Pas nastao ukrštanjem buldoga i terijera, koristi se u borbama, veoma agresivan i izdržljiv.
Sinonimi: bull terrier
Breed of dog, originating as a cross between a terrier and a bulldog. Very powerfully built, it grows to about 40 cm/16 in tall, and has a short, usually white, coat, narrow eyes, and distinctive egg-shaped head. It was formerly used in bull-baiting. Pit bull terriers are used in illegal dog fights. The Staffordshire bull terrier is a distinct breed.Short-haired terrier originated in England by crossing the bulldog with terriers; SYN. bull terrier. bull-terrier, bull terrier.
Or American pit bull terrier; Variety of dog that was developed in the US solely as a fighting dog. It usually measures about 50 cm/20 in at the shoulder and weighs roughly 23 kg/50 lb, but there are no established criteria since it is not recognized as a breed by either the American or British Kennel Clubs. Selective breeding for physical strength and aggression has created a dog unsuitable for life in the modern community.