This term is often used to refer to a variety of breeds, including the American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, and Staffordshire Bull Terrier. Pit bulls have been involved in a significant number of reported attacks.
Rottweilers are large and powerful dogs that have also been associated with aggressive incidents.
German Shepherds are known for their intelligence and are often used as working dogs in law enforcement and search-and-rescue, but they can become aggressive if not properly trained and socialized.
Siberian Huskies and Alaskan Malamutes are strong and energetic breeds that require extensive exercise and training to prevent behavioral issues.
These dogs are a mix of domestic dogs and wolves, making them unpredictable and potentially dangerous.
Dobermans are highly intelligent and protective dogs, but they can display aggressive tendencies if not socialized and trained appropriately.
Bullmastiffs are large, strong dogs with a protective nature, and they require a responsible owner to manage their temperament.
Boxers are known for their playful and affectionate nature but can become aggressive if not properly trained and socialized.
Great Danes are gentle giants, but their size can pose a risk if they are not well-trained and supervised.
Chow Chows are known for their independence and aloofness, and they can be prone to aggressive behavior without proper socialization and training.