American Staffordshire Terrier

  • Size

    Large
  • Height

    Males - 18 to 19 inches at the shoulders
    Females - 17 to 18 inches at the shoulders
  • Weight

    Males - 57 to 67 lbs.
    Females - 40 to 60 lbs.
  • Coat

    Short
  • Color

    Any color
  • Energy

    Medium
  • Activities

    Agility, Conformation, Obedience, Tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Both

Stocky and muscular with a strong, powerful head, the American Staffordshire Terrier resulted when the courageous Bulldog was crossed with a spirited, agile terrier breed. Friendly, intelligent and loyal, this people-oriented breed thrives as part of the family and when given a job to do. An excellent guardian, he loyally protects his family. The Am Staff has a low-maintenance short coat, but he requires regular exercise.

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