken out of the hunting kennel Gunrou Towa sou. She was imported and owned by Brad & Jen Anderson of Hakuzan Kennel before being sent to her retirement home with club member Julia Bencze.
Oosaka no Sekihime go ("Nami")
Nami is a NIPPO import from the Hidaka line, bred by Mr. Yoshitaka Nishikawa. Imported by Brad & Jen Anderson of Hakuzan Kennel, Nami is proven on boar at Sagami no Roushya, but is currently owned by CJ Hammond of Akiyama no Roushya.
Seihoume go ("Reiko")
Reiko is a NIPPO show line import bred by Mr. Susumu Okada. She was imported by Brad & Jen Anderson of Hakuzan Kennel before being placed with club member CJ Hammond of Akiyama no Roushya when Hakuzan Kennel dissolved.