Most High Risk Dog Breeds

Powerfully built with strong bite force. Account for vast majority of fatal attacks on humans.

Pit Bull

Historically used as guard dogs, Rottweilers account for many bite-related insurance claims.


Large, strong herding dogs with tendency towards aggression if not properly trained.

German Shepherd

Massive guard dogs with incredible bite force. High risk for injury if aggression develops.


Strong prey drive makes Huskies risky around small pets and children if not trained.

Siberian Husky

Energetic guard dogs capable of doing serious damage if they attack. Require extensive training.

Doberman Pinscher 

Very territorial and don't warm to strangers. Bites often require surgery.

Chow Chow

Most Devoted Tiny Dog Breeds