It may seem to some that the name Boxer indicates the Dog’s ability to stand on its legs and box in the air. Whether or not this is true, it doesn’t change what the boxer really is. At least everyone agrees to the part that it is a cute, energetic, strong and powerful dog. The boxers are also known to be very loyal and sociable. This is why it is loved by many, both families and breeders. On this site, the time has been taken to put together many boxer related issues, from their origin to their nature and health.
The history of the boxer goes way back. The German bullenbeisser and the English bulldog were crossbred in Germany in the late 19th century. That gave birth to the new breed that was named boxer. The military was one of the first adopters of the new breed. The traits of the boxer made them useful both as attack dogs, guard dogs and messengers. Eventually, the boxer gained popularity among families. More information about the origin of boxers can be found on this site.
Owning a dog can be like having a child, and dogs should be taken proper care of, especially a dog like the boxer. First, an owner must know what to feed them, and how to treat them. Without proper feeding and exercise, the health and well-being of a boxer can suffer. On this site, the information on how to keep the dog healthy and happy can be found.