PetsIs a Pit Bull right for you?
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This is to help ask questions that people should ask themselves when getting any dog . . . but more so on a dog that has an "unjustified bad rap," and give advice with a lil humor. (Also note: this test deals equally as much with any dog in the so called pit bull type class.)

                 
 
I recommend another 1st.
NO
Have you had other dogs before?
YES
Are you looking for a watchdog?
YES
Go get a German Shepard instead!







NO


Then get a cat!
NO
Do you like doggy kisses?
YES
Do you want a lapdog whose not quite lap size?
YES
Do you want a comedian?
NO
Sorry, many pits are known to have humorous dispositions. Read up on something that fits better.



YES


NO




Then you probably shouldn't have a dog!
NO
Are you prepared to make an approximate12 year commitment to him/her no matter what?
Understandable. Some feel a dog's place is on the floor. If size it the issue, try a Boston Terrier.
 
 



YES






That's OK. Try something more generic, like a Lab or a Poodle.
NO
Are you prepared to take the extra steps in being responsible with a breed that has an unfair bad rap?"
 
 
 



YES






 
Have you read books on APBT, staffies, & other such pit bull types & mixes?
NO
With a little more research you'd probably be a good pet parent.
 
 



YES






 
:-) Congrads, I now recommend a Pit Bull as the right dog for you!
YES
So do you know what "BSL" is, & are you prepared to deal with it?
NO
:-( Sorry, many cities outlaw pit bull types.