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4 month old pitbull puppy too small...?

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So I have an American Pit Bull Terrier puppy named Hercules. He's just the friendliest little guy and best puppy I've ever had 😇 he just turned 4 months old 4 days ago & he's the biggest in his litter.

A couple days ago a gentleman told me that Hercules looks to be too small for his age and told me that I should be very concerned. I love my pup no matter what size he is, but I want to double-check and make sure you guys don't think I should be worried...does he look too small for his age to you guys? Are there any issues I should be aware of if he is? He currently stands at 16.5" at the shoulder. I haven't weighed him in a while, but if I were to guess, I'd say between 28-30 lbs. I just don't know of any reason to be upset or worried if my pup happens to be too small and figured I'd ask....

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I agree. I'll add that pits, pit mixes and other bully breeds have a lot of size range to them because of the rampant backyard breeding. Folks breed for larger and larger to cater to the "macho owners". As long as your vet is happy with his size and weight, just ignore what strangers say.
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