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Dylan - Boxer Dog For Adoption
Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

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Organization Name: Middle Tennessee Boxer Rescue
Location: Brentwood, TN
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Breed: Boxer
Gender: Male Male
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Dylan

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Brindle
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 03/19/2016
Location: Brentwood, TN 37027
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Tags: Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA
Physical Attributes
Ear Type Natural/Uncropped
Tail Type Docked
Likes to Vocalize Quiet
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Energy Level Low
Activity Level Slightly Active
Exercise Needs Low
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Other
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Likes to Be in Your Lap
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Affectionate
  • Gentle
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Boxer. 7 year old male, brindle, natural ears, docked tail Dylan is a wonderful boy and has some of the best manners. He loves to go for walks and spend time with his people. Dylan is good with kids and most other dogs. He is house and crate trained. Dylan does require joint supplements, just due to his size and age, but he’s loving life otherwise! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.

Boxer

A.K.A. : German Boxer, Deutscher Boxer
Overview: The Boxer is surprisingly good with children. This breed has a playful nature, yet is patient and intelligent. With early training, a Boxer can provide a strong and watchful companion to all family members.
Breed Group: Working
Weight (lbs): male: 65-80, female: 50-65
Height (in): male: 22.5-25, female: 21-23.5
Colors: Fawn and brindle, both with or without white flashing and black mask.
Coat: White should not cover more than a third of the dog. Coat is short and smooth.
Character: Boxers tend to be very friendly and intelligent dogs. They bond very closely with their family.
Temperament: The breed gets along especially well with children. They also can get along well with most other dogs and household pets. They can be naturally inclined to protect a family from intruders.
Care: The Boxer can get by with an occasional good brushing.
Training: This breed needs special consideration in training to not jump on people, but it learns quickly. A consistent effort will pay off during training.
Activity: The Boxer requires a lot of exercise, including long walks and playing in the yard.
Country of Origin: Germany
Health Issue: This breed has some major concerns such as cardiomyopathy, sub-aortic stenosis, and hip dysplasia. They are occasionally prone to epilepsy and, in later years, may be prone to tumors. They have a tendency toward allergies and heart problems.
Life Expectancy: 8-10

More About Boxer Breed
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    • Ajax - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/22/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Ajax

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Ajax is a super sweet 2 year old boy. Ajax has finished his first half of heart worm treatment and is doing wonderful!! He has his final injection next week and will be ready for his forever home very soon! He does well with other dogs and is a super loving boy!! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Harley - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/09/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Harley

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Harley is 2-3 years old and came to us as part of an abuse case. He has slowly come along in his foster home. He is ready to start meeting his forever family now…..He will warm up slowly, but then be your best friend! He does well with other dogs….not sure about cats! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Mya - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Mya

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Mya is 2 years old and was an owner surrender to us. She was just too much energy for an older couple and found herself at a shelter. She has done ok with other dogs, but is a dominant female for sure! She is a very sweet girl and loves to play! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Lady - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Lady

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Lady is about four years old. She is a super energy girl who loves everyone she meets. She prefers humans over other animals but would really love a family of her own! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Zayla - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Zayla

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Zayla was adopted from MTBR three years ago. Her family went through some tough times and was not able to her with them when they moved…..We are very sad for her and hope we can help find her perfect FOREVER home. She 4 years old, has a clean bill of health and ready for meet and greets now! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Baxter - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Baxter

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Baxter is 1-2 years old, has completed heart worm treatment and is ready to spread his wings! Baxter is about a year old and super sweet! He wants to be wherever his humans are and loves cuddles on the couch. Baxter may do best as a solo dog or with a submissive female. Baxter is ready to meet his forever family now! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Tank - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Tank

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Tank is 4 years old and came to us recently as part of an abuse case. He was the male used in breeding for several other females. He is being neutered tomorrow and is looking for a home to recover. He will also need heart worm treatment, so he would be a foster to adopt situation….i apologize for the lack of pictures here…more to come if you are interested… If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Dexter - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Dexter

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Dexter is doing great!!!! Dexter is 3 years old, has completed his heart worm treatment and is ready to meet some families…….. his hair is slowly starting to grow back, but it will take some time. He is healthy and ready for his new chapter in his journey. Let me know if you are interested in meeting this handsome boy. If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Ken - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Ken

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Ken is a 4-5 year old handsome boy who loves all his people. Ken does not enjoy the company of other dogs and cats though, so needs a family all to himself. He is ready for his forever home now! If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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    • Layla - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/08/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Layla

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Layla is 5-6 years old and suddenly has found herself without a home and is super sad. She is so sweet and tiny. She loves kids and all people and would love a family of her own. Layla is a super stocky girl. Layla is looking for a foster OR adoptive home. If you think you might like to adopt the above listed boxer or one of our other dogs, please visit our website at www.mtbr.org and fill out an online application; it does not commit you to adopting. Every dog adopted out by MTBR must be an inside dog. There are no exceptions! DISCLAIMER: Dogs have been observed while in the rescue program, and appear to be of stable temperament. However, it is not possible to test dogs under all circumstances, so caution should be used in new environments, especially involving young children.
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