Astoundingly, for most of our history America’s nickname for Pit Bulls was “The Nanny Dog”. For generations if you had children and wanted to keep them safe you wanted a pit bull, the dog that was the most reliable of any breed with children or adults.
Vintage photo of baby girl with pit bull. Pit bulls used to be called "nanny dogs" as they used to be left in charge of keeping the children safe. Something to think about, aye? Maybe they are being villanized today. Same used to be true about Dalmatians!
I love the old pictures of pits and kids before societies image of pitbulls was ruined by believing everything media tells them. And before bad owners got a hold of the breed and had no idea how to train them they were just cool to have