American Staffordshire terrier


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American Staffordshire terrier

a medium-size, muscular dog, similar to the staffordshire bull terrier, but larger. It has a powerful head, well-muscled body, short tail and a short, colored haircoat.
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PHOTO 2) Jason Wooden, who owns two American Staffordshire terriers, uses his cellphone while checking paperwork yesterday at the licensing window at City Hall.
The dog, an American Staffordshire Terrier, was removed from its owner's house in Limassol after the Animal Party, following a report made to them by a member of the public, filed a report with Limassol police.
Summary: DUBAI -- The Dubai Municipality released Trip, the American Staffordshire terrier who killed a poodle at the Dubai Pet Show last month, to his owner after the dog remained calm for three weeks in its control.
The American Staffordshire Terrier which savaged a poodle to death at Dubai Pet Show on Friday is being held by the municipality.
Even the name may feed fears: "Pit bull" sounds fierce, although it's generally used to describe several breeds, one of which sounds anything but - the American Staffordshire Terrier.

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