Since the start of their domestication, dogs have been a part of the human world. Because of their mechanical defending energy, they are used to guard livestock and also as police dogs.
From time to time, there have been summarized cases of dogs attacking owners or other people. Although extreme cases it is still necessary that we are aware of the risks and responsibility of having dogs.
In this article We Share the Top 10 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds in the World. Check the Table of Content and Read the article.
Most Dangerous Dog Breeds in the World
1. American Pit Bull Terrier
The American Pit Bull Terrier breed is one of the most dangerous and aggressive pure dog breeds in the world.
It is a medium-sized dog, with a solid body and with an alert mind, short-hairs dog.
|American Pit Bull Terrier Lifespan||8 – 15 years|
|American Pit Bull Terrier Weight||Male: 16 – 30 kg (Adult)|
Female: 14 – 27 kg (Adult)
|American Pit Bull Terrier Height||Male: 45 – 53 cm,|
Female: 43 – 50 cm
|American Pit Bull Terrier Colors||Black, White, Brindle, Fawn,|
Tan, Blue, Grey, Brown, Red
|American Pit Bull Terrier Origin||United Kingdom|
|American Pit Bull Terrier Temperaments||Clownish, Stubborn, Obedient, Strong-Willed,|
Affectionate, Intelligent, Loyal, Friendly, Courageous
2. German Shepherd
The German Shepherd is the most aggressive dog breeds with a dangerous look.
This breed is very loyal and loving to his owner but sometime it may be aggressive and hyper. It is a breed of working dogs that occurs in Germany.
|German Shepherd Lifespan||9 – 13 years|
|German Shepherd Weight||Male: 60–65 cm|
Female: 55–60 cm
|German Shepherd Height||Male: 30–40 kg|
Female: 22–32 kg
|German Shepherd Colors||Black & Tan|
Red & Black
Black & Silver
|German Shepherd Origin||Germany|
|German Shepherd Temperaments||Obedient, Intelligent, Curious, Loyal,|
Alert, Confident, Watchful, Courageous
The Rottweiler is also one of the most dangerous dog. This is a dog of a domestic breed. It may be a medium and large both sizes.
In Germany, these dogs were known as Rottweiler Metzger Hund and the meaning of this German name ‘Rottweil butchers’ dogs.
|Rottweiler Lifespan||8 – 10 years|
|Rottweiler Height||Female: 56–63 cm|
Male: 61–69 cm
|Rottweiler Weight||Female: 35–48 kg|
Male: 50–60 kg
|Rottweiler Temperaments||Self-assured, Obedient, Fearless, Steady, Good-natured,|
Devoted, Alert, Confident, Courageous, Calm
4. Siberian Husky
The Siberian Husky is also a most dangerous dog breeds. It has a medium size. This breed is also included in working dogs. This breed closely related to the family of Spitz genetic. It is especially famous for its thickly double-coated fur. It has erected and triangular ears, and also have distinctive markings on the body.
|Siberian Husky Lifespan||12 – 15 years|
|Siberian Husky Origin||Siberia|
|Siberian Husky Height||Female: 50–56 cm|
Male: 54–60 cm
|Siberian Husky Weight||Female: 16–23 kg|
Male: 20–27 kg
|Siberian Husky Colors||White, Black, Agouti, Piebald, Black & Tan, Sable, Red|
Copper, Black & White, Splash, Grey, Silver, Brown
|Siberian Husky Temperaments||Intelligent|
5. Wolf hybrid
A wolfdog is the dangerous and aggressive dog breeds in the world. In some cases, these wolfdog breeds are happy and safe around us. This breed is not suitable to live in a house with people.
|Wolf hybrid Lifespan||6 – 8 years|
|Wolf hybrid Weight||Male: 26 kg|
Female: 26 kg
|Wolf hybrid Height||Male: 15 – 110 cm|
Female: 15 – 110 cm
6. Fila Brasileiro (Fila brasileiro)
The Fila Brasileiro is also one of the most dangerous and aggressive dog breeds. This is a large dog breed that is developed in Brazil. It is especially known for its unremarkable tracking ability, aggressiveness and unforgiving quality against his enemy.
|Fila Brasileiro Lifespan||9 to 11 years|
|Fila Brasileiro Origin||Brazil|
|Fila Brasileiro Weight||Female: 40 kg|
Male: 50 kg
|Fila Brasileiro Colors||Brindle|
|Fila Brasileiro Height||Female: 60 to 70|
Male: 65 to 75
7. Tosa Inu
Tosa is one of the most dangerous dog breeds. This dog is from Japanese origin which is considered a rare and pure dog breed. It was a fighting dog and its breed is still used in Japanese as a fighting dog. Ownership of this breed is restricted in many countries because this is a very dangerous dog breed.
|Tosa Inu Weight||36 – 61 kg (both)|
|Tosa Inu Lifespan||10 – 12 years|
|Tosa Inu Origin||Japan|
|Tosa Inu Height||62 – 82 cm(both)|
|Tosa Inu Colors||Black|
|Tosa Inu Temperaments||Suspicious, Fearless, Intelligent,|
Sensitive, Aggressive, Brave
8. Great Dane
The Great Dane is aggressive dog breeds. This is a domestic dog of a German breed. This dog is especially famous for its giant size. The tallest dog from this breed is Freddy which is 103.5 cm in height.
|Great Dane Lifespan||8 – 10 years|
|Great Dane Origin||Germany|
|Great Dane Height||Female: 71–81 cm|
Male: 76–86 cm
|Great Dane Colors||Black|
|Great Dane Great Dane Weight||Female: 45–59 kg|
Male: 54–90 kg
|Great Dane Temperaments||Devoted, Reserved, Confident,|
Friendly, Loving, Gentle
9. Presa Canario
The Perro de Presa Canario is also one of the most dangerous and aggressive dog breeds. This breed is also known as the Canary Mastiff. It is a which is a large breed like a Molosser dog.
The name of this breed is Spanish “Canarian catch dog“, and in an often-short form it is “Presa Canario” and simply “Presa“.
|Presa Canario Lifespan||9 – 11 years|
|Presa Canario Origin||Canary Islands|
|Presa Canario Weight||Female: 38–50 kg|
Male: 50–59 kg
|Presa Canario Height||Female: 56–61 cm|
Male: 60–65 cm
|Presa Canario Colors||Black|
|Presa Canario Temperaments||Suspicious, Strong-Willed,|
Dominant, Gentle, Calm
10. Chow Chow
The Chow-Chow is the most dangerous dog breeds in the world but also has a cute and adorable look due to its puffy hairs.
This dog breed occurred in north China, where it was named as “puffy-lion dog”.
|Chow Chow Lifespan||9 – 15 years|
|Chow Chow Origin||China|
|Chow Chow Temperaments||Aloof, Independent,|
|Chow Chow Height||Male: 48–56 cm|
Female: 46–51 cm
|Chow Chow Weight||Male: 25–32 kg|
Female: 20–27 kg