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The Rottweiler dog breed is an incredibly popular choice of the pet dog and has been for many years now. The Cane Corso (pronounced “caw-nay coor-so”) is becoming more popular as more people choose to guard and protect dog breeds for themselves and their families. But since the Rottweiler breed, in particular, has certain known genetic (heritable) health issues, some breeders have started crossbreeding Rottweilers to add genetic diversity and strengthen the breed line for…

Rottweilers and Chow Chows are both frequently used as guard dogs. Pet owners like them for their bold spirit and intimidating looks. They are naturally protective and loyal. Antisocial individuals have given each breed a reputation for being aggressive and dangerous. However, that is where the Rottweiler vs Chow Chow similarities end. The Rottweiler vs Chow Chow is large to giant-sized black and brown dog with short fur. Chows are medium-large dogs with two varieties…

You are not alone if you find yourself comparing various dog breeds. You may compare seemingly similar dogs like the English Mastiff or Rottweiler if you are trying to decide which one would make a better pet. As with many comparisons, which breed is better depends on your needs, personality, and family setting. A Mastiff vs Rottweiler comparison generally contrasts the English Mastiff against the Rottweiler. Mastiffs are taller and heavier than Rottweilers with more…

“Bigger is better” is an adage that rings true for many when referring to the head size of certain dog breeds. Those dogs in the Mastiff family and Bully group are often the targets of unreasonable comparisons and expectations because having a massive head is part of their breed standard. If you have a Rottweiler, you know how impressive and majestic his head alone can be. How much can you influence Rottweiler’s head growth? The…

If you had to choose between a Rottweiler vs Labrador, which would you pick? Which do you think would be better? You surely would take your lifestyle into account and decide if a protective working dog or a gundog would better fit the bill. Perhaps you could have both. In either case, you are dealing with two breeds that have similar needs but are quite different in looks and temperament. A Rottweiler vs Labrador is…

Rottweilers are a recognized breed for their attributes of being very muscular and beautiful dogs with distinct markings. They are lovingly called Rotties by their owners and family members. This breed is very popular, and proper breeding practices can produce beautiful litters of puppies. You must remember that you want a female and male Rottweiler to be safe during the breeding process because some younger dogs can be aggressive while breeding. German Rottweilers and American…