Known for its great strength, endurance, and protectiveness, the Rottweiler can be a good-natured, playful pet.
It can also be a highly challenging breed. In the right hands, a Rottweiler can be the best security system in town, and at the same time, an affectionate friend to the whole family, always ready for fun and games.
The well-bred, well-trained Rottweiler has the courage of a lion and is happy to obey.
In the wrong hands, a Rottweiler just as easily can become an unruly beast, a menace to all that come near.
Is the Rottweiler the right breed for you and your family?
Rottweilers For Dummies provides the answer to this and all your questions about getting, caring for and living with this big dog.
Long-time Rottweiler breeder and trainer Richard G. Beauchamp gets you up and running with what you need to know to: Choose the right Rottweiler for youSocialize your new puppyEducate yourself and your dogMaintain good health, proper exercise and dietHandle behavioral problemsParticipate in dog competitions In friendly, down-to-earth language, Rick provides insights into the Rottweiler temperament and loads of sensible, easy-to-follow advice on everything a Rottweiler owner should know along with fun facts and tips on how to have a great time with your Rottie.
Discover how to: Decide on whether a male or female is right for youFind and choose your new friend and bring him or her homeUnderstand how to communicate with your RottweilerTrain your RottweilerFinding a good trainer and attend classesDeal with emotional conflictsFeed and exercise your RottweilerRecognize, prevent, and treat common health problemsHave loyal friend for life The indispensable guide for you and your Rottweiler, Rottweilers For Dummies is the only book you ll need to help you have the best possible experience with this admirable and loveable breed.