The American Kennel Club recognizes the American Staffordshire terrier and the Staffordshire bull terrier as independent breeds, but nearly a dozen others can fall under the pit bull umbrella, including the American bulldog, the Cane Corso, the Alapaha blue blood and the Dogo Argentino.
10 Breeds Most Commonly Mistaken for Pit Bulls The Cane Corso. The Bull Terrier. The Boxer. The Dogo Argentino. The Staffordshire Bull Terrier. The Bullmastiff. The Olde English Bulldogge. The Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog.