ROTTWEILER Puppy Dog
As a working dog, the Rottweiler has developed the most diverse duties, among them, wild boar hunting, guardian dog, cow cattle conductor and police dog. Its name means "Rottweil's dog" the city in the south of Germany in which the breed was originated many centuries ago.
Obedient, loyal and with a kind heart, the Rottweiler gives itself entirely to its family. Despite its physical aspect, it is a quiet dog, but it can turn into a formidable enemy when it is provoked. Full of energy, it enjoys the vigorous exercising of any type. It can be hard to train and it has to be firmly managed, so it is not appropriate for an inexperienced owner. It has guardian instincts.
Hard hair, attached to the skin, always black with fire or mahogany spots. Almond eyes of a dark brown color. It ears hang over the cheeks, very close to them. The tail is kept horizontal, but slightly raises it when it is alert. Smaller hands than the feet with strong and well-arched fingers. Robust body, powerful with a wide and deep chest. The back line should be straight and slightly descendent to the tail. Dog Gifts
- LIFE EXPECTANCY: 10 years. Dog Collars
- PHYSICAL EXERCISE: Intense.
- MAINTENANCE: Moderate.
- LEVEL OF NOISE: Very Silent.
- HEALTH PROBLEMS: Ocular problems; DCO; Sinus dermoide.
- HEIGHT: 58 – 69 cm.
- IT IS USUAL TO GET THEIR TAILS surgically CUT.
BREED RECOGNIZED BY THE CANINE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION (CIF)