Since the beginning of domestication of dogs, they have been an important part of human life because of their instinctive guarding ability. In fact, dogs are very loyal companions and often regarded as “man’s best friend”. Instead of being so many wonderful pets and best friends, they can be dangerous too. Even friendly dogs can attack and bite. Here is the list of 10 most dangerous dog breeds in the world,
DANGEROUS DOG BREEDS
1. PIT BULLS
Pit Bulls are one of the most maligned and dangerous dog breeds in the world. It is a very popular breed of dogs and often responsible for attacking humans. In some countries, Pit Bulls are even used in dogfights, where the dogs are trained to fight each other in a death match. Generally, Pit Bulls belong to a dog breed that combines the energy and agility of terriers. The dog breed has been raised in England and was brought to America by the settlers. Initially, the breed mostly used in bear baiting, blood sport in which bears were made to suffer publicly for the public entertainment. Later, bear baiting was outlawed in England but the sports of ratting became famous. In this, a pit was filled with rats and dogs competed to see who could kill all of them in the shortest time. It is believed that from this sport only the name Pit came in the full name Pit Bull.
Rottweilers are a breed of a domestic dog basically of German origin. It is known in German as Rottweiler Metzgerhund, meaning Rottweil butchers’ dogs, because there they are mainly used to herd livestock and pull carts laden with butchered meat to market. But today, Rottweilers are also used as search and rescue dogs, as guard dogs, and as police dogs in most of the countries. One of the smartest and dangerous dog breeds has been trained as guard dogs and hence they have strong bonds with their owners. The bred loves to spend time with the family so they shouldn’t be left alone for a long time. A well-bred Rottweiler is calm and confident, however, there are instances when your dog will get aggressive so you need to keep a track of timing when he is getting aggressive. You either correct them there by saying NO or avoid it. Also, they need the proper amount of exercise will definitely help in calming the dogs.