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Rottweiler


Rottweiler


UK KC Classification Working
Country of Origin Germany
Date of Origin 1820s
Height 58 - 69 cm (23 - 27 inches)
Weight 41 - 50 Kgs (90 - 110 lbs)
Life Expectancy 11 - 12 Yrs

Main Characteristics


Rottweilers are large, muscular, well built dogs. They are agile and fearless and their coat is medium length and coloured black and tan.

Temperament

Rottweilers are good natured with natural guarding instincts.

Suitability

If you are considering a Rottweiler as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They do not require a lot of grooming
They may be troublesome with other dogs
They require a lot of physical exercise
They are easy to obedience train
They usually make good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

Rottweilers are also known as:
Rottie
Rotty
Roc
Rott
Rochester
 


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