Pit bulls are reputed to be scary and aggressive. They certainly get a lot of bad press. You might have read about this breed attacking other dogs and sometimes people too, leaving them with severe injuries.
Pit bull terrier owners insist this stereotype is unfair and aggressive pit bulls have been trained that way rather than being naturally aggressive. Whichever of these views is true about pit bull terriers, there are some instances where it’s forbidden by law to keep this dog in your home.