However, this definitely places an extra responsibility on the shoulders of a Pit Bull puppy owner, to make sure they do everything they can to create a well-adjusted, friendly, and well-behaved dog. This is done through a combination of socialization and training, and you start right away with a puppy.
Other effective strategies for dealing with bad behavior are to distract the dog and then have him do something that you can reward. This is where teaching "Look" is a great strategy for distracting him. You must also dedicate time to regular daily training sessions, so the pup gets into the habit of listening to you and watching for instructions.
The basics you need include: