By Shorty Rossi, SJ Hodges
Luigi Francis Shorty Rossi, the tough-talking, fedora-wearing celebrity of Animal Planet’s hit express Pit Boss, may perhaps stand simply 4 ft tall yet that hasn’t stopped him from residing huge, changing into a profitable businessman and an outspoken recommend for pit bulls, the main misunderstood breed of puppy within the world.
A 3rd new release dwarf, ex-gang member, and ex-con, Shorty understands what it’s prefer to be misunderstood and during this candid memoir, he stocks his own tale for the 1st time. not anyone anticipated Shorty to reside not to mention be successful, and but he has, overcoming each problem, from an abusive domestic to the violent streets and gangs of South vital los angeles, to the infamous cellphone blocks of Folsom felony the place he used to be imprisoned for tried murder.
After 10 years, 10 months, and 10 days at the back of bars, Shorty won his freedom and the opportunity to place his entrepreneurial and negotiation talents to the try. He minimize the ribbon on his personal company, Shortywood, with 3 targets: to show his existence round, act as a expertise agent for little humans and determine and fund charities that suggest for, rescue and position deserted or abused pit bulls into secure homes. within the strategy, he turned a reality-TV famous person. Now, with Hercules, his rescued pit bull and newly expert provider puppy via his facet, Shorty keeps to avoid wasting pits from the basements and backyards of breeders and abusers whereas taking up new or even higher demanding situations. And not anything is gonna stand in his way.
Shorty Rossi is 4 ft tall—and emerging.