Pitweiler

Pitweiler

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:11-15 Years

Pitweiler Build Information

Also referred to as a prott, bullrott and a Rotten pit, the pitweiler is a medium to large hybrid cross between an American pit bull terrier and a Rottweiler. These muscular dogs can weigh anywhere between 45 and 100 pounds. One consistent physical attribute is the smooth coat, which requires minimal grooming. The coat may be black, brown, white, golden, merle, brindle or speckled.

Size:Large
Length (Male):27-33 in.
Length (Female):22-24 in.
Weight:> 65 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Pitweilers are courageous watchdogs. They carry themselves with a proud and confident demeanor. They are strong dogs that have dominant personalities. Pitweilers can be stubborn at times, but they are intelligent and fairly easy to train. Pitweilers that are socialized from an early age can be playful, protective and affectionate family members.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Guardian Skills:Yes
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Fine

Pitweiler Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Easy
Ideal for Tracking:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes