History and “Functions” of the American Pitbull Terrier

AMERICAN PITBULL TERRIER (HISTORY) The "American Pitbull Terrier" breed was born in the late 1800s from the crossing of the Bulldog and the English Terrier. In America farmers in 1845 focused on Bulls and Terriers, imported from Ireland because of migrations due to the famous "Downy mildew". In the USA. this breed is under the protection of the ADBA (American Dog Breeders Association) and the UKC (United Kennel Club) since 1898, which, unlike other associations that only recognize their breed,…...
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Definition of UKC and differences with the ADBA

LET’S DEFINE THE AMERICAN PITBULL TERRIER IN ADBA / UKC STANDARD   To best define the ADBA and UKC standards it is necessary to highlight the difference between the two: as they are both common to have vigor, tenacity and power, but at the same time they are very different because the first association aims at work and the second to the exhibition.   The ADBA tends to push the character qualities of the American Pitbull Terrier as high as…...
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