American Pit Bull Terrier

Type: Purebred
Grooming: Low Maintenance
Height: 17-19 inches at the shoulder
Weight: 30-85 lbs
Lifespan: 10-15 years
One Word: Misunderstood
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About American Pit Bull Terriers

When properly socialized, the American Pit Bull Terrier can make an excellent companion for children. They are energetic, tolerant, and quite sturdy and make good playmates. However, like with any breed, they should not be left unsupervised. This breed is said to make a bad watchdog due to its eagerness to greet people. They are however devoted and loyal to their family and owners and will defend them if necessary. The American Pit Bull Terrier is highly intelligent and learns tricks and commands easily. They are a joy to be around and tend to have a puppyish demeaner will into their adult years. One thing to keep in mind is that the American Pit Bull Terrier is a very misunderstood breed and there are many places where it is considered illegal. Before adopting this breed, make sure you check with your local laws.
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Origin of the American Pit Bull Terrier

The origins of this breed date back to the early 19th century in England where they were used for bull baiting entertainment until it was outlawed in 1835. This breed then took an occupation as a family guardian, being known for being gentle and family friendly.

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