11 most dangerous dog breeds in the world

11 most dangerous dog breeds in the world

Often, walking through the streets of your residential area, you can witness (or even become a victim of) aggressive dog behavior. For most of them, this is natural behavior, and the owner is not to blame for this. These are innate animal instincts that cannot be resisted. Which dogs are the most dangerous in the world?

List of aggressive breeds

Not everyone knows, but a specialized legal document was created in Poland, which lists the most dangerous dogs in the world. The Decree of the Head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Administration of April 28, 2003 on the list of dog breeds considered aggressive, which contains a list of the most dangerous dog breeds, is considered the most recent regulatory act in this regard. This list presents 11 breeds and any information about the issuance of a permit to own such a dog.

Possession of a dog on the above list without a permit will result in a fine for the owner of the dog.

American pit bull terrier

This breed has existed for about 150 years and is descended from the bulldog. The American pit bull terrier is a cheerful and playful dog. He often shows his joy by jumping on people. Usually we perceive this as a sign of aggression, but the character of a pit bull is very expressive. This dog has an innate hostility and animosity towards other dogs, regardless of breed. He shows much less aggression towards people. With very good upbringing from a young age, a pit bull terrier can learn to behave better with other dogs over a period of time. However, it requires a lot of time and dedication. It is interesting that these dogs have such a trait as gambling. This is a very strong resistance to pain, which further motivates him to fight.

How much should you pay for an American Pit Bull Terrier? The cost is in the range of 1,500 – 3,000 (depending on the kennel). The monthly service price is approximately PLN 150-200.

A dog in Majorca

Majorsky dog (ka de bu) does not belong to those dogs that are aggressive from birth. The Mallorcan dog is very friendly to people and children. It is also one of those dogs that is obedient and willing to cooperate with people. Big problems arise when a Mallorcan dog witnesses or is a victim of abuse by its owner or other dogs. It can then become quite aggressive, assuming that this is the optimal solution today. Repeated hostility can cause irreversible changes in the dog’s brain, which provokes constant aggression on its part. That is why it is included in the list of the most dangerous dogs in the world. However, it should be noted that with proper upbringing and interaction with other dogs, the Majorca dog should not cause excessive behavioral problems.

Due to the fact that the Majorca dog is very rare in Poland, the price of its purchase is unknown. The cost of monthly maintenance is estimated at approximately PLN 200.

American bulldog

The American Bulldog belongs to very different breeds of dogs. Each individual can show different patterns of behavior that necessarily represent the ideal American Bulldog. Due to their strong and stocky build, bulldogs have long been used on farms to help farmers herd cattle. In fact, from a young age he is taught leadership and sometimes violence. It is not for nothing that this breed is excellent as a protective and guard dog.

The very breed of the American bulldog happened from the English bulldog, whose task was to bark at animals in sports arenas. Therefore, it is a very dangerous breed of dog that is not always obedient, even if it has been raised according to the model of a safe and ready-to-partner dog.

Buying an American Bulldog will cost us between £4,000 and £6,000.

Argentine Dog

Dogo Argentino is one of the most dangerous dogs in the world, but with good training, it can be undoubtedly obedient to its owner. Dogo Argentino belongs to dogs controlled and does not bark a lot. He quickly finds a common language with all family members, which makes him the soul of the company. He shows the greatest aggression towards persons of the same sex as him. Also, if a person invades its territory, the Great Dane becomes quite aggressive. He can fight very fiercely until he is exhausted or injured. In this case, socialization is also needed from a young age.

Most often, the Argentine mastiff is also used for hunting. This is a very calm and intelligent dog that will help many hunters.

The value of the Argentine dog is estimated from ?1500 to ?2500.

Canary dog

The Great Dane occupies a leading position in the list of the most disciplined and manageable dogs. He can coolly assess the situation and use aggression only at a certain moment. However, this is a very good behavior model for a canary dog. To achieve such obedience requires a long period of training from professionals. Without this, the canary dog will be the cause of most problems with upbringing in the future.

A dog is very close to its owner and family from birth. If necessary, he is ready to rush to the defense of his loved ones. These are very intelligent dogs, distinguished by their willingness to learn, but most often show signs of natural stubbornness.

The cost of a canary dog is estimated at 3-4 thousand pounds.

Tosa inu

The Tosa Inu is considered by most to be an example of a real dog. On the one hand, it is a cheerful dog that prefers to spend time with all family members, on the other hand, it is a fearless fighter. He refers to instinctive dogs that make decisions in a fraction of a second. Tosanu requires special care in terms of managing aggression from an early age. If you don’t teach him how to behave in different situations from a young age, it can easily and easily create a lot of problems in the future.

Interestingly, unlike other most dangerous dogs in the world, the Tosa Inu can cooperate quite well with small pets. This is often considered an important argument for people who want to buy such a dog.

Buying a tosa-inu will cost us between 2,000 and 4,000 pounds.


Rottweiler is one of the breeds that, probably, everyone would include in the list of the most dangerous dogs in the world. But there is nothing surprising in this. By nature, the Rottweiler is a defensive dog and knows how to protect itself from intruders. Only proper training from a young age can make him ready for a partnership with his owner. Mistakes in upbringing lead to constant aggression towards everyone. Rottweiler is a very active dog and needs a large dose of physical activity. exercises and training every day. Therefore, it is a choice for a person who has his own house and a large garden. It is less suitable for living in an apartment building.

Buying a Rottweiler will cost us at least PLN 2,500.

Dog Akbash

The Akbash dog is now performing the functions of a watchdog of a buckwheat. It belongs to the group of buckwheat bred in western Turkey. It is one of the extremely brave dogs, capable of sacrificing itself for the well-being of the entire herd it protects. Proof of their courage is their fights with bears, which have been recorded many times around the world. Like a dog, it has a highly developed territorial instinct. As soon as certain limits are crossed, the Akbash dog becomes unruly and poses a danger to all people and animals nearby. On the other hand, in a situation of safety and comfort, the Akbash dog is considered one of the most affectionate dogs and fully accepts children and other animals living at home.

This dog is always suspicious of unfamiliar people and animals.

The value of an Akbash dog is estimated at 2,500 to 4,000 pounds.

Anatolian Karabash

The Anatolian Karabash is a very calm and balanced dog that is very attached to its owner. If the dog is raised naturally and calmly from a young age, then this should not become a problem in the future. Of course, in threatening situations, the Anatolian Karabash becomes unruly and can successfully protect not only its owner, but also the herd under its care. Anatolian Karabash, like its name, grows in the Anatolia region of Turkey, where special weather conditions prevail. As a result, Anatolian has a very high resistance to harsh climate conditions.

How much should you pay for Anatolian Karabash? The cost will be approximately 5000 pounds. The cost of service will be approximately PLN 300.

Capital guard

The Metropolitan Watchdog is a dog with a very balanced character, which, thanks to its own courage and tenacity, has earned the title of one of the most dangerous dogs in the world. Due to its extremely high strength and activity, the Moscow watchwoman is able to fight to the death. It is clear that a dog needs socialization from a young age, but it always remains distrustful of unfamiliar animals and people. According to experts, this dog is best suited for suburban and rural areas, where it will have a lot of free space for activity.

The capital guard is also great with children, but it should always be the children of its owner. As for unfamiliar children can become unpredictable.

The cost of a Moscow guard dog is estimated at approximately 2,500 zlotys.

Caucasian Shepherd Dog

The Caucasian Shepherd Dog is one of those breeds that like to dominate at different levels. If he feels that he is losing his position in the hierarchy, he becomes quite aggressive. That is why it is very important that he is cared for from a young age by an experienced caregiver who will show him the right patterns of behavior. Without it, the Caucasian shepherd can become a more naughty dog, which will cause problems with upbringing.

The value of a Caucasian Shepherd is estimated at 2,500 to 4,000 pounds.

Each of the breeds listed above requires special handling. It is not enough just to have a permit, but also to know how to raise and treat such a dog. Most people mindlessly choose the most dangerous dogs to increase their own safety. In these cases, it is always recommended to seek the help of a specialist who will assess whether there are other breeds of dogs that are not only gentler, but also provide us with specific safety.