Can You Guess Which Dog is the Real Pit Bull?


Presa Canario

presa canario, dogs that look like pit bulls
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The Presa Canario is a large muscular dog and males can weigh up to 145 lbs. They were originally bred to guard livestock on farms.  They have an unusual charactertic – their cat-like movements. But they have a stubborn streak – the American Pit Bull is typically a lot easier to train compared to the Presa Canario.

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