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About the Boxer Dog Breed

Developed in Germany as an agile, mid-sized, security dog, Boxers are a combination of bulldog and mastiff-type breeds. Introduced to America after World War I, they were brought home by returning servicemen. Boxer’s are make a spirited addition as a pet and guardian of home and family. More>>

Top Ten Boxer Dog Names

Rocky One who gives rest; strong, firm. (English)   Bella Beautiful. (Latin)
Roxy Dawn, light. (English and Persian)   Daisy Eye of the day; synonym for Sun. (English)
Tyson Fiery; high-spirited. (French)   Buddy Friend; brother. (English)
Duke Leader; noble. (English)Bailey   Harley Hare meadow. (English)
Sadie Princess. (English and Hebrew)   Lily Blossoming flower; innocence, purity, beauty. (Latin)

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Eileen - 249708   Port Perry, ON

2/12/2016 3:08:47 AM

I like boxers and I have many friends that own boxers. What kind of dogs sports do they excel at? I do not see many in the dog agility ring.

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Betty   Patrick Springs, Virginia

7/29/2015 6:05:01 AM

My boxer is 12 years old and just sired his first liter of pups for us. He has been the center of our lives for so long we couldn't stand to lose him so here we go looking for his clone. The problem is the mom is mixed and unable to get breed she is beautiful so the pups are gorgeous. I can't tell which will look like boxers. Both adults are extremely smart they understand what I say even if I use a whole sentence instead of a simple comand. The pups are learning this behavoir already but they are 5 weeks old. Can anyone tell me what physical traits to look for the get the one most like a boxer.

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Danielle   Wabash, Indiana

3/31/2015 6:16:05 AM

im getting a boxer, doberman,lab mix and they have been calling her two-toes cuz she had two white toes when she was born. but i want a different name for her, i just dont know what... help!

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Becca and Decks   Templeton, PA

6/27/2013 8:06:15 PM

Decks, my reversed brindle boxer has such a funny attitude, he's always happy and loves to be around me and other people. I have a picture on my iPod touch that says"boxers are more like funny cartoon characters rather than a dog." I just thought that ,that was cute.

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