The Rottweiler is one of the oldest dog breeds with a heritage that can be traced back to ancient Roman times. Loyal, highly intelligent and courageous, the modern Rottweiler is often misunderstood. Black Beauty Breed is a documentary feature that brings you closer to the dog behind the perceived intimidating image and highlights their positive character traits and inherent working ability. Stunning film footage captures the resilient spirit of the Rottweiler from birth to their modern working abilities in herding, carting, agility, search and rescue and therapy. The film celebrates the versatility of the breed and shines a light on the fascinating bongs that humans can create with their dogs. Passionate dogs and passionate owners leave no doubt that the Rottweiler, above all else, is a working breed. Did you know Rottweiler make incredible (SAR) Search and Rescue dogs? Learn about the training involved and what makes Rottweilers excellent SAR dogs. These brave dogs have helped their fellow human partners in some of America’s most significant events. Root for a fast female who competes in the agility ring against every breed from Border Collies to Ridgebacks. Follow a handsome male Rottweiler and his pretty handler in the highly competitive conformation ring—will he win Best of Breed? He might be beautiful, but it’s his loveable personality that will make you adore him. See heartwarming stories of therapy Rottweilers working with cancer patients and in the pediatric unit. A true companion, the Rottweiler is not for everybody and requires a sincere commitment from new owners. After watching this film, you will never look at the Rottweiler the same again.