Breed origin
It is believed that the ancestors of the pit bull terriers were American Staffordshire terriers. Until now, this breed is not recognized by the FCI - the International Canine Federation,…

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LIFETIME LEGAL CONCLUSION?
In childhood, dreaming of a dog, I often imagined myself proudly walking with a dog on a leash. When I got the dog, I didn’t need a leash. Dinara, a…

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Pit bull and pit bull terrier: is there a difference?
As mentioned above, the name of the breed "pit bull terrier" can have abbreviated variants: "pit bull" or "pit." Therefore, there is no difference between the pit bull and the…

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stressful conditions

STRESS AND SWITCHED BEHAVIOR IN DOGS

It might not even be worth separating the behavior of the dog into stressful and switched. In the end, they are often strongly interrelated, it is stress that is the cause of the switched behavior. As a matter of fact, a dog that is under stress and not having the ability to relieve stress with adequate behavior, and unable to withstand the internal stress, SWITCHES its actions to an object in no way related to the source of stress.
Recently, the word Adequate (and inadequate) characterizing the behavior and reactions of people and dogs has spread. Adequate means “appropriate” – when the responses correspond to the strength of the stimulus and the behavior corresponds to the situation as we imagine it. If, from our point of view, the manifestations of reactions do not correspond to the situation, the behavior (and the person) is characterized as inadequate. Continue reading

DOG HAS THE RIGHT TO WEAKNESS. HOW MUCH?
Dogs have their bad habits, and even the most educated dog can not sometimes hold out so as not to pick up a bone in a container or roll out…

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In modern society, pitas
The breed of dogs pit bull was originally bred for fighting. Also, these dogs were used as hunters for large animals, like West Siberian huskies. In modern society, pitas have…

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DOG HAS THE RIGHT TO WEAKNESS. HOW MUCH?
Dogs have their bad habits, and even the most educated dog can not sometimes hold out so as not to pick up a bone in a container or roll out…

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A little bit about the history of the breed
The name of the breed does not mean at all that for the first time this dog was seen on the American continent. This breed essentially does not have a…

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