Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

American Staffordshire Terrier


General information

  • Not to be confused with the British Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
  • During World War I, an American Staffy called Stubby earned the rank of Sergeant, and became the most decorated dog of the war.
  • Intelligent, affectionate, reliable, and good with children.
  • Adapts equally well to life in the country or in the city.

Biological Data

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