Temperament, Lifespan, Grooming, Training, Personality, Behaviour and Health Advice

Intelligent, playful and energetic, Boxers can adapt to most environments as long as they get plenty of exercise. They might come from a hunting background, but their even temperaments make them kind and characterful pets. Thinking about getting a Boxer puppy? Read on to find out more, including the hereditary health issues of this breed.

Size: Medium to large, 53cm – 63cm
Coat: Short and smooth, with minimal grooming required
Exercise: 2 hours per day
Life span: Boxers have an average life expectancy of 10-14 years
Breed group: Part of the working dog group, Boxers were originally bred to hunt and subdue large prey. Today they are prized for their good looks and gentle personalities.
Size 53cm
Coat Short
Exercise 2hrs Life span 10+years

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