The World's Most Muscular Dog Breeds

10. Doberman Pinscher The Doberman Pinscher is an extremely muscular dog, and their shiny black and tan coat really shows off those awsome muscles to perfection. Most of their muscle is concentrated in the powerful front half of their body, so they can be difficult to handle when they are leashed if not trained properly.

9. Boxer The Boxer is a dog breed with extreme muscle. In fact, they are the powerhouses on four legs. They are strong, but have an incredibly gentle nature which makes them great with kids. Their muscly chest tapers down to a leaner rear end giving them a solid look.

8. Rhodesian Ridgeback The Rhodesian Ridgeback is a puptastic fur buddy which just ripples with muscle. Lean and sturdy, these extremely muscular canines from Africa were bred for protection from lions. More than the muscles, this breed have courage too. They are indeed amazing pooches.

7. Ca De Bou The Ca de Bou, is a breed of dog from Spain which is a mass of extreme muscle. They have large heads which sit on their strong shoulders and stocky bodies supported by short legs. With distinctive black muzzles and soulful eyes, these are beautiful dogs.

6. Rottweiler The Rottweiler is a massive dog breed of extreme muscles. From the top of their broad heads down to the tip of their stumpy tail, these dogs might look like bruisers, but they are just great big softies at heart. These  beauties are broad chested enough to make quarterbacks.

5. Pitbull Terrier The American Pit Bull Terrier is an extremely muscular breed of dog. They have hugely broad chests that could make even the body builder Mr. Arnold Schwarzenegger jealous. They don't need to work out to get them though, it just comes naturally. While they are called Bully for short, these awsome dogs are gentle giants.

4. Cane Corso A Cane Corso breed dog lacks in stature, but they make up for in muscle. These pawrific dogs were originally bred for protection, and they serve the purpose well. They are strong bodied and pretty strong minded too, but that doesn't mean they are not loyal and loving fur buddies and their owners.

3. Bully Kutta The Bully Kutta is one of the well muscled candids. Originating from Pakistan, these dogs have been primarily used for guarding livestock and property. They are serious at their jobs. These dogs can weigh up to one hundred fifty pounds and have loose wrinkly skin covered with short fur.

2. Dogo Argentino The Dogo Argentino is a pooch that could easily compete on the stage of a world class bodybuilding competition. The Dogo Argentino's extreme musculation is accented by their short white fur. Believe it, these dogs are really ripped. They might not have six-packs, but they have surely got plenty of muscles.

1. Kangal Shepherd Dog The Kangal Shepherd Dog is a muscular breed of Turkish mastiff bred to protect livestock from predators like bears and wolves. That have some awsome muscles. Their thick fur hides a lot of their strength and makes them look like big softies. When they are kept as pets, they may be too big in size (approximately 200 pounds weighing) but having a great affection with their owners also.