American Staffordshire terrier

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Synonyms for American Staffordshire terrier

American breed of muscular terriers with a short close-lying stiff coat

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According to the American Kennel Club, the term ``pit bull'' has become a catch-all reference to several breeds of dogs, including the American pit bull terrier, the American Staffordshire terrier and the English bull terrier.
Right after the holidays, our American Staffordshire Terrier chewed up a Christmas toy that was advertised as being indestructible," Persaud recalls.
Dubai Following a controversy surrounding the death of a toy poodle caused by an American Staffordshire terrier at Dubai Pet Show, the debate rages about whether certain breeds of dog, including all types of pitbulls, should be banned as pets.
Summary: DUBAI -- The organisers of the Dubai Pet Show have been forced to revise its admission procedures for dogs after a poodle was mauled to death by an American Staffordshire terrier, a breed prohibited by the Dubai Municipality.
The striker, 20, has been forced to leave his beloved one-year-old American Staffordshire terrier with his parents back in London after joining Albion on loan last month.
The terms they use are American pit bull terrier (a short dog) and American Staffordshire terrier (a taller, leggier version).
My dog has a great time doing this,'' said Sung Hyun, 31, of Torrance, who performed along with Crash, his 5-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier, who did numerous flips and jumps as he caught flying discs.
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