Let’s be really honest; In the world of cute and cuddly pets, especially when it comes to dogs, pit bulls just get a bad and rough reputation. It stems from the negative reviews and opinions of individuals who misunderstand the genuinely loving and friendly dogs, those who have never owned one or have never even been near one and who fear what might happen when they see one. So, why is there such a misunderstanding when it come to pit bulls, and where does it all originate? These are the questions that we are going to be answering for you today in this article. In fact, we are going to look further in depth at the twenty worst and most misunderstood myths about pit bulls that are circulating in our society, and set the record straight for all those individuals out there who believe them. With that said, let’s take a look into these pit bull myths that we hear day in and day out, and find out the truth for ourselves.
They Are Aggressive And Vicious
This is more than likely the number one myth that you will hear about pit bulls in the world today. That they are vicious, mean, aggressive, and will attack anyone or anything at the blink of an eye. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Pit bulls are known to be super loyal, friendly, and are some of the best dogs to have with children in the home. They are just like any other sociable dog that you will see in many family homes, especially in the country; They just want to play and be loved by their families, and the way they are treated is generally how they will behave, as we will later learn as the list continues.