Learn about the temperament and personality traits of the American Staffordshire Terrier Dog. Discover what it's like to live with, its traits and characteristics and how it generally behaves.
The American Staffordshire Terrier is a people-oriented dog who thrives when he is part of a family. They are intelligent, graceful, loyal, feisty, courageous, and very, very strong. They love play outdoors, are very energetic. They love exercising, hence you will have to give a good hour or more to play/exercise with it.
If left home bored, they can destroy your house[Really!]. Amstaffs are protective but are too friendly to be guard dogs.
They are amazing with children and are patient, gentle, and tolerant. Of course, very young children should always be supervised around any dog.
Verdict: If you are an active person who is intelligent and loves exercising then this is the dog for you!