Doberman vs Rottweiler – All That You Need To Know!

A male Doberman will weigh anywhere between 40 to 45 kilograms while a  female will weigh between 32 to 35 kilograms. Their height falls  between a range of 61 to 72 cm.

Weight And Size

Weight And Size

A  male Rottweiler weighs between 50 to 60 kilograms while a female will  weigh between 35 to 48 kilograms. Their height ranges from 56 to 69 cm.

Characteristics

A dog lover can recognize a Doberman anywhere because of their gait and build that appears both noble and powerful.

Characteristics

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Rottweilers look very similar to Dobermans except for one key difference – they aren’t as muscular and have large heads.

Temperament

As their appearance might suggest, Dobermans are both fiercely loyal and confident dogs.

Temperament

Rottweilers are known to be expert  guardians due to their tendency to be on guard in unfamiliar  situations.

Grooming

Dobermans are low maintenance when it comes to grooming. You don’t need  to bathe them frequently, nor is professional grooming required.

Grooming

Unlike Dobermans, Rottweilers shed heavily during spring and fall, and moderately throughout the year.

Monthly Maintenance

The monthly expenses of a Doberman  can range from Rs 2,000 to Rs 10,000.

The monthly expenses of a Rottweiler  can range from Rs 2,000 to Rs 10,000

Monthly Maintenance

Diet and Nutrition

Dobermans require a high-quality diet that’s rich in protein to maintain their energy levels.

Diet and Nutrition

Rottweilers thrive on high-quality food as do other dogs. Till they  reach the 6-month threshold, they can be fed 3 times a day, which  reduces to 2 meals later on.

Exercise

Unsurprisingly, Dobermans require high amounts of physical activity.  They love runs, hikes, and various sports because of their active and  energetic nature.

Exercise

Since Rottweilers are athletic dogs, they love exercise that could involve anything from strolling around to swimming and hiking.

Training

Training a Doberman is considered a manageable task as they are obedient and respond quickly to commands.

Training

Rottweilers benefit from early obedience training and socialization classes. Additionally, the more time they spend with you in the house in their early years, the more well-mannered they become.

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