Sadly, pit bulls "often attract the worst kind of dog owners," according to the ASPCA. Shelters overflow with hard-to-place pits and pit mixes, so please take Pit Bull Awareness Month to consider adopting if you can provide as much love as they have to offer.
Infographic by Alissa Scheller for the Huffington Post
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