Breed dog fighting
In fact, most of the representatives of the fighting dogs are descended from those dogs that were originally bred for use in hunting and fights with other dogs. In the process of crossing several breeds of hunting terriers and bulldogs were involved.
Only the best qualities were taken from them:
- powerful and massive jaws;
- reduced pain threshold;
- ability to fight a superior opponent;
- excellent mind and high reaction rate;
- bright temperament and lack of fear.
It is important to point out the fact that when breeding and training fighting dogs, they never raised and did not encourage aggressive behavior regarding a person.But to grow from any breed a well-educated and adequate dog that will not pose absolutely no danger, not everyone can.
The list of fighting dogs is not so long and has a little more than twenty breeds. Some of them are widely known, while others have heard far from all.
Below will be briefly presented fighting dogs, photos of which perfectly convey the power and beauty of these animals.
This breed can be described as a guard. Its representatives are ready to perform excellent service at any time of the year, regardless of weather conditions. Alabai can equally well guard their owner, watch a flock of sheep or play the role of a hunter. In a number of countries they are used for fighting against other dogs. When choosing this breed you should be guided by the fact that its representatives are not very friendly to other dogs and require serious training.
This breed in Japan represents loyalty. Since ancient times, it was used for fighting and in a bear hunt, to ensure the rise of morale among the samurai. And today such dogs are exposed to fights, where they show themselves only from the good side. But Akita manifests open aggression only when defending his hosts.
A photograph of a bulldog conveys well its distinctive qualities: jaws of great power and excellent musculature. In England, his ancestors were originally used in cattle breeding. Due to the long-term selection, the bulldog's fight past has been left far behind, but the firm temperament is still with him.
American Pit Bull Terrier.
This is the most dangerous fighting dog, according to the majority. But practice shows that the pit bull terrier is a faithful, cheerful and loving breed, each member of which is always ready to serve the owner. Also used in a dog sport called “weightpulling”.
It is the largest dog breed in the world. The history of the fighting career of the English mastiff begins from the time of Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar. He was used in the arena as a gladiator who opposed tigers, lions or bears. Mastiffs were also often fired against the enemy in combat in war. Today, this breed is distinguished by affection for its owners and good attitude towards children.
Dogue de Bordeaux.
His ancestors participated in hunting and baiting of animals, gladiator fights and wars.Even today, Bordeaux dogs are put up for illegal fights. But in calm home conditions his fighting qualities manifest themselves only in the event of a threat to his home.
Brindiz fighting dog.
This breed was bred in Italy, for which the pit bull terrier, Rottweiler and Cane Corso were taken. Possesses excellent fighting qualities and is an excellent watchman. Such a dog requires the most stringent training.
From the name it follows that this is “a highly wrinkled dog.” In Pakistan, this breed is used to conduct dog fights, which are widespread in this city.
It is also one of the sadly popular breeds. This reputation was provided by the media. In fact, these dogs showed aggression and performed in fights in the past. Today they literally idolize people and have a very fervent temper.
Representatives of this breed have a massive body, excellent guard qualities. Bandoga distinguished head, courage and solid calm.
All listed breeds are among the most popular ten. About them is well known.These dogs are bred by breeders, and they take root well in families where they show themselves as loyal and loving pets and guards.
All remaining fighting rocks are less popular than those described above. And some of them, for various reasons, were even on the verge of extinction. But thanks to the great work of the breeders, they are again gaining popularity.
- Irish Staffordshire Bull Terrier;
- Spanish Bulldog;
- Presa Canario;
- Caucasian Shepherd Dog;
- Kangal Karabash;
- Cane Corso;
- Ca de bou;
- Neapolitan Mastiff;
- Old English Bulldog;
- Staffordshire Bull Terrier;
- Cable inu;
- Phil Brasileira;
- Shar Pei.
In the modern world, fighting breeds of dogs have not lost their popularity, but it should be noted that if an important decision was made to acquire such a dog, it is necessary to spend a significant amount of time and energy on its training. This will ensure absolute control over it and prevent it from all sorts of risks.