| Rottweilers were used to herd cattle for the Roman Legion so the soldiers would have meat. The Rottweiler is named after the German town of Rottweil. Rottweilers are often used as police dogs. Rottweilers nearly became extinct in the nineteenth century. Rottweilers are descendents of ancient Italian Mastiffs.
India Animal Rescue
India is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 1,269,000 square miIes. The capital of India is New Delhi. Threatened species known from India include the Jenkin's Shrew, Malabar Large Spotted Civet, Pygmy Hog, Salim Ali's Fruit Bat, and Blue Whale. The population of India is about 1 billion. Most peopIe in India speak Hindi or English.