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Submitted by: Lou Arias

American Staffordshire Terrier

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The American Staffordshire Terrier is noted for its impressive strength, protective nature, and fearless courage. The breed is classified by the American Kennel Club. It is often confused with the "American Pit Bull Terrier," a different, distinct breed recognized by the United Kennel Club. The primary distinction is that the American Staffordshire Terrier generally has a larger bone structure, head size, and is heavier...


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