Rottweiler

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Rottweiler

a large, very powerfully built dog with massive, broad head, small pendant ears and short docked tail. The short coat is black with tan markings on the face, chest and legs. The breed is predisposed to osteochondrosis, diabetes mellitus, sesamoiditis, leukoencephalomyelopathy and neuroaxonal dystrophy.
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Now they've just become toilets for rotweilers and Staffies," as one resident put it.
Mean trying to take candy from NDP/Liberal/BQ/Green children or a feckless intruder attempting to yank steaks from a pack of rotweilers.
It is a fact that pound-for-pound, rotweilers are one of the strongest and most powerful dogs in the world.
2) Daviann Mitchell cuddles with her Rotweilers Trix, left, and Smoochy.
As we hustled to our cars, the local skaters were left to contend with 20 or so men in full riot gear, complete with automatic weapons and snarling muzzled rotweilers.
But instead it looked like Doug Ellis had let his Rotweilers loose on it.