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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Brenda is tiny, but guarded watchfully by her trusty Rotweiler.
With stats like that, it shouldn't matter that they're about as difficult to love as a one-eyed rotweiler with mange.
You feel indestructible when you strap on the protective suit, but it all changes when you've got a rotweiler bearing down on you from ten feet.
Policeman Gez Cotter from Wednesbury station with Kurt the Rotweiler.
However, the Parkhead club have made a habit of upsetting the odds in Europe and might discover that the return of their own midfield terrier, Neil Lennon, from European suspension, gives them the opportunity to be top dogs in the absence of the Rotweiler.
I didn't want to be going around here like a rotweiler giving out to them," he stressed.
I've got six Staffordshire bull terriers, one bulldog and a Rotweiler guard dog.