FCI-Standard No. 147 ORIGIN: Germany.
UTILIZATION: Utility, service and company.
CLASI fication FCI: Group 2 Pinscher and Schnauzer, Molossian, Mountain type dogs
and Swiss cattle. Section 2.1 Molossoid, Dogue type.
With working trial. History: The Rottweiler is one of the races
Older. Its origin dates from the times of the Romans.
In that he was then possessed as a dog protection driving dogs. These
dogs were moving with the Romans more Beyond the Alpine regions, where they protected
people and driving cattle. In the region Rottweil, these dogs crossed
with native dogs, which emerged a mix. Thereafter, the task
Rottweiler principal was to care and lead gained more and defend his master
and possessions. Your name: “Rottweil butcher’s dog ‘got it
the former imperial city of Rottweil. The butchers bred only in accordance
its performance and usefulness. That was how, over time, it formed a race of
protection and excellent driving the he was also found useful as
dog traction. When beginning the XX century breeds were sought for
police service, tests were made the Rottweiler. He quickly proved that
East dog was perfectly suited for tasks
the police service. That is why in 1910 was officially named as a dog
police. Rottweiler breeding aspires to a race
strong, very strong, black, with reddish-brown markings clearly defined, which
despite its totally energetic appearance, no less noble it is very appropriate
as a service dog, and utility company. GENERAL APPEARANCE: The Rottweiler is a dog
medium-sized to large, robust, nor coarse, nor light, nor fragile, nor
extremities too high. His strong figure, compact and well proportioned be concluded
which is a very powerful, agile and strong dog. IMPORTANT PROPORTIONS length
trunk, measured from the joint scapulohumeral to the tip of the
Buttock, should not exceed the height Cross 15% maximum. TEMPERAMENT / BEHAVIOR: Tending
friendly and peaceful, kind to children, It is a very affectionate, obedient, docile dog
and willingness to work. his appearance betrays the original strength. insurance
of itself, nothing nervous or scary. Reacts to its environment
with great attention. HEAD
Cranial region: Skull: median width length between
ears. Side view, the forehead is moderately Puffed; the occipital protuberance
well developed without being too noticeable. naso-frontal depression (Stop): Very clear.
FACIAL REGION: Nose: Well developed, rather wide
that round with relatively large windows, solid black.
Muzzle: In relation to the area of the skull should not give an elongated nor shortened.
Straight nasal, broad at base, decreases moderately wide back and forth. Lips: Black, close fitting. Angle
tightly closed lips; preferably gum dark.
Jaws / Teeth: jaw upper and lower are very strong
and wide. healthy, strong and complete dentition (42 parts). Upper teeth
on you lower scissor. Cheeks: Zygomatic arches pronounced.
Eyes: Medium size, almond-shaped, dark brown; with eyelids well
adherents. Ears: pendants, medium-sized triangular,
widely separated and high implantation. With well placed ears glued and to
Later, the area of the skull appears being wider.
NECK: Strong, moderately long, well muscular, slightly arched at the margin
higher; terse, without dewlap or loose skin. BODY
Back: Straight, strong and stiff. Spine: The lumbar region is short, strong and
deep. Croup: Broad, of medium length, slightly
rounded, without being straight, not much fall. Chest: Roomy, broad and deep (approx.
50% of the height of the cross), with a windowsill well developed and ribcage bulky.
Abdomen: Flanks not collected. TAIL: In natural, horizontal extension
the top line; at rest can also hang up. EXTREMITIES
FOREQUARTERS: General: Seen from the front straight and
not too close together. Forearms, seen from the side, They are straight. The inclination of the scapula
relative to the horizontal is 45 °. Shoulders: Well laid.
Arms: Close to the trunk. Forearm: Strongly developed and
musculados. Pasterns: Slightly springy, strong,
slightly oblique. Feet: Round; tightly closed fingers
and bulky. hard pads; short, black and nails
General: Seen from behind are straight, parallel and not too close together.
In natural position obtuse angles are formed between the thigh and hip bone, the
thigh and leg (knee), and between the leg and metatarsus (hock).
Thigh: Moderately long, broad and strongly I muscled.
Lower thigh: Long, strong, very muscular, sinewy.
Hock: Powerful; well angulated, not steep. Feet: Slightly longer than
front; fingers also closed, bulky and heavy.
MOVEMENT: The Rottweiler is a trotter, back remains firm and slightly
movement. The development of the movement is harmonious, safe, strong and free, with
broad steps. SKIN: Skin tight head throughout
the area; shape small wrinkles on the forehead when the dog
It is in care. MANTLE
Hair: Compound of undercoat layer and outer internal. The outer layer hair is medium
long, hard, thick and tight; the undercoat Internal must not protrude from the outer coat.
In the hind legs, hair is a little longer.
Color: Black with clearly defined tan markings a living reddish brown cheeks,
nose, throat, chest and limbs, as well as above the eyes and under the tail. SIZE AND WEIGHT:
Machos Height at withers: 61-68 cm.
61 to 62 cm: small; of 63-64 cm: medium. Of 65-66 cm: large (correct size); 67-68
cm: very large. Weight: Approximate: 50 kg
females Height at withers: 56-63 cm.
56 to 57 cm: small; from 58 to 59 cm: Medium. 60-61 cm: large (correct size); 62-63
cm: very large. Weight: Approximate: 42 kg CARE AND HEALTH.
His hair coat is easy to care for brush it is advisable to keep it clean
with a bristle brush firm least once a week. On the other hand, only
must bathe when deemed necessary. You can live in an apartment, provided
and when it is taken out to exercise all day activity will have to perform
for 2 to 3 hours in order to maintain good mental and physical health. When are they
puppies is very important to keep a load of regular exercise, because in
Otherwise, their limbs could atrophy. The Rottweiler is a dog that is characterized
to be very strong and tough but like happens in other races, it has special
genetic tendency to certain diseases. So, as some inherited diseases
osseous type dogs of this breed can osteochondritis dissecans and suffering dysplasia
Hip. Hip dysplasia is one of common disorders in dogs size
the Rottweiler but interestingly, this Race has such a big impact. HE
is a problem of joint hip, which prevents the femoral head
correctly fit into it. This causes two characteristic symptoms: pain
It appears to mobility, and lameness more or less important, depending on the severity
of the illness. FEEDING.
As for food, we must provide food regularly: at the same time
and similar amounts. You need to learn to eat it immediately after to give it,
If it’s been a while and has not tried it, will retire and not eat until the next
food. It is omnivorous and has a good appetite. You will need to have at your disposal
fresh and clean water, as they may suffer attacks of thirst because they are very active. LIFE EXPECTANCY.
8 to 10 years.