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27 Reasons To Never Have A Staffordshire Bull Terrier As A Pet

They're so vicious and unpredictable.

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1. They're such mean-looking dogs.

2. Like, seriously mean.

3. They're not good with children...

4. ...or cats...

5. ...or cows...

"@trigger0608: Made my day this pic 😊 "@Get2knowstaffys @Staffie_Lovers Staffy alert, dog worried by cows 😂😂 #savage 👍

6. ...or wildlife.

7. They're extremely dangerous, even as puppies.

8. Bascially, they'll attack anything that moves.

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9. They're incredibly rude.

10. They don't make good lap dogs.

11. They can't stand to be hugged.

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13. Their smiles won't cheer you up at all.

14. They'll upstage you with their dress sense.

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15. They're far too vicious to be used as therapy dogs.

16. They're terrible kissers.

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17. They're always plotting something.

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18. They're impossible to train.

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"Play dead."

19. Plus they're really lazy.

Meet Frank the #Staffie, member of the @LV sponsored @BDCH agility team #LVDogStars http://t.co/QTiM885pSO

20. They have no sense of fun.

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21. They certainly don't deserve a loving home.

You definitely shouldn't adopt Lola.
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You definitely shouldn't adopt Lola.

22. Plus it's not like there are that many of them in shelters.

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Only a few thousand of them, possibly more.

23. They totally don't need your love and affection.

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24. In short: There's no way anyone could ever want one of these horrible, scary dogs.

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25. They're nasty pieces of work.

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Do not - under any circumstances - adopt Lexi.

26. In fact, they're absolutely terrifying.

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27. Yep: You'd have to be crazy to adopt one of these killing machines.

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If you're determined to ignore our advice, then this list of Staffie rescue centres in the UK is a good place to start your search. Don't say we didn't warn you.