American pit bull terrier

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American pit bull terrier

a powerful, muscular dog with short, smooth hair, broad head and ears which naturally fold over but in some countries are cropped. It has earned a reputation as a fighting dog.
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If he's lucky enough to make it onto the adoption row and gets adopted, his savior finds she has also adopted a quandary: Most breed specific legislation, housing regulations, and insurance companies discriminate against any dog with a "pit bull label--possibly the reason why those mixed-breed DNA testing companies don't designate any of the dogs they test as American Pit Bull Terriers.
Four-year-old Leo was confirmed by DNA tests as an American pit bull terrier.
Investigation chief Det Supt Simon Beldon said: "Early indications are the two dogs seized are American pit bull terriers although tests are still ongoing to establish that.
The new ordinance, passed last year by the City Council, applies to American pit bull terriers, American Staffordshire terriers, Staffordshire bull terriers or mixed pit bull breed dogs.
American pit bull terriers were banned in the UK under the Dangerous Dogs Act of 1991.
Most of the infected dogs were American pit bull terriers.
He takes them into his compound where they are taught to behave by his pack of canines - including American Pit Bull terriers.
Last night, another puppy farm was raided nearby and around 60 dogs were rescued, including four illegal American pit bull terriers.
A BOY of seven narrowly escaped death after being mauled by two American pit bull terriers.

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