In 最近 years, pit bulls have gained もっと見る than just a foothold in the public awareness. Unscrupulous breeding and negative media attention have resulted in many apartment complexes, neighborhoods and even counties imposing bans on the breed, citing them as "inherently dangerous" to the public.
But did あなた know that pit bulls, despite the fact that they were originally bred to fight with each other, were also bred to be trustworthy and friendly to people? These イヌ actually earned the nickname "nursemaid's dog," because they were so reliable with young children.
A 子犬 mill is a large-scale commercial dog breeding operation where profit is 与えられた priority over the well-being of the dogs. Unlike responsible breeders, who place the utmost importance on producing the healthiest 子犬 possible, breeding at 子犬 mills is performed without consideration of genetic quality. This results in generations of イヌ with unchecked hereditary defects.
Puppy mill 子犬 are typically sold to pet shops—usually through a broker, または middleman—and marketed as young as eight weeks of age. The lineage records of 子犬 mill イヌ are often falsified....