As with most breeds, there are a number of theories concerning the origin of the American Pitbull Terrier. One idea holds that Pit Bulls had been bred and skilled in England within the 18th and nineteenth centuries for 2 duties (preventing bulls and transferring herds of cattle by hunters and ranchers) and that they had been known as “Bulldogs”.
One other idea defends that the breed was not known as “Bulldog” however arises from the crossbreeding between them and a Terrier. One other, nevertheless, affirms that the origins of this breed are rooted within the historical “molossers” (highly effective, sturdy and really devoted canines) utilized in conflict by the Assyrians within the 12 months 2000 BC. They are saying that these molossers had been crossed with a breed that already existed there, in England, creating the American Pit Bull Terrier.