Lottatore Brindisino

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Lottatore Brindisino
OriginItaly
Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris)

The Lottatore Brindisino is a breed of dog used for dog fighting originating in Brindisi, Italy.[1] The dog was created by selective breeding the Cane Corso, Rottweiler and Pit bull.[1]

Description[edit]

The Lottatore Brindisino is a muscular dog with large shoulders and chest, strong and powerful legs and neck and carries a large head.[1] The nose is normally black, blue or red. The tail and ears are often cropped to prevent injury during a dog fight.[1] The coat can be found in a large range of colours and is short and dense. The average height is around 22 inches, but larger specimens exist.[1]

Ban[edit]

The dog is also banned in the Cayman Islands.[2] Under the New York City Housing Authority Lottatore Brindisino are banned in their homes.[3][4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Lottatore Brindisino". Molosserdogs.com. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  2. ^ Government of Canada, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (9 October 2015). "List of Dog Breeds Prohibited for Import into the Cayman Islands". Inspection.gc.ca. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Working to End Dog Breed Ban in Public Housing". Thebark.com. Retrieved 22 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Changes to NYCHA's Pet Policy" (PDF). New York City Housing Authority Journal. 39 (4). April 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-01-04.