As with all things German, be that an appliance or a car, perfection is always expected. It is thus not surprising that the Rottweiler is a perfect breed as well.
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Rottweilers are a robust, powerful dog breed with great strength, endurance and agility. The Rottweiler is a working dog, he is the happiest when there is a job to do whether it is herding, competing in obedience, tracking, search and rescue or retrieving the newspaper.
An effective guard dog, Rottweilers are also dominant and pushy - and requires constant training firm, uncompromising rules. A Rottweiler will defend his family and property to the end, but he does have a tendency to become loyal to one person. Although Rottweilers are a devoted and loyal dog breed, play around small children should be supervised.
Black with well-defined tan or mahogany markings.
Medium length, dense coat. Relatively easy to maintain with some shedding, Rottweilers require brushing only once or twice a week.
The Rottweiler is susceptible to bloat, parvo virus, hip and elbow dysplasia. To minimize the risk of your Rottweiler developing any hereditary health issues, you should buy a Rottweiler dog from a reputable Rottweiler breeder.