Labrabull:American Pit Bull Terrier and Labrador Retriever Mix

Hybrid Breed

American Pit Bull Terrier + Labrador Retriever


Labrador Retriever and American Pit Bull Terrier mix - a hybrid breed.

The Labrabull is a strong, loyal dog that is great for families. They are intelligent and loving, but also have a lot of energy.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

A Labrador Retriever American Pit Bull Terrier mix usually weighs between 25 and 50 kg and is about 50 to 70 cm tall. It is a medium to large sized dog with a strong, muscular build. They have a short, dense coat that is either black, brown or brindle in color. They have a broad head and muzzle with a short, chunky nose. Their ears are medium sized and floppy. They have a long, thick tail that tapers to a point.

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Origin USA / UK
Life expectancy 10 - 14 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Labrabull - Such is probably his nature.

There are many different dog breeds in the world, each with their own unique characteristics. One popular mix is the Labrador Retriever and the American Pit Bull Terrier, which is known as a loyal and friendly companion.

The Labrador Retriever is a type of hunting dog that was originally bred in Newfoundland to help fishermen retrieve fish that were caught in nets. They are also known to be excellent swimmers. The American Pit Bull Terrier was originally bred in the United States for dog fighting. However, today they are known as gentle and loving dogs that are also good with children.

When these two breeds are mixed, you get a dog that is friendly, loyal and good with children. They are also very energetic and need a lot of exercise. If you are considering getting a dog like this, be prepared to give it a lot of attention and care. Also, you may have to deal with a lot of prejudice if the pit bull comes through visually stronger and people look at it and call it a fighting dog.


  • affectionate
  • assertive
  • obedient
  • intelligent
  • loyal
  • Irritable
  • confidently
  • stubborn
  • brave
  • agile
  • balanced
  • good-natured
  • sociable
  • faithfully
  • affable
  • trusting


  • Watchdog
  • Companion Dog
  • Family Dog
  • Working Dog
  • Searchdog
  • Therapy Dog
  • Guide Dog
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What diseases can occur in Labrador Retriever and American Pit Bull Terrier mix.

Dogs that are a Labrador Retriever and American Pit Bull Terrier mix are known to be prone to some health problems. These include hip and elbow dysplasia, as well as common problems like allergies and skin problems. Less common health problems found in this "breed" include eye problems, joint problems, and heart defects.

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The American Pit Bull Terrier mix is a medium to large sized dog with a short, dense coat. The coat is usually black, brown or brindle with a white chest and belly. The coat is low maintenance and does not require much grooming.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Tilt-ear - Triangle
Tail lang
Anatomy muscular, square, rugged, massive
Size ♀ 43 - 60 cm
Weight ♀ 14 - 32 kg
Size ♂ 45 - 63 cm
Weight ♂ 16 - 32 kg
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  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • Elbow dysplasia (ED)

    Elbow joint dysplasia is a chronic disease complex of the elbow joint of fast growing dog breeds.

  • Joint damage

    In some breeds, joint damage can occur later in life, affecting the musculoskeletal system.

  • Hip dysplasia (HD)

    The hip dysplasia or hip joint dysplasia of the dog (HD) is a maldevelopment of the hip joint.

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • An adult Labrador Retriever and American Pit Bull Terrier mix can weigh between 25 and 50 kg is about 50 to 70 cm tall.

  • The average life expectancy of a Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier mix is 12 to 14 years.

  • This mixed breed needs at least, as any dog breed does, 60 minutes of exercise per day. An active family that enjoys hiking, jogging, swimming, or fetch would be a good choice for this puppy.

  • The short, thick coat of a Labrador Retriever/American Pit Bull Terrier mix is low maintenance. Weekly brushing helps to remove dead hair and maintain the coat's healthy shine.

  • Common health problems in this hybrid breed include hip and elbow dysplasia and allergies.

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