Top 9 World’s Deadliest Dog Breeds

By Manish Choudhary

1

Cane Corso

An Italian breed, strong in guarding and hunting. Needs regular training and socializing due to being territorial and protective. 

2

Dogo Argentino 

Bred for hunting large game like wild boar and puma. Needs careful handling due to strong prey drive and territorial instincts. 

3

Rottweiler 

Originally a herding and guard dog with a strong protective instinct. Needs proper training to avoid becoming dominant.

4

Pitbull

Term includes breeds like American Pit Bull Terrier. Controversial due to aggression perception, but each dog varies.

5

Perro de Presa Canario 

Bred for herding livestock. Strong-willed and territorial, needs a firm and experienced owner.

6

Neapolitan Mastiff

Massive, muscular breed for guarding. Needs early socialization to prevent aggression and territorial behavior.

7

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Bred for hunting and guarding in Africa. Independent and strong-willed, may show aggression without proper training.

8

Chow Chow

Recognized for a lion-like mane and blue-black tongue. Can be aloof and protective, needs early socialization to avoid aggression.

9

Doberman Pinscher

Recognized for a lion-like mane and blue-black tongue. Can be aloof and protective, needs early socialization to avoid aggression.