By Tina Greenup
January 20, 2006
Everywhere in the US, states are trying to band this breed, make them extinct and the media has destroyed the true reputation of this breed. Just recently, a lady we heard about in the news had a face transplant. Well the reason she had the transplant is because her dog bit her face off. I tried to find out what type of dog it was but of course as usual if isn't a pit bull then the breed is never mentioned in the media.
Of all dog attacks on people and other animals only the pit bull is mentioned. The pit bull accounts for only 1% of all dog attacks out of all other breeds of dogs. They are not aggressive towards humans by nature, they were bred for helping their masters hunt wild game. A pit bull has to be trained or abused and neglected to be human aggressive as with any animal that is domestic.
Please don't be a part of the hate toward this breed, educate yourself and come to see the beauty of the American Pit Bull Terrier. Please if you know of people abusing these animals in any matter, report them to the animal control. I will continue to breed these dogs and represent the true nature of the Pit Bull.
About: Tina Greenup is a single
mother of three young children and their family dog. Of her experience
with pit bulls she writes, "The type of breed of dog we
have is an American Pit bull Terrier. Her name is Lil'Cashola
and she is now 5 years old. We love her very much and will give
up what ever is needed to keep her with us as long as she is
living. She has had 3 litters and everyone that has a pup from
her absolutely loves their pet. I have stayed in contact with
these people throughout the years and to this day there has not
been a problem with their dogs being aggressive in any way. She
had 8 her first litter and 4 in the second and 10 on the third
all except for 3, owners of these dogs have children ranging
from infants to teenagers. I as a breeder screen the homes and
have legal binding contracts with strict rules on how these pups
are to be raised. Cashola herself has won 1st place conformation
twice and 1st place on the treadmill run once. Some of her pups
have also taken a championship status at the dog show for sled
sprint and conformation. You can view her on the www.aapba.com
web page click on message board and you will see her picture.
We love our dog very much and would gladly give up our home to
keep her if we ever had to make that choice. I have gained a
lot of experience with this breed in the last 5 years and work
with people that have been breeding American Pit Bulls for 20
years. These breeders take their animals very seriously and work
hand and hand with show quality dogs from UKC to all other well
known registries. I have seen the good and bad with this breed
and the bad is always the owners of the dog. Just for the record
I personally have met over 200 Pit Bulls and their masters."
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