Boxer Dog

Pets are men’s best friends no doubt and dogs top the list. There are two kinds of dog lovers mainly, the one who loves to be with toy dogs loving them and pampering them, and the other hand, there are people who love to get a guard dog that is rough and tough in nature and are known for their strength. Watching a boxer dog with a tail is an unusual thing that is very rare.

If you have already decided to get one in your home then here is little information about boxer dogs with tail breeds that would help you train them and take good care of them as well. If you are someone who appreciates guard dogs more than any other dog breed then boxers can be the best option of dog that you can get in your home as a pet.

Overview Of Boxer Dog

Boxer Dog Overview

Breed Name : Boxer

Breed Group: Working

Height: 23-25 inches

Weight: 55-70 Pounds

Lifespan: 10-12 years

Coat: short, smooth

Color: fawn, brindle, or white, with or without white markings.

Temperament: playful, energetic, and loving, Protective

Needs for Grooming: low

Hypoallergenic: No

Origin: Germany


Appearance of Boxer Dog

These dog breeds are not too big nor too small rather they can be said to be perfect size dogs. They have really small fur with a fit coat that may vary in colors such as brindle, tan, white, fawn, brown, etc.

Their face looks similar to the bulldogs but they are much taller than them with a height of 53 to 63 cm and they can have a bodyweight of about 25 to 29 kg. It will be amazing to know that most people love having them which makes them the 9th most popular, as well as an, adopt dog in the world. They don’t look adorable at all but just like their name they look strong just like a fighter. They have a huge head with a black nose and a huge jaw which they always keep open.

Their straight pair of ears makes them look even better and they have a muscular body along with two pairs of tall legs. Once you would get a boxer pup they would be with you for almost 10 to 12 years and their lifespan can even increase by years if you would take better care of them.


Personality boxer dog

If you think that their muscular appearance makes them aggressive then you might not know the truth, boxers are so polite dogs that they would only become aggressive when it comes to the protection of their family so in case if they find anyone doubtful as well as threatening towards their family than they won’t spare that person for sure. Apart from this, they treat friendly people with friendly gestures even if that person is a complete stranger.

There are best known by the name of watchdogs so they would be quiet at times. Observing the surroundings and protecting the house as well. So if o would leave your kids along with them then you don’t have to worry about your kid’s safety. They are so intelligent that they would easily get whatever you want to teach them and do the entire thing with efficiency as well.

They are playful so you might have a good time with them playing some interesting games. Also, they tend to spend some time on the ground playing or just running. Their owner always gets their tail dock. So they could run faster so getting to see a boxer dog with a tail is a rare case.

Health complications as well as care

health of boxer dog

Despite the fact that boxers are playful as well as active they are not the healthiest dog breeds. Rather they develop several health complications. Such as cancer, aortic stenosis, hip dysplasia, allergies, deafness, and many other health complications as well. So it is very important for you to take them to a health check-up once in a while. Just to make sure that they are absolutely fine.

These dogs can take care of themselves on their own so you don’t have to do much for them. Make sure to clean them once in a while and as they do shed a lot. So, make sure to dust off their coat on a regular basis. Boxers tend to gain weight so it is really important for you. To take them out for their regular workout session without a miss. Most importantly don’t leave them alone at all for a long time as they cannot tolerate loneliness.

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