Most pitbulls grow to an average of 50 to 60 pounds. Pitbull dogs are considered medium to large breeds.
The only breed recognized as a pitbull by the United Kennel Club is the American Pitbull Terrier. The Staffordshire Terrier is a recognized breed that closely resembles a pitbull and was used for bull baiting just like the pitbull.
Pitbulls are most often fed dry dog food at two different times of the day depending on the size of the dog and its age, with most dogs getting between 1.5 and 2.5 cups of dog food, according to Dogtime. Puppies will need to be fed less and also be given specific food formulated for puppies due to t
While pit bulls have a reputation as fierce, aggressive dogs, historically they were known to be gentle and good with children. However, early socialization and training are crucial for pit bulls. To minimize risk of injury, children should be taught how to interact positively with dogs and always b
A blue pitbull is an American pitbull terrier with a blue-colored coat. The color can range in hue from a light gray-blue shade to a dark charcoal color. The nose is gray in color as well.
Pit Bull clothing usually consists of T-shirts and jackets. The T-shirts are pulled over the dog's head, while the jackets are often fastened around the dog's neck and abdomen.
A Chinese pitbull is a hybrid dog produced by cross breeding an American pitbull terrier and a Chinese crested. The result of combining the two breeds is rarely a 50-50 representation of each breed.
Good names for male pitbull puppies include Bandit, Duke, Taz, Aries and Marley. Owners often choose the dog's name based on his looks or personality.
A pocket pit bull is a cross between an American pit bull terrier and a Patterdale terrier. It tends to look like a traditional pit bull but with a significantly smaller stature.
Pit bull police dogs are American pit bull dogs that have been trained to help members of the police force with a number of situations they may encounter. Some tasks that police use trained pit bulls for include search and rescue missions, criminal pursuit of a person and protection.