Top 25 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds in the World



there are many factors that play a role when assigning the danger level to a dog but most critics and researchers disagree as to what these factors are consequently it's unfair to callously label a dog as dangerous nevertheless it can't be helped that some dog breeds have more potential to cause serious harm to a person if the dog were to decide to attack therefore our 25 most dangerous dog breeds focuses on the potential of a dog to cause serious injury to a victim dot it is important to note however that most dogs are bred with the desire to please their masters thus most incidents involving dogs stem from improper training and harsh ownership 25 tosa inu the ANU is a massive dog with some variations weighing anywhere between 130 to 200 pounds and can reach heights of 24.5 to 32 inches originally bred to be a fighting dog it is considered dangerous and legally restricted in some countries 24 American banned dog this incredibly strong dog is a crossbreed between an American Pit Bull Terrier and a Neapolitan Mastiff in spite of its muscular look the dog was not originally bred for fighting nevertheless some have used it as fighting dog 23 cane corso the cane corso is a well muscled dog that can weigh anywhere between 99 to 150 pounds the breed is known as a true and quite possibly the last of the coursing Mastiffs and is a descendant of the canis Pug necks which were dogs used by the Romans in warfare 22 bull terrier known for their large egg shaped heads Bull Terriers are exceptionally strong dogs with a number1 ranking and pound for pound lean muscle tissue though not particularly aggressive the breed is known to have a strong prey Drive which makes the bull terrier a dangerous dog towards smaller animal twenty-one Rhodesian Ridgeback originally from southern Africa this dog is known for its ability to keep lions away from prey while the dogs master makes the kill this semi domesticated ridged hunting dog is loyal and intelligent but is very aloof to strangers they also require positive reward draining avoidance of rough treatment and good socialization skills since they can be oversensitive and may develop an aggressive side twenty Dogo Argentino the Dogo Argentino is a large white muscular dog that was developed in argentina primarily for the purpose of big-game hunting including wild boar and puma though extremely strong and athletic the Dogo was bred to be non aggressive towards humans nevertheless it is illegal to own a Duggal in the United Kingdom under their Dangerous Dogs Act of 1991 19:4 bull the boar bol is a large Mastiff dog breed from South Africa which was bred for the purpose of guarding a home or farm these dogs were often a first line of defense against predators and were valuable in tracking and holding down wounded game boar bulls are loyal but very protective of their families 18 gal dong the goal dong also known as the Pakistani bulldog is a crossbreed between the Ghul Terrier and the bully kutta extremely strong and powerful the dong was specifically bred as a fighting dog and is known to be very aggressive and difficult to control 17 Basenji a breed of hunting dog that originated from Central Africa they have been classified as a sight hound they exhibit alertness curiosity and affection though they are reserved with strangers they are the second least trainable of all breed types 16 st. Bernard the Saint Bernard is a breed a very large working dog that originated from the Swiss and Italian Alps originally bred as a rest dog they have been made famous by tales of their gargantuan size and Alps rescue mission abilities however just like with other very large dogs they must be trained to be sociable with strangers and other dogs during their infancy in order to prevent aggressive territorial behavior 15 american bulldog the american bulldog is a muscular heavy dog though they are known for their pleasant and friendly demeanor they can also exhibit the trait of stubbornness as they are extremely confident originally this breed was bred as a working farm utility dog that could catch and hold wild boar and cattle kill vermin and garden owners property 14 Great Dane also known as the German Mastiff or Danish hound this breed of domestic dog is famous for its massive size this breed holds the record for the world's tallest dog at 44 inches and was originally bred to hunt wild boar and deer in Germany 13 file a bris lira the file at bristle ero also known as the Brazilian Mastiff is a large dog developed in Brazil it has great tracking abilities but is an aggressive and impetuous dog owing to its size temperament and potential for aggression the Brazilian Mastiff has been banned in many countries 12 Perrault de presa canario the Perrault de presa canario is a large dog that was originally bred for working livestock the name of the breed spanish and it means canary and catch dog presses require early socialization and obedience training in some situations the presser can be aggressive toward other dogs and suspicious of strangers 11 Akita Inu a large Spitz breed of dog that originated from mountainous regions of Japan it is known for its to breed types the Akita Inu Japanese Akita and the Akita American Akita strong independent and dominant breed they are affectionate with family members but aloof with strangers due to their territorial attitude 10 boxer though not typically aggressive by nature they are listed in our 25 most dangerous dogs breed list due to 48 negative incidents involving the breed from 1982 to 2012 originally from Germany where they can grow from 50 to 70 pounds they're bright playful and energetic personalities are countered by their headstrong characteristic 9 wolf hybrid as the name implies the wolf hybrid also known as the wolf dog is a crossbreed between a dog and a wolf typically a grey wolf consequently wolfdog hybrids are a mixture of genetic traits resulting in less predictable behavior patterns compared to either the wolf or dog 8 chale chale though they seem to be distant and independent this breed of dogs requires staunch attention from their owners if they do not want them to grow aggressive and ill-bred originally from China the 50 to 70 pounds Chow Chow can also be referred a song chic one or puffy lion dog this dog has discernment skills against strangers and can be fiercely protective of their owners consider as higher risks dogs they are considered as unacceptable and may require insurance due to 238 fatalities from due bites from 1979 to 1998 though they can be housed in apartments they need daily physical activities and exercises so as not to become dangerous as pets 7 Doberman Pinschers famed for their alertness loyalty and intelligence this breed of dogs is considered to be the best guard dog where they only attack if they are provoked or since that their family and their property is in danger a breed of domestic dog that originated from Germany in 1890 developed by Carl Friedrich Louie de Berman hence the name they can weigh as much as 65 290 pounds although once used as guard dogs or police dogs they also exhibit aggressive behavior directed to strangers and other dogs though owner directed aggression is low their aggression due to their size and strength can also make them potentially dangerous 6 huh used to pull sleds in the northern regions and differentiated for their fast pulling style they were also utilized for sled dog racing and for adventure trekking however they can be dangerous to smaller animals due to their strong predator instinct and are known for being destructive if they are bored 5 Alaskan Malamutes a breed of dog related to the Siberian Husky this breed requires daily exercises to be happy else they will become bored disobedient and destructive this large breed of domestic dog can grow from 70 to 100 pounds and are a perfect companion for pursuits like carting machines by kid Jory and sky dream since they are known for their strong independence they can be difficult to train cope poorly with smaller animals and are unreliable as watchdogs 4 Rottweiler Rottweilers are a powerful breed with well-developed jannettek herding and guarding instincts as with any breed potentially dangerous behavior and Rottweilers usually results from irresponsible ownership abuse neglect or a lack of socialization and training nevertheless the Rottweiler strength is something that should not be overlooked 3 German Shepherd a breed of dogs that originated from Germany the German Shepherd can weigh as much as 70 to 100 pounds known for being intelligent confident alert vigilant and fearless the police used them for their canine units however caution must be exercised with shepherds as they can become overprotective of their family and territory and if not socialized correctly can lead to attacks too pitbull the term pitbull encompasses certain breeds of dog from the American Pit Bull Terrier the Staffordshire Bull Terrier the American Staffordshire Terrier and the American Bulldog originally bred for baiting bulls and bears the majority of their breeds were also used for dogfighting in numerous parts of the world and is considered as the most dangerous dog in America one Caucasian of charka the Caucasian of charcoal – known as the caucasian shepherd was bred to protect livestock the typical Caucasian of charka is assertive strong-willed and courageous however unless properly socialized and trained the caucasian shepherd may exhibit ferocious and unmanageable tendencies since it does not accept people it does not know and has a powerful urge to defend

33 thoughts on “Top 25 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds in the World

  1. Huskies are not dangerous today I went to play with a puppy Husky and she didnt do anything she was just playing around so I dont agree on Huskies

  2. and the pitbull that we had to give away was not agrressive his name was chippy i'v had a lot of dogs by the way and he got hit by a car dont worry he is fine now he ran out and a car came zooming past the stop sign and hit him he's fine now dont worry

  3. i have two german sheperds girl and boy and one the boy is trained to be on alert all night and day he is not agressive and i used to have a doberman and he was soooooo sweet but he passed NO DOG IS DANGEROUS UNLESS TRAINED OR MISSTREATED get it though your head uuuuuugggghghhgghgghghgg

  4. Rottweilers are not dangerous at all i have four Rottweilers and they are amazing. No dog is dangerous unless they are trained to be deadly so don't be saying they are deadly

  5. Sooooo it said pitbulls THE HECK I am sktting in my bed watching this and they name pitbulls I look down to where my pitbulls is laying ON me and say this dog is the best dog who r u to judge them

  6. Bull terrier saint Benares boxers and great Danes are not danders should be replace with bull mastiff. Bully Kitts neaplotive mastiff and trabelan mastiff should be on there

  7. The Kangal , the Transmontano , the Karakachan , are used by farmers in Oregon , Washington , Montana , Idaho to protect the sheep from Grizzly bears , pumas , wolves and coyotes.

  8. Almost everything about this video is wrong. Whoever made this is wrong and probably a cat lover.I had neighbors that had Dobermans in the 60s and you say they were introduced in 1990? Where, in Romania? Maybe your next one should be on what are the most dangerous hamsters.

  9. I have to freaking Rottweilers at home. U can’t label dogs as vicious. The only reason dogs are vicious is bcs of their owners. They encourage aggression. I had and have 4 rotties in my life time. And not one of them have tried to harm a single person including me or my family??

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