The Rottweiler is a big, powerful and courageous soul, making it a popular choice as a guard dog or search and rescue dog. Rottweilers have earned a bad rep over recent years, but they don’t have a naturally vicious nature. (Thanks a bunch, unresponsible owners and poor media coverage.) With careful breeding and training the Rottweiler can actually be pretty laid back. Let’s take a closer look at the traits of the ‘Rottie’.
Breed Group: Working
Coat length: Short
Exercise: More than 2 hours per day
Grooming required?: Once a week