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Pitbull Doberman Mix โ€“ Your Complete Breed Guide

A Pitbull Doberman mix is a designer breed that results from crossing the American Pitbull and Doberman Pinscher breeds.ย This crossbreed inherits traits from both its parent breeds.ย Due to its strong protective instincts, the Pitbull Doberman mix makes an excellent watchdog. However, this crossbreed may develop aggressive tendencies without proper socialization and training.

Grey Pitbulls: Ultimate FAQs + 101 Guide

But first, what exactly is a grey Pitbull? The grey Pitbull is a variety of the Pitbull group of dogs that comes with a silvery grey to deep charcoal coat. The grey coat is caused by a recessive gene that dilutes the eumelanin pigment present in all Pitbulls, resulting in the grey colored coat.

Brindle Pitbulls โ€“ Ultimate FAQs + 101 Guide

The Brindle Pitbull is a color variant of the Pitbull family of dogs, as it appears in a light-colored coat with visible stripes of darker colors running throughout its whole length of coat. Occasionally described as โ€˜tiger-striped,โ€™ this brindle coat pattern is a result of the presence of the K locus allele in the Pitbull.

Pitbull Ear Cropping โ€“ Is It Necessary? And Is It Illegal?

So, is ear cropping really necessary and legal to carry out on Pitbulls?ย Apart from registering a Pitbull to participate in certain dog shows or trying to conform with breed standards in some locations, Pitbull ear cropping is not deemed to be necessary at all. Ear cropping remains legal in most parts of the United States, but a host of other European countries have made it illegal to crop a Pitbullโ€™s ears, except for medical purposes.