Descended from Ancient Roman dogs, the Rottweiler is a medium-to-large dog from Germany.
The Rottweiler is a strong yet goofy dog that is extremely loving and loyal. It is for this reason that this dog breed is one of the most popular dogs in the United States and ranks at number 8 in the top 10 breeds.
These dogs have a working history and, although they are normally seen as companion dogs today, they are still used as police dogs, military dogs, service dogs, search and rescue dogs and therapy dogs, and can make great guard dogs and watchdogs for families too.
It is thought that these dogs first came to America in the 1920s, and they have been recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) since 1931. Continue browsing to see our available Rottweiler puppies for sale.
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The Rottweiler is a loyal and friendly dog that loves their humans! Although they can look aggressive and have a bad reputation for being a dangerous dog due to their powerful bite, these pups are extremely loving and just want to be around their people. It is for this reason that they don’t like to be left alone and they can suffer from separation anxiety when left alone for hours at a time.
An intelligent breed, the Rottweiler needs lots of mental stimulation otherwise they can become bored and destructive. They love playtime and get on very well with humans of all ages. They can be wary of those that they don’t know, which is why early socialization from a young age is so important. They normally just want to protect you from any danger they see!
While the Rottweiler is highly trainable and sociable, you must be patient and be able to dedicate time to them until they learn. They are large breed dogs that are very powerful and so you shouldn’t think about buying one of these pups unless you know you can take the time to raise them into well-rounded dogs. Depending on the dog, they can also have a high energy levels and will love to accompany you while you exercise. Our Rottweilers for sale puppies are all bred in family settings to ensure early socialization and good temperament.
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The Rottweiler has an avaerage life expectancy of between 8 and 11 years. These dogs are a generally healthy breed, but, like all dogs, they are also prone to some health problems:
Gastric Torsion (Bloat)
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The AKC classifies the Rottweiler as a large breed. Male Rottweilers usually stand 24 to 27 inches tall and weigh between 95 to 130 pounds. Females are smaller and usually stand between 22 to 25 inches tall and weigh 85 to 115 pounds.
Their bodies are well defined and muscular and they have a broad chest. Their head is also broad and looks large in comparison to their bodies. Their ears are level with their head and their eyes are almond in shape and are dark brown in color. Sometimes, you may see a Rottweiler with yellow eyes, but this is considered a fault in the breed standard.
Rottweilers have a short to medium length double coat that is straight and coarse. They shed only moderately but will shed more twice a year, during which time you will need to brush them more regularly to loosen hairs.
The Rottweiler dog does not have many coat color combinations. Their coat is limited to black with tan to mahogany markings. The markings appear over the eyes, on the cheeks, on each side of the muzzle, on the chest and legs and beneath the tail.
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