This big dog with extraordinary power has a very muscular gait that is both graceful and flexible. This beautifully built, muscular dog leaves an impression of great agility and elegance.
He is part of the bull terriers family. In France, the American Staffordshire Terrier is a category 2 breed.
Between 45 and 48 cm (17.72 to 18.90 inches) for the male
Between 43 and 45 cm (16.93 to 17.72 inches) for the female
Between 25 and 35 kg (55.12 to 77.16 pounds) for the male
Between 20 and 30 kg (44.09 to 66.14 pounds) for the female
The coat of the American Staffordshire Terrier can be very varied. All colors are allowed, but white should not make up more than 80% of his coat.
The hair of his coat is very hard, tight and very short.
His head is very broad with strong jaws. His round eyes are dark in colour. His straight ears are set high, they can be clipped or unclipped. His nose is usually black. His tail is short but uncut.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 3 and is #286