Are rottweiler puppies aggressive?

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Some puppies may begin to show aggressive tendencies early on.

Whether that aggression is occurring because of fear, resource guarding, or overexcitement, it should be addressed as soon as possible.

aggression in Rottweiler puppies can be tackled in a variety of ways, though the best method is a combination of methods.

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Rottweilers are strong, large dogs with distinctive black and rust colored markings… A 2008 canine aggression study found that Rottweilers are average in aggressiveness towards their owners and other dogs, but tend to be more aggressive than average towards strangers. Rottweilers are also very territorial.
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Rottweilers are strong, large dogs with distinctive black and rust colored markings… A 2008 canine aggression study found that Rottweilers are average in aggressiveness towards their owners and other dogs, but tend to be more aggressive than average towards strangers. Rottweilers are also very territorial.
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Rottweilers should always be black with tan points, and the ideal coat is quite short, dense, and a bit harsh. Occasionally a "fluffy" puppy will turn up in a litter, but that coat is disqualified in the breed ring.
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It is very normal for a Rottweiler to give birth to a couple of puppies with more hair than usual. Such rottweilers can either be born with long hair or rough hair and it is very uncommon for them to be born from a mixed breed of a rottweiler and another dog breed. They usually come from a pure breed.
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Rottweilers aren't high-energy dogs as adults (in general, there's always the exception and "working dog lines" tend to be more active than some others), but as puppies they are like every other breed.

There's a lot of truth to the saying "a tired puppy is a good puppy"!

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So, why is my Rottweiler puppy lazy? Possible reasons are not getting the right diet, illness, hot weather, not getting enough exercise, depression or it might be the case that it is naturally not very active. It is also important to consider that Rottweiler puppies do sleep for up to 18 hours daily.
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How to Deal With Aggression in Rottweilers

  1. Observe your dog around the house…
  2. Leash your dog and take him for a walk…
  3. Observe his reaction to various stimuli…
  4. Structure your routine to avoid unnecessary exposure to aggression triggers…
  5. Shut the dog in if you're expecting visitors he doesn't know.
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