Dog Breeds That Could Kill a Lion

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Rottweiler

The first thing that’ll hit you when you look at a Rottweiler is its power. The muscular structure is one that bodybuilders would envy and strive to achieve. If you were to look for an apt description for this dog species, i

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Bloodhounds

Bloodhounds are excellent hunters, using scent to get them to the prey. Law enforcers depend upon them for this very purpose. Unfortunately for law-breakers, bloodhounds pick up the slightest scent and follow it directly to the person.

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Rhodesian Ridgeback or the African Lion Hound

Rhodesian ridgebacks have excellent hunting skills and are very territorial. The South African native was, for a long time, a companion to farmers and hunters.

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Dogo Argentino

Dogo Argentino is an Argentinian native whose purpose was to hunt wild animals. The muscular breed is a powerhouse at 27 inches in height and 100 pounds.

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Boerboels or South African Mastiff

The sheer size and strength of Boerboels make them a formidable opponent to lions. This dog species is very protective and will take on any threats to keep you safe.

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Cane Corso

Cane corsos are relatively large dogs with a powerful bite, potentially reaching 700 psi. At about 120 pounds and 28 inches high, the word to describe them is compact.

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Fila Brasileiro

The Brazilian native Fila Brasileiro is a mix of three dog species: the English mastiff, bloodhound, and bulldog. It contains each breed’s wonderful attributes, such as strength.

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Wolf Dogs

Take the name as an apt descriptor of what to expect with wolf dogs. These animals are aggressive, just like their wild namesake would be when threatened.

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Turkish Kangal or Anatolian Shepherd Dog

The Turkish Kangal has size and strength on its side. It’s slightly heavier than a wolf dog at 140 pounds, but in terms of height, they’re the same.

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American Bandogge Mastiff

The American mastiff has a powerful bite. A pack of this dog species would spell catastrophe for the King of the jungle. The muscular American native is a hybrid of various mastiffs and the American pit bull terrier.

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Best Low Maintenance Dogs

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