But- she's a total sweetheart and totally worth all the work. I know the high pain tolerance was one of the many many reasons we decided on adopting an american pit bull terrier. He knows not to go out of my yard even if gate is open. You can buy a lawn mower tire from Walmart for $5. I'm ashamed to say I sort of bought into the "vicious breed" idea until our son brought home Gauge as a puppy. Although this breed frequently gets a bad rap in the media, if you have ever met a pitbull that was raised by a loving, conscientious family then you will understand how much they like to be with people. I love reading all the posts that are on this site. that is exactly what i meant..we shouldn't have to be polictial correct with our dogs. To all people owned by pits..lol, keep fighting the good fight. But yeah .. but other then that he loves people and other dogs, loves coming over to my grandparents house to see them and to my friends house where one of his sisters is. A very good friend of mine came in the house one day and Tyson pinned him down to the couch and licked him for about 15 minutes without stopping. As soon as he saw me, his face lit up. Pit Bull Terrier, during the lifetime of the breed, has been used not only for fights with animals, but also for … Even if it meant moving giving her up was NEVER an option!! Not so much on the slobber, but he does love to give kisses as my 4year old like to complain since they are face level with each other. Pit bull—now take a moment and think about those two words. Though, yes, he is naughty & loves to test us, He's the sweetest dog ever. I just adopted a 2yro female terrier/pitbull. When I pulled up, sure enough it was a dog. Certain Pitbull dogs do not allow any other pet in their vicinity, but experts argue that socialization holds the key. I have never had such a loyal and loving dog! Many are full with pitbulls and forced to euthanize at astounding rates. Many people will mention the fact that this breed is notoriously stubborn, but once they realize that you are the boss, they will work hard to ensure that you were happy with them. If we want our beloved Pitties to be treated like any other breed, we shouldn’t be forced to use PC lingo in order to keep from offending others. while we walked by he shifted and the rocks made a noise and papi started growling and barking at him. Oscar loves to sleep with me and my hubby, then goes and sleeps with my daughter and Cardi. I got out of my car & started to walk up to him( noticing he was a pitbull) I was kinda scared. The Pitbull breed was created for strength and fearlessness in the face of large predator animals like bears, wolves and wild boars. After all, you can’t change the shape of their mouth and eyes (that earns them the reputation of serious-looking); nature should be respected. Can discuss price if you are interested!". House sparrows can be seen in all states on the American continent, however, house sparrows are not native to America and are displacing the native birds. I always answered him, "No, I terrorized the cat and blamed him for eating all of the treats. I have never owned a pit before my baby jewel but I do not think I could ever get another breed. I moved to another state and 6 months later came back....he came in the house and the same thing again, licked him for like 20 minutes straight this time. There both a beautiful goldy brown and they both always watch funniest home video's. Although when properly trained, they can be affectionate and cuddly. I have raised 4 children throughout this time and always had at least 1 pit in the house, all of mine are house dogs, not one problem. my pit puppy was like that but now he can be extremley into a tug of war and i can stick my hand in his mouth and he will stop instantly..............once they no that it is not acceptable they stop!!!!!!!!!! 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