Why do rottweilers have spots above their eyes?

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At one end Rotties have dots above their eyes to aid eye communication and at the other end traditionally their tails have been docked, robbing them of a vital communication tool. Dog to dog eye communication is one reason for dogs kicking off with some dogs and not others.
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Whiskers, or vibrissae, are long, coarse hairs protruding from a dog's muzzle, jaw and above its eyes.

The follicles at the base of these hairs are packed with nerves that send sensory messages to a dog's brain.

Being able to feel vibrations in the air also helps dogs sense approaching dangers.

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Dogs are actually not prey animals and are pretty high up on the food chain, so the theory that the eye dots are "decoy eyes" doesn't make a whole lot of sense.

One of these body parts are the eyes.

Like humans, Dogs can widen and narrow their eyes to show emotion.

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The Rottweiler has a muscular, massive, powerful body.

Some Rottweilers have been known to have blue eyes or one blue and one brown eye.

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The Rottweiler has a muscular, massive, powerful body.

Some Rottweilers have been known to have blue eyes or one blue and one brown eye.

This trait is not recognized in the show world and does not meet the breed's written standard.

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Often we get in Rottweilers with tails.

Rottweilers are RARELY born without a tail, their tails are usually docked at 2-5 days old, after this time the bones become stronger and the nerves form.

Docking a dogs tail later in life, or even as a six month old puppy is an amputation.

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It's thought that they may have been caused by a mutation in the ticking gene.) Dalmatian puppies are born pure white, and the spots appear as they age.

You may also see tricolor Dalmatians: dogs with tan markings on the head, neck, chest, leg, or tail of a black or liver spotted dog.

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Breeders that get puppies with white spots sell them as pet quality only and do not allow breeding rights.

The AKC papers are given to The puppy owners but marked as limited registration.

If a Rottweiler is producing white spots in The litters, can you rebreed the dogs? white spots don't usually show up in litters.

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