The Bully Kutta or Pakistani Mastiff is a dog breed that originates from the erstwhile Sindh region of the Indian subcontinent. It is also known as Sindh Mastiff, Bully or the Pakistani Bully.
Legality and Dog fighting
This breed was bred to enable a stable cooperative nature in a pack. However, in areas where dog fighting is legal, the breed has been used for fighting due to its great stamina, fighting skills, fearless nature and power. It was used for guarding sheep flocks and used as a guard dog, some times this breed was used in dog fighting in Pakistan which is now a banned sport, recently this breed has been imported to China, Russia, UK, USA and Central Asia.
In popular culture
New York Times best-selling author Greg Iles depicted this breed in his 2009 novel, The Devil's Punchbowl.