Category: APBT Stories

WILDSIDE’S RAPID ROY

I had originally wanted a pup off of Ed & Chris from Bandit and another Gyp they had on the Yard. Well that breeding couldn’t be made, so they had to send me another one in replacement. With my authorization of course, This pup was out of the same Sire, their Bandit dog and the Dam of Roy was “Wildside’s Wild Cherry” knowing that I liked Eli dogs crossed with...

THE GAS HOUSE DOG

One of the most famous and widely quoted dogs as the foundation stock of Pit-Bull Terriers in America was The Gas House Dog. The Gas House Dog, or to speak more properly, McDonald’s Grip, was a brindle dog with white blaze in face, white ring about neck, white breast and paws. He was the property of the late John McDonald, who at the time of ownership had charge of the...

CH JUSTICE POR

How Champion Justice came about. I was looking to by a bitch from proven winners and possibly a winner herself. I heard STP Kennels had some dogs for sale so I then purchased STP’s Ch. BB. She was off of Gr.Ch. Buck bred to Ch. Bonnie. When I got her home it did not take long before she came into her heat cycle so I could go ahead with my plans to breed...

SOZINA’S CH CIGANKA

Sirmium Knls called me to come to pick up a female puppy I wanted out of BAMBELA ROM which I had given to him as a gift 10 years ago. My friend from Budva, Simo Markovic, the big hunter, went with me to buy one hunting dog and to see if he would like some. When we came to Neven, I stayed with him talking, while Simo went with Nikola...

JESSE ROD’s GRAND CHAMPION MIDNIGHT

It was a hot day and we started a 10-mile run. To my amazement, Midnight was the only one that stayed right behind the truck the whole way, not allowing any dog to pass him up. If they tried, he would grab them and knock them down then continue to follow the truck. After seeing this beautiful black pup with all that stamina, I tried everything I could to acquire him and,...

HOBB’S TUFFY

It all started back in 1979 when I had just become friends with a guy named Dennis R. He had a brother to Ch Tonka, Ch Crash, from the Tombstone x Red Baby litter. He also had some sons of the Four Bits dog which later turned out to be sons of the great Bolio dog instead. After seeing some of his dogs goI decided I wanted some of this blood. Soon after...