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Size: Large

Weight: 55 - 75 lbs.

Height: 21" - 25"

Life Span: 8 - 10 years

Health Problems: Hypothyroidism; tumors; SAS; CHD

Origin: Germany

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Working

Category: Companion Dog, Guard Dog

Exercise Needs

The Boxer requires considerable daily exercise and playtime.

Grooming Needs

Weekly brushing is required for your Boxer. This breed requires special attention to clean nasal folds.


The Boxer is outgoing, playful and attentive.

Compatibility with Kids

Quite good with children.


Bred for bull baiting and to chase large game in the 1800s.

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