American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull)
The American Pit Bull Terrier is a good-natured, amusing, extremely loyal and affectionate family pet that is usually good with children as well as adults. This breed is almost always obedient, and is always eager to please its owner/s. It is an extremely courageous and intelligent guard dog that is full of vitality. As it is a terrier the American Pit Bull Terrier is highly protective of his owners and their property; it will fight an enemy to the death. It is usually very friendly, but has an ability to know when it needs to protect and when everything is okay. The American Pit Bull Terrier can be wilful with meek owners and needs a firm hand. They are generally okay with other pets if they are raised with them from puppy hood. The Pit bull is generally very friendly, but not recommended for most people, because most people do not understand how to properly raise and treat a dog. The American Pit Bull Terrier has a strong pleasure to please. Their natural aggressive tendencies are toward other dogs and animals, not people. However if they are properly socialized with a firm, but calm, confident, consistent pack leader, they will not even be aggressive with animals.
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18 to 22 inches (45.7 to 55.9 cm)
35 to 55 pounds (16 to 25.1 kgs)
11 to 14 years
Energy Level:The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) is quite energetic and easily bored.
Exercise Needs:The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) needs a long daily walk or run of at least an hour.
Training Compatability:The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) is quite Easy to train. Doesn't take long.
Popular American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) Cross-Breeds:
Bullboxer Pit - Boxer X American Pit Bull Terrier
Bullypit - American Bulldog X American Pit Bull Terrier
Labrabull - Labrador Retriever X American Pit Bull Terrier
Pitweiler - American Pit Bull Terrier X Rottweiler
The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) is:
Grooming:Your American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) will need little grooming; maybe once every two weeks.
Coat Length:The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) has a short coat.
Shedding:The American Pit Bull Terrier (Pit Bull) is a seasonal shedder
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