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Rotweilr.jpg (6554 bytes) The Rottweiler is calm, trainable, courageous, and devoted to their owner and family. They have a reliable temperament. Protective, he will defend his family fiercely.
Breed: Rottweiler
Country of Origin: Rome/Germany
AKC Group: Working
Function: Cattle Drover
Life Span: 10-11 years
Appearance: Powerful, muscled
Color: Black with rust markings
Coat Type: Straight, shiny, Medium length
Grooming: Brush
Height: 22-27 inches
Weight: 70-120 pounds
Activity Level: High
Watch Dog: Excellent
Protection: Yes
Intelligence: Low-medium
Trainability: Average
Good With Children: Ok
Good With Pets: Ok
Good With Strangers: Cautious
Character: Calm, confident
Home Environment: Fenced yard
Best Owner: Firm, strong
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Over protectiveness, disobedient, snoring, aggression
Physical: Hip & shoulder dysplasia, PARVO virus
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