What is unique about a pitbull? Just like with German Shepherds or Golden Retrievers, there are Pit Bulls that are lap dogs, therapy dogs (Helen Keller owned one), even bomb-sniffing dogs. They can be docile, child friendly, and easily trained.
What are Pit Bulls known for? The USA admired this breed for qualities that it likened in itself; friendly, brave, hardworking, worthy of respect and they became, the “All American Dog”. During WWI and WWII, Pit Bulls were used as the nation’s mascot. Their image of bravery and loyalty was displayed throughout advertisements during wartime.
Are Pit Bulls very smart? The Pit Bull, namely the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and American Staffordshire Terrier, are average to above average intelligent dogs. For obedience & working intelligence, they’re the 94th and 48th smartest dog breeds, respectively.
How strong is a Pit Bulls bite? American Pit Bull Terrier
“The American Pit Bull Terrier is a breed that is known for its strength and determination. With a bite force of 240-330 PSI, this breed can definitely bring down larger prey,” Sarah-Jane explains. “Pitbull terriers are legal in the United States.