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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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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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    • Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Lilly

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). Lilly was picked up at a local shelter and then the family decided they did not have enough time for her. She is accused (probably justified) of stealing a loaf of bread and taking all the pillows off the couch. Some TLC and crate training and this little girl can easily be a perfect addition for someone! 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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    • Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Phoenix

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). This little girl’s family moved away and left her in a back yard in freezing temps. She can climb chain link, but prefers and deserves to be inside for the rest of her days. She is sweet as can be. She will be spayed and ready to meet families ASAP. 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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    • Dude - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 12/02/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Dude

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Dude came to us from a shelter recently. He has settled into his foster home and is ready to spread his wings into a new forever 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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    • Layla - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 10/27/2017

      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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    • Bianca - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 09/09/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN, USA

      Bianca

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Bianca is a return to MTBR at no fault of her own. Bianca 4 years old and is an only pet…..and when relatives had to move in with their pets…..she found herself homeless again. Bianca is looking for a foster or foster to adopt home where she can make herself comfortable. 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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