• There's More to “Pit Bulls” Than Meets the Eye

    11 monthes ago - By Animal Foundation

    The Animal Foundation, like so many shelters across America today, has many mixed breed dogs that people tend to identify as “pit bulls.” DNA testing proves how wrong sight identification can be.
    You Can't Judge a Book by its Cover
    Nearly every day our adoption counselors are asked, “What breed is this dog? Is it a pit bull?” While we try to remind potential adopters that you can't accurately identify a pit bull terrier by sight and that a “pit bull” is not a breed, we sometimes struggle to convince people that a dog's genetic makeup is not a magic mirror into its behavior.
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