Pit bulls, Rottweilers and Doberman pinschers are the top three dog breeds banned by homeowners insurance companies, according to a new analysis by 42 insurance companies from Forbes Magazine, which wrote that "apart from natural disasters and water, the three things that give home insurance companies agita are dogs, pools and trampolines. "Dog bites or other dog-related injuries. And the average claim for dog bites can cost about $ 44,760, according to the Insurance Information Institute.
To help manage risks, insurers are increasingly banning certain breeds – cases where the insurer does not provide coverage. one customer owns the breed.  While the larger dogs came at the top of the list, a surprisingly small dog made the cut: 5% of companies ban Weimaraners.