Rottweiler bred for. Practically extinct in the 1800s the breed population began a comeback in the early twentieth century due to the efforts of enthusiastic breeders centered in stuttgart. Rottweilers were originally bred to be hard working protective dogs. Its no surprise that these dogs are used in police work. A bored or neglected rottie can do a lot of damage to your furniture yard and clothing.
Activity requirements rottweilers need moderate exercise to maintain health happiness and an even temperament. The rottweiler ˈ r ɒ t w aɪ l ər uk also v aɪ l ər is a breed of domestic dog regarded as medium to large or large. All rottweiler puppies found here are from akc registered parents. Select locations price range minimum price maximum price.
For experienced dog owners who have the time to commit to a large breed the rottweiler is a true blue friend. Rottweiler information including personality history grooming pictures videos and the akc breed standard. These powerful dogs have incredibly strong jaws and excel at police work herding and watch dogging as well as obedience. 5 6 the dogs were known in german as rottweiler metzgerhund meaning rottweil butchers dogs because their main use was to herd livestock and pull carts laden with butchered meat to market.
Bred for generations to use his protective instincts and independent judgment when his family or territory is threatened this is one tough customer. It was bred in the german town of rottweiler in wurttemberg. 7 weeks old males and females akc registered parents on premises. Remember that rottweilers are a working breed meaning theyre happiest and healthiest when they have a job to do.
The rottweiler is a big dog and can weigh up to a hefty 135 pounds most of it muscle. Several rottweiler breed clubs were formed over the years but the one with staying power was the allgemeiner deutscher rottweiler klub adrk founded in 1921. Rotties are exceptionally smart which makes them easily trainable and they are usually very happy goofy dogs. Right breed for you.