Stella - Boxer Dog For Adoption
Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

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Organization Name: Middle Tennessee Boxer Rescue
Location: Brentwood, TN 37027
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Breed: Boxer
Gender: Female Female
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Stella

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: White with Black
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 04/30/2016
Location: Brentwood, TN 37027
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Physical Attributes
Ear Type Natural/Uncropped
Tail Type Docked
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs No
OK with Cats No
Activity Level Slightly Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Owner Experience Required Breed
Other
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Playful
  • Affectionate
  • Goofy
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
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Posted Breed: Boxer. Miss Stella is 3 years old.…She is hearing impaired and prefers to be an only pup in the house. She is house and crate trained and loves loves loves her people. She is a very special girl looking for someone she can be their best friend 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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    • Kenny - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 01/27/2017

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

      Kenny

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Kenny was neutered on 1/18. He has tested positive for heartoworms so will need low activity for four weeks while recovering. He is about a year old. good with other dogs. 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

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). Layla 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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      Max

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). Max is a super sweet, BIG boy. He has really good manners and prefers a home with no small children as he is older and just wants to be loved and exist with his people. Max does best as a solo dog. 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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    • Jackson - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 10/01/2016

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

      Jackson

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Jackson is 9 years old. This guy is spunky and loves his foster family both two and four legs. His family did not have the time for him, so we are here to find this guy the best family possible! Looking for a 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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    • Ike - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 10/01/2016

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

      Ike

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Ike is about 2-3 years old. He has so much love to give a special someone! He is putting on weight and given a clean bill of health. He will be someone’s best friend soon we hope! 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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    • Porter - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 07/01/2016

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

      Porter

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      Posted Breed: Boxer. Porter has made it to his wonderful foster family’s home. He has settled in nicely and we are hoping to put some weight on this guy soon. He is doing well with their resident dogs and loves to explore the yard! 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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    • Dylan - Boxer Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 03/19/2016

      Boxer Dog For Adoption in Brentwood, TN

      Dylan

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brentwood, TN
      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.
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