Guard Dogs - Dog Breeds

Guard dogs are very useful for protecting homes or livestock. Some breeds are more suited for watching and barking to alert of intruders and others will actually protect the area. Most guard dogs look intimidating but many still make great family pets. We have compiled this list of the most common guard dog breeds complete with pictures and information. Some of our favorites include the Rottweiler, Bulldog, and Bullmastiff. Find your favorite guard dog below.