PitBulls Are a Beauty
By: Montee Hopson
The ancestors of modern Pit Bulls come from the bulldogs and terriers of England. At one time, every county in England had its own breed of terrier. Many of these still exist; however, some have evolved into new ones. Such is the case for the English White and the Black and Tan terriers, whose descendants include the bull-and-terriers, the Fox Terrier, and the Manchester Terrier.
The pit bull’s ancestors hail from England and were brought to North America by English immigrants. These descendants were bred from the bulldog, which some breed historians believe originally The pit bull’s ancestors hail from England and were brought to North America by English immigrants. These descendants were bred from the bulldog, which some breed historians believe originally served as a “gripping dog” for hunters of large game. as a “gripping dog” for hunters of large game.
There are THOUSANDS of Pits and Pit Mixes euthanized DAILY.
3. BREED BANS exist because of irresponsible OWNERS AND BREEDERS.
4. PIT BULLS are probably the most popular breed for BACKYARD BREEDERS.
5. Pit Bulls have several terrible GENETIC DISEASES that are spread by people who do not health test.
6. Pit Bulls are NOT a good breed for the average dog owner. They require relentless TRAINING, SOCIALIZATION, and GUIDELINES.
White Pit Bulls have faced discrimination in many registries due to the same unfounded bias as the Old Family Red Nose ( OFRN ) and the Merle Pit Bull lines have faced. Due to this persecution over time many have circumvented the process with such registries and have falsely subsequently registered them as other lines such as American Bulldogs and Dogo Argentinos.