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Rottweiler

History

The Rottweiler is a breed of dog that originated in Germany, in the city of Rottweil to be precise. This breed descends from an earlier guard dog used in the Middle Ages to guard and guide livestock. Later, the Rottweiler was also used as a cart pulling dog and as a police dog.

Today, the Rottweiler is a popular family dog ​​and is often used as a guard dog and police dog.

Character

The Rottweiler is a very loyal and devoted dog. Known for his courage and determination, he makes an excellent watchdog. Also, the Rottweiler has a well-developed protective instinct and will always protect its family.

In addition, the Rottweiler is also a very intelligent breed. He is easy to train and learns new things quickly. However, because the Rottweiler has such a strong character, it is important that he is socialized and trained at a young age by an experienced owner.

Health

In general, the Rottweiler is a healthy breed. However, there are some hereditary conditions to which this breed is susceptible, such as hip dysplasia and elbow dysplasia. It is therefore important to buy a puppy from a recognized breeder who has had the parents tested for these disorders.

In addition, Rottweilers often suffer from obesity. It is therefore important to keep a close eye on your Rottweiler's nutrition and exercise.

Care

The Rottweiler has a thick, short coat that needs regular brushing to remove loose hair. The Rottweiler's nails should also be trimmed regularly and the teeth brushed to prevent tartar.

In terms of exercise, Rottweilers need a good daily walk to stay in good shape. Rottweilers also often enjoy swimming and playing.

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