Dog sports are a great way for you and your Pit Bull to spend time together. Building a strong
bond with your dog through fun and competition is one of the most rewarding things we as owners can do for
our beloved pals.
Dog sports offer exercise and stress outlets. For both you and your pooch. On this page you'll find some popular sports that Pit Bulls excel. Remember, it doesn't have to be about winning. If you're like many people they have a blast with their dogs win or lose!
Visit the sites to get more information on the sports that interest you. Have a great time and be safe!
Weight Pull - Pit Bulls excel at this sport. For more information on how to get involved visit: Internation Weight Pull Association. Note - If you are a member of the ADBA or UKC they also have weight pull events. Visit UKCdogs.com and ADBA.cc for details on their pulling events.
UKC Obendience - Obedience is a skill that is a must have in today's world. The UKC and the ADBA both have obedience trials. You can have fun and at the same time train your dog to be a model canine citizen.
Agility - These high octane trials showcase the American Pit Bull Terrier's skill as an all-round athlete. Not to mention they are just plain fun! See Pit Bulls and Agility for a bit more information
DockDog Competitions - If your dog loves the water and loves to fetch this is the activity for them. DockDogs competition's are becoming more popular with American Pit Bull Terrier owner's. They are fun as all get out!
French Ring Sport - In our humble opinion this is one of the most demanding dog sports in the world today. Check out the North American Ring Sport Association's site for complete details.
FlyBall.org - Flyball is a fast past sport where dogs run down a lane, jumping over hurdles and pounce on a box that shoots a ball into their mouth. Once they have the ball they turn around and sprint back to their owner. For more information visit the "flyball.org" link above. Here's another site that will give you some information as well. FlyBallDogs.com