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American Pitbull Terrier

Overview of American Pitbull Terrier

American Pitbull Terrier dog breed is Pure breed Medium in size. Fur of American Pitbull Terrier is short . Basic origin of American Pitbull Terrier is America . American Pitbull Terrier is Good With Children and Good With Other Animals and Fastest and Easiest to train, American Pitbull Terrier is commonly Friendly, Clownish, Obedient, Strong, Affectionate, Willed, Stubborn, Loyal, Intelligent ad Courageous. According to Wikipedia the essential characteristics of the American Pit Bull Terrier are strength, confidence, and zest for life. This breed is eager to please and brimming over with enthusiasm. APBTs make excellent family companions and have always been noted for their love of children. Because most APBTs exhibit some level of dog aggression and because of its powerful physique, the APBT requires an owner who will carefully socialize and obedience train the dog. The breed’s natural agility makes it one of the most capable canine climbers so good fencing is a must for this breed. The APBT is not the best choice for a guard dog since they are extremely friendly, even with strangers. Aggressive behavior toward humans is uncharacteristic of the breed and highly undesirable. This breed does very well in performance events because of its high level of intelligence and its willingness to work.
American Pitbull Terrier is available in white,red, black either spotted, brindled or solid Colors.

Height and weight of American Pitbull Terrier

Adult Male of American Pitbull Terrier is about 16-30 Kg and adult female of American Pitbull Terrier is about 14-27 Kg in Weight.
Height of American Pitbull Terrier is commonly 50 cm.

Common Health Issues of American Pitbull Terrier

American Pitbull Terrier has tendency to suffer from hip dysplasia and Demodex Mange  

Appearance of American Pitbull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrier is medium-sized, and has a short coat with smooth well-defined muscle structure. Eyes of American Pit Bull Terrier are round to almond-shaped, and its ears are small to medium in length, typically half prick or rose in carriage. The tail is slightly thick and tapers to a point. The coat is glossy, smooth, short, and stiff to the touch. The accepted coat color can vary widely, but, both the AKC and UKC do not recognize merle coloring. Color patterns that are typical in the breed are spotted, brindled, solid, and with points.

Working Class of American Pitbull Terrier

Basically American Pitbull Terrier is Companion dog but is also used as Watch and Guard and Athlete dog.

Training of American Pitbull Terrier

American Pitbull Terrier is easy to train.  It learns basic commands such as sit, stay, come easily. Behavior training is also very important for your American Pitbull Terrier.  Behavior training prevents and or corrects bad habits of your puppy or dog. Behavior and basic commands training for your American Pitbull Terrier should must on these lines. Do not get impatient. You will probably have to repeat the command many times. Never use negative reinforcement. Do not call your dog to come to you for punishment because this will teach your dog not to come on command. Be sure to keep any frustration out of the tone of your voice. If you feel yourself becoming frustrated, take a break. Your dog can sense this and will start to associate training with your unhappiness. You cannot hide your frustration from a dog. You cannot pretend. Dogs can feel human emotion, so stay relaxed, firm and confident.

Exercise and Fitness of American Pitbull Terrier

Daily exercise for your American Pitbull Terrier is important, dogs are living with human since thousands of years, wild dogs have challenges to survive so they work daily to find food, save food and themselves from other animals but companion dogs have nothing to do, they have ready food and couch to sit, which may affect their health, habits and activity.
Your American Pitbull Terrier is recommended Fetching,Tuging,Running,Walking,Swimming regular according to its breed specific exercise requirements.

Behavior of American Pitbull Terrier with children and other pets

Love children and good with other animals if socialized well in early age.

Special instructions related to your American Pitbull Terrier

American Pit Bull Terriers excel in many dog sports, including weight pulling, dog agility, flyball, lure coursing, and advanced obedience competition.

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