King is an all-import bred Rottweiler. He was born in the US from import parents. His father, Black Izland Ator (Bruno, shown on the home page), was Multi V-Rated in conformation in Europe and was HD and ED free. Bruno's father was Erlo Vom Gambrinus, a very well know dog in Europe and a son of Djerbo Von Het Straotje. Black Izland Ator was the product of a line breed on Benno Von Der Schwarzenheide, one of, if not THE top producing Rottweiler in the last thirty years.
King's mother, Thunder Rott Kitty, is also an import and the daughter of Murphy Von Blackreisen. She is a line breed on Norris Von Gruntenblick, another in the top ten of all time producing Rottweilers. She was also V Rated and free of HD.
King is Certified by the OFA as being totally free of hip dysplasia and was rated as 'Good'. His certification number is RO-68110G24M