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Where did pitbulls come from?

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September 30, 2015 3:15PM

A pitbull comes from two different dogs. One is an unknown show breed and the other is an extinct hunting breed. The hunting breed takes 3 different breeds to make while the unknown breed takes only two. Therefore to make a pitbull it takes at least 5-7 other dogs. The breeds came from Europe.
Pitbull type of dogs were first bred by mixing terriers (especially the fox terrier) with bulldogs. For example the bull terrier is a mixture of the 2 breeds I just mentioned.

A pitbull comes from two different dogs. One is an unknown show breed and the other is an extinct hunting breed. The hunting breed takes 3 different breeds to make while the unknown breed takes only two. Therefore to make a pitbull it takes at least 5-7 other dogs. The breeds came from Europe.
A pitbull as we know them are from America. This is why the breed name is American pitbull terrier.