Are German Rottweilers bigger than American?
The German Rottweiler is generally a slightly larger dog, even if only by centimeters, and will not have a docked tail. … If they were born in America, they are an American Rottweiler. All in all, they are a hardy breed with a sweet disposition that when bred well makes a great working dog and pet.
Why do you cut the tail of a Rottweiler?
Tail docking is a way of altering the length of a dog's tail for a variety of reasons. Historically, Rottweilers' tails were docked for practical reasons like preventing tail injuries as the breed is a working type which sees a great deal of rigorous physical activities.