American Pit Bull Terrier
Pit Bull



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American Pit Bull Terrier
Pit Bull Terrier
Pit Bull

United States 1800s
This breed descends from the Stafforshire Bull Terrier crossed with other fighting dogs. They were once used for dog fighting and unfortunatly illegaly still are today.


Life Expectancy
This breed can live for about 12 years on average.

Weight & Height
30 to 80 pounds & 18-22 inches tall. Males are generally larger then females.

Known Health Problems
Cataracts, Hip Dysplasia & Allergies

Physical Description
Medium-size, solid and muscular. The head is large, broad and powerful. The jaw is strong and the nose is large. The eyes are medium in size and set low. Ears are cropped erect or naturally rose or semi-prick. The chest is deep and the hindquarters are muscular. The tail is medium length.

The pit bull can make a great family companion despite what you may see in the media. Some indivuals can be aggressive, but this is usually due to the owner training it to be that way.. When properly socialized with people from an early age they can be one of the sweetest dog breeds. This breed does not always do well with other dogs as it may fight with them.


Living Conditions
Will do ok in apartment, only if exercised daily.

Little grooming needed

Daily walks are needed for this breed

Coat Texture
Short and smooth

Coat Colors
The pit comes in a variety of colors including brindles


5-10 puppies are usually born per litter. Puppies need early socialization and training to keep them from becoming aggressive. When raised properly , they make a great family pet.

Continental Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
National Kennel Club


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9 week old puppy

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American Pit Bull Terrier Breeders

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