IF YOU WANT A TOTALLY ASSERTIVE, CONFIDENT PROTECTOR A CANE CORSO IS FOR YOU!
PROTECTOR! The Cane corso is a known front liner and will defend it's family. Cane Corsos are listed as one of the top 10 guard dogs. Most Corsos have an assertive and confident personality. When confronted with a threat, a proper Corso will be more ready to fight than to flee. Thus he will take on the role of protector in situations where many other breeds back down. Most Corsos have some inclination to protect and repel intruders on their territory and to counteract assaults upon their pack mates.
Cane Corsos interact wonderfully with children, and will protect them at all costs. Most Corsos, when raised correctly, are very docile and affectionate with their families, and are not known to turn against their owners, They are very loyal creatures. They do not normally pose a threat to any strangers that are welcomed into their homes. They will become a part of the family the moment your bring one home!