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By Tabi Trt

The Rottweiler is a breed of domestic dog, regarded as medium-to-large or large. The dogs were known in German as Rottweiler Metzgerhund, meaning Rottweil butchers' dogs.

Rottweiler typically are 24 to 27 inches tall at the shoulder and weigh 95 to 130 pounds

Rottweilers can live for as long as 10 years. The average Rottweiler lifespan is between 8-10 years.

Purebred Rottweiler puppies can be anywhere from $800 to $4,000. The average price for an American puppy is about $1,450 from a professional breeder

They are loyal pets and great companions. With the right training and socialization, a Rottweiler makes a very good family pet.

Rottweilers are not a threat to the family, they are usually very aggressive when they protect their owners.

Rottweilers can do well alone if they're trained properly. However, they shouldn't be left alone for more than 4 to 6 hours at a time.

They're easy to train compared to most breeds, even though many Rottweilers do have a slightly stubborn streak.

A Rottweiler's average bite force is about 328 psi.