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When Your Rottweiler Channels their Inner Wolf Is your Rottweiler a howler? Many owners are baffled by how Rottie occasionally throw their heads back and howl away. But does it mean they’re unhappy, and should you be worried? If your Rottweiler is howling, it could express its ancient instinctual roots and channel its inner wolf. Or, it could be that they’re simply responding to loud noises or feel like they need something to do. Or…

A Brief Sketch of the Rottweiler Rottweilers are very intelligent, playful, and strong. They stand at over 20 inches in height and can weigh anywhere from 77-132 lbs. Rottweilers born in the same litter play together like puppies, even when they are of the same sex. And pet owners who adopt them typically want to keep both siblings. But evidence shows that two females living together may not be a good idea after all. Can…

If you’ve ever found yourself close to a canine, you’ll know that rottweilers can be formidable and fearsome beasts, especially if there are kids around. But all is not lost! Look at this guide that tells you how to take down your beast when all else seems lost. There are many ways of calming a rottweiler down when it becomes overly enthusiastic. You may have to resort to using force, but remember that you are…

You might have noticed that your Rottweiler always seems to be panting. With these heavy pants and lots of drool, sometimes you might wonder how you’ve owned such a slobbery dog on earth. But why do Rottweilers pant so much? All dogs pant, whether it’s to expel heat, recover from exercise, or even soothe themselves when they’re fearful. Panting is completely normal unless you notice your Rottweiler doing it at unusual times or more often…

Since childhood, we’ve been told that it’s rude to stare. But it seems that Rottweilers didn’t get the memo because occasionally, it seems they love nothing more than to lock eyes with us and have us in a staring contest. But what does it mean, and should you be concerned? When they stare into our eyes, it can make us feel as though they’re reading the thoughts in our brains, but it turns out that…

Is My Rottweiler Digging for Gold? The rate at which a Rottweiler can destroy a garden is startling. Some will begin to scratch furiously at soil or sand at any given opportunity. Is your Rottweiler displaying these kinds of behaviors, and is it driving you crazy? Not all Rottweilers love to dig, but it’s a known facet of the breed. It may not make you feel better to know that digging holes is, more often…