I’ve Been Boxerized

In my life, I’ve had so many different dogs. I have loved each and every one of them dearly but had never found the “perfect” breed. I wanted a dog that was great with children but also a good watchdog. I ended up doing some research and found the Boxer to be just what I was looking for. I am now owned by two white Boxers; Kevin and Lew. They are as different as day and night. They both love to play and run around, but while one is fiercely protective, the other, she couldn’t care less!

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What Is The History Of The Boxer Dog You May Ask?

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The boxer dog breed originated in Germany in late 19th century. This is recognized as the standard. A great deal of this standard remains in today’s written standards from around the world. The Boxer was bred from Alt’s Schecken, which was bred to a bulldog in 1895.

This ended up being the birth of the 1st boxer dog which was registered in the Stud Book in the year 1904. In the early years, there was a high level of inbreeding which was done to set a type in order to make the breed. In the early years of breeding, one of the most critical dogs was the female dog named Meta v.d. Passage.

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