標準外型 : The body in profile is square,Sturdy, with balanced musculature,back is short, straight, muscular, firm, and smooth. The topline is slightly sloping when the Boxer is at attention, leveling out when in motion.
毛質和毛色 : Short, shiny, lying smooth and tight to the body. The colors are fawn and brindle.
披毛護理 : The Boxer requires little grooming,
飼養要點 : Needs daily exercise.
性格 : Instinctively a hearing guard dog, his bearing is alert, dignified, and self-assured.
歷史和用途 : Developed in Germany in the 19th century, Boxers were originally used for dog fighting and to run down and hold large game such as wild boar and bison until the hunter could arrive. The breed is known for standing up on its hind legs and batting at its opponent, appearing to box with its front paws. Imported to America after World War I, they began to grow in popularity in the late 1930s.
適合此犬種的人 : One of the breed’s most notable characteristics is its desire for human affection, especially from children. They are patient and spirited with children, but also protective, making them a popular choice for families.