American Staffordshire Terrier calendars: Much like The American Pit Bull Terrier. They are medium-sized, compact, stocky, and muscular. They have a broad skull, medium-length muzzle, and a strong jaw - needed for their job as a guardian. American Staffordshire Terriers have broad, deep chests and muscular hindquarters. They are stoic and reliable. Powerful looking with a protective instinct, they will make strangers beware. Yet with their own family they are devoted, gentle and loving. American Staffordshire Terriers should never be confused with the Pit Bull Terrier. They are courageous and a tenacious fighter if provoked. Training can be a challenge because of their pushy yet sensitive character. Their natural temperament towards people is gentle and loving, unfortunately some have been improperly handled, giving the American Staffordshire Terrier a bad reputation. American Staffordshire Terrier Calendars make great gifts.