Pure Breed Puppies For Sale In Alabama
American Pit Bull Terrier breed was introduced in the beginning of the 19th century. The dogs were brought to USA from England and Ireland to take part in dog fights. This is why this dog breed has earned such a negative reputation. When American Kennel Club was formed, it refused to register this breed. To register the breed, American Pit Bull Terrier breeders have changed its name to Staffordshire terrier. Later on it got the name of American Staffordshire terrier, so the breed would not be confused with the true Staffordshire terrier breed. American Pit Bull Terrier breed was not used only for dog fights. Many farmers used these dogs to guard their farms and lands. They have also become popular family pets. However, after the banning of dog fights, this breed has earned a negative reputation through bad publicity. It was even banned for breeding and selling in some countries.