American Pit Bull Terrier

  • American Pit Bull Terrier
  • Hypoallergenic: no
  • Height: Male: 18 – 21 in., Female: 17 – 20 in.
  • Weight: Male: 35 – 65 lbs (Adult), Female: 30 – 60 lbs (Adult)
  • Coat: The coat is glossy and smooth, close, and moderately stiff to the touch.
  • Life Span: 8 – 15 years
  • Temperament: Clownish, Stubborn, Obedient, Intelligent, Affectionate, Friendly, Loyal, Strong Willed, Courageous
  • Overview:

    The American Pit Bull Terrier is a purebred dog breed recognized by the United Kennel Club and American Dog Breeders Association, but not the American Kennel Club. The American Pit Bull Terrier has a long history of being a physically active, muscular, very agile breed, and has maintained breed type for over 150 years. Pit Bull-type dogs are not considered to be hypoallergenic because they do shed their coats, usually twice a year.