Dog Breeds - American Pit Bull Terrier

Breed Group:    N/A
Weight:             22-110 lbs
Height:              18-22 inches
Color(s):            multicolored, black and white

This dog breed originated during the 19th century, the American Pit Bull Terrier was noted for having the gameness of a Terrier and the athletic abilities and strength of a Bulldog. This dog breed's versatile talents made it a favorite of farmers and ranchers for such uses as protection, livestock driving, family companions, and as catch dogs for hogs and semi-wild cattle.This is a popular breed among dog enthusiasts.