Top 10 Guard Dogs

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Top 10 Guard Dogs are the security dogs which are used in most homes for Guard purpose. Some of them are very dangerous, aggressive and intelligent therefore before choosing a guard dog please take precautions before making the final decision which dog to use as a guard dog.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Perro De-Presa CanarioMany cases have been reported about the injuries and bites caused by some of these dogs. However it should be

noted that the way someone trains his/hers dog makes it was it will be in future because different dog breeds require different trainings according to their traits. Briefly, let’s take a look at the list of the top 10 guard dogs.

American Pit Bull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrier is generally an energetic and stronger dog, it’s not all that aggressive that it will bit every person or stranger it encounter instead it’s very friendly to all people including the strangers. This is the best guard dog because it barks whenever it senses a stranger (due to its intelligent) which alerts the home owner and he/she takes necessary precautions/actions.


Top 10 Guard Dogs - American Pit Bull Terrier


Argentinian Mastiff is generally referred to as hunter dogs. They were used as hunter dogs and they are well known for their terrestrial behavior of protecting their territory where they stay. They are very good guard dogs if well trained, socialized and will cause less or no harm to its family members.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Argentinian Mastiff

Cane Corso

Cane Corso is an intelligent guard dog which will only react in presence of stranger/ threat. Otherwise it’s an obedient dog which listens and obeys the commands of the owner especially during its training or during other activities.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Cane Corso

Caucasian Shepherd

Caucasian Shepherd is a brave defensive dog with tremendously guarding instincts. It can attack any stranger trying to intrude into the family conditionally that it’s well socialized otherwise it’s regarded as a very dangerous bread and can attack any one when it’s not properly trained and socialized.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Caucasian Shepherd


Boerboel is faithful, smart and active bread which is defensive to its family. It has an average body weight of about 65kgs and an average lifespan of about 9-11 years.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - -Boerboel

German Shepherd

German-Shepherd is a well muscular, alert and robust dog commonly used as a police dog. It’s obedient, ready and eager to work. This dog can be a very good guard dog if well trained.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - German Shepherd

Great Swiss Mountain Dog

Great-Swiss Mountain Dog; Active and social bread eager and willing to work under all conditions. The Great-Swiss Mountain Dog has a life span of 6-11 years with the average body weight of about 52kgs (male) and 43kgs (female).

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Great Swiss Mountain Dog

Perro De Presa Canario

Perro-De-Presa-Canario it’s extremely violent to other animals and doubtful to strangers. It has a very good life span of about 7-11 years if well feed and cared for.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Perro De-Presa Canario

Pyrenean Mountain Dog

Pyrenean-Mountain-Dog it’s very protective and defensive to its family and it’s always calm and self-assured in what it does and it’s very friendly to its family making it a good guard dog.

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Pyrenean Mountain Dog


Rottweiler is a smart, compliant and keen dog eager to work when need arises. It has an average weight of about 54kgs (male) and 44kgs (female).

Top 10 Guard Dogs - Rottweiler

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