110-Pound Rottweiler Puppy Named Hercules Saves His Owner From An Attacker
Hercules is a gentle giant, but when a man attacked his owner while they were on a walk, his protective instinct kicked in, and he bit the man several times.
Rottweilers, like Pitbulls, have an unfair reputation that precedes them. These loving and loyal goofballs can make great pets. Thinking about bringing a Rottweiler puppy into your home? Here are a few things to know.
25 Cute Pictures Of Puppies And Mama Dogs For Mother’s Day
Mother’s Day is Sunday and here are some ways that puppies show their mama dog some appreciation — via licking, snuggling, playing, and more:
25 Cute Mama Dogs And Their Puppies For Mother’s Day [PICS]
'To celebrate Mother's Day weekend, here are more than two dozen adorable pictures of mama dogs and their puppies showing each other love and affection.
Cropping Out Cruelty: Ear Cropping And Tail Docking Is Useless And Cruel
Despite arguments and past practices to the contrary, cropping a dog’s ears and docking his tail are cosmetic surgeries with very little health benefits.
Top 25 funny dog signs
Gallery: We’ve all seen a “Beware of Dog” sign at some point, but here more than two dozen parodies that have a little fun with the wording and imagery.
Top 10 dog breeds with the shortest lifespan
Does size and weight affect a dog’s lifespan? Here are 10 dogs who live the least amount of time, according to data taken from the DogTime Breed Center.
The top 10 most expensive pets
What do Rottweilers, Bengals, French Bulldogs, and Maine Coon cats have in common? They’re some of the most expensive pets to own, in terms of annual veterinary bills.
Rottweiler saves small dog from coyote
Video: Amazing footage of a Chiweenie (Chihuahua-Dachshund mix) getting attacked by a coyote, only to be rescued by Happy, a hero Rottweiler — take a look.
Dog coughs up the truth about owner’s missing wedding ring
A Rottweiler mix named Tucker is nicknamed “the food burglar,” by his family, and for a good reason: The pooch eats everything, including wedding rings.
Duet of the year
Video: An adorable little girl and a Rottweiler dog team-up for a very special duet: Prepare yourself for the ultimate version of “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.”
Fearless canine heroes sacrifice lives to save owners
Two hero dogs – a Georgia Boxer and a Michigan Dachshund – who, in separate incidents, unselfishly sacrificed their lives in order to protect the ones they loved.
Town bans veteran’s Pit Bull therapy dog
After deployment in Egypt, Bo Ready found relief from PTSD through his dog, Diesel; unfortunately, the pooch is a Pit Bull — a breed banned by his city’s BSL.
Indiana woman reunites with stolen dog after 5 years
In 2008, Indiana resident Jennifer Koczan arrived home only to make a tragic discovery — her dog, a then 3-year-old Rottweiler named Sasha, had been stolen. Koczan says she was devastated, and had really never stopped grieving for the loss of her dog. “I never thought I would see her again,” Koczan tells ABC News […]
Hero coach rescues puppy from hot car
Coach Barry Switzer is a legend to football fans across the U.S. The former head coach of the University of Oklahoma Sooners and popular NFL team the Dallas Cowboys became an icon when he became one of only two football coaches in history to win both a college national championship and an NFL Super Bowl. […]
Man threatened with jail time for hanging “Lost Dog” signs
A Marysville, Wash., man on a desperate search for his missing dog has been told by local authorities to remove the “Lost Dog” flyers he’s posted around town — or else. Nanna, a 3-year-old Rottweiler, isn’t just a mere pet to 34-year-old Shawn Slater. Slater has suffered from severe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), bipolar […]
Max, a Rottweiler, was shot four times by police while his owner was placed under arrest — would the outcome have been different if the officer had specialized dog training?
North Carolina legislators file dog breed restriction bill
A bill introduced Tuesday in the North Carolina House of Representatives aims to designate six “aggressive” dog breeds and to regulate the ownership of those breeds and breed mixes. House Bill 956 classifies the Rottweiler, Mastiff, Chow Chow, Perro de Presa Canario, Pit Bull (including the American Staffordshire Terrier, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and the […]
DogTime video of the week: March 8, 2013
A feisty French Bulldog plays with a Rottweiler–Mastiff mixed-breed dog in our video of the week:
Top 10 most popular dog breeds in the U.S.
For the 22nd year in a row, the Labrador Retriever was ranked as the most popular dog in America, according to an annual report released by the American Kennel Club. The Lab retaining the top slot adds excitement to the 2013 rankings, as the top-ranked pooch is now tied with the Poodle for the dog […]