Did you know October is Pit Bull Awareness month? National Pit Bull Awareness month was ‘coined’ in 2007 to raise awareness for the breed.
Some people, when they think of the Pit, think of the most adorable, cuddly doggies.
Others immediately think about what they see on the media. The media focuses on this breed as a ‘bad breed,’ but this couldn’t be farther from the truth.
Pit Bulls at Work
Pit Bulls, due to their high level of loyalty, have been and are still used in a number of fields including:
- As K9’s in law enforcement
- Therapy dogs
- Military working dogs
- Service dogs
Pit Bulls at Home
Ask nearly any Pit guardian and they will tell you, their Pit is a part of their family. Not only are they a part of the family, they are a favorite breed for many. When raised properly, this breed can be the most incredible family companion.
We will discuss Pit Bull misconceptions in a different article, as it can become quite lengthy.
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