German Shepherd Dog Forums - View Single Post - Question on male-female bite force
View Single Post
post #4 of (permalink) Old 01-04-2014, 11:37 AM
Crowned Member
Freestep's Avatar
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Northern California
Posts: 6,117
"Mythbusters" or another similar TV show actually did a bite force test with a Malinois, Rottweiler, and Mastiff. Predictably, the Mastiff had the greatest bite force because of the size of the head and jaw, and the attached musculature. When we're talking about nothing but physics, size matters, so a larger male would have more bite force than a smaller female.
Freestep is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome