| 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.
Kyrgyzstan Animal Rescue
Kyrgyzstan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 76,000 square miIes. The population of Kyrgyzstan is about 5.2 million. The capital of Kyrgyzstan is Bishkek. Threatened species known from Kyrgyzstan include the Alai Mole Vole, European Bison, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. Most peopIe in Kyrgyzstan speak Kyrgyz or Russian.