Troubleshooting Your Boxer Puppy’s Behavior Problems

There comes a time early on in every Boxer owner’s life when the realization dawns: your gorgeous pup is not perfect — in fact, she can be a downright terror. Behavior problems in Boxer puppies can take the shape of peeing in the house, crying in the crate, humping things or any number of other hiccups… …

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Doggy day care and Boxers

12 Ways Dog Daycare Can Harm Your Boxer

Not all of us have the luxury of working from home, and dog daycare may seem like a great way to make sure your Boxer has company. Despite its popularity amongst some city dwelling owners, a host of problems from aggressive dogs to poor supervision may make doggy daycare a poor choice for your Boxer. …

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Boxer wearing a leash suitable for the breed

Top 5 Best Leashes For Boxers (And 1 To Avoid)

You might think a leash is a leash, but certain types of leash will serve you better than others as you walk and train your Boxer dog. From a braided fleece leash that can double as a tug toy, to a waterproof long line for recall training or a waist-attaching bungee for hands free jogging …

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Boxer dog afraid of fireworks and thunderstorm noises

7 Ways to Relieve Your Boxer’s Fear Of Thunderstorms (And 4 Mistakes To Avoid)

A fear of thunderstorms can cause a Boxer unnecessary distress on a scale from anxiety to agitation and total panic. Thunderstorm phobia in Boxers can be a combination of factors including natural instinct, poor socialization to loud noises and discomfort triggered by static electricity. Fear of loud noises like storms can be managed without medicating …

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An affectionate, cuddly Boxer dog

Boxers, Cuddly? Meet Your 70-Pound Lap Dog

Boxers are among the most affectionate breeds you’re likely to encounter. Despite their sometimes intimidating appearance, fearlessness and their history as guard and hunting dogs, Boxers make super cuddly companions. Given the chance, they will end up squarely on top of you, living up to their reputation as 70-pound lap dogs. Do Boxers Like To …

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