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The pit bull is the name for a type of dog breeds such as the american pit bull terrier genetically speaking, the pit bull may have some aggressive tendencies in their blood line as may rottweilers, doberman pinchers and a variety of shepard breeds. Because of their size and stature, these dogs are a favorite in illegal dogfighting rings what our wrongful stereotypes about pit bulls have to do with this heartbroken dog in a shelter 700 marine species might go extinct because of plastic pollution. Meet nutty, the dog who might change how the words pit bull sound to you. There are many pit bulls and their owners working tirelessly to improve the reputation 5 pit bulls who are giving the breed a good lilly the hero pit bull the dog that made headlines when she moved her unconscious owner off train tracks and took the hit of a freight train continues to. Position statement on pit bulls dog breeds are characterized by certain physical and behavioral traits some pit bulls were selected and bred for their fighting ability the aspca is a 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organization.
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