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14 Awesome Facts About American Staffordshire Terriers

These heavy bones, pendant ears, a relatively short and well-muscled neck and a short muzzle hide in themselves a kind and tender soul.

#1 They are strong and muscular with powerful jaws

#2 They are often independent, energetic, domineering and difficult to manage

#3 They can be aggressive towards other dogs

#4 They are considered unsuitable as a family pet

#5 American Staffordshire Terriers were originally bred as fighting dogs

#6 They are related to the American Pit Bull Terriers and Staffordshire bull terriers