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Have you been charged with keeping a prohibited dog?
So whats the situation?
The law in relation to American pit bull type dogs is confusing. There are problems trying to define such animals in relation to breed specifications. For this reason the courts will assess an animal to see if it is an American pitbull type.
They will assess its overall shape with the help of animal experts.
The only safe way of knowing is to take it to the RSPCA or the PDSA and ask them. However, if they decide that it is an American pit-bull type you may find yourself being prosecuted.
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