Boxer dog in dog obedience class

Are Boxers Easy To Train? No. But..

While Boxers aren’t necessarily easy-to-train dogs, it’s not through any lack of intelligence. Your Boxer has the potential to excel at obedience tasks and can certainly learn to be a well-behaved member of the family. Perhaps moreso than with less characterful dogs, training a Boxer is about finding methods that work for the breed, and …

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Boxer with strong prey drive chases butterfly

Do Boxers Have High Prey Drive? (And How To Use It In Training)

Boxers can have very strong prey drive, albeit packaged within a sweet temperament. With their heritage as a hunting dog, Boxers have been selectively bred for their prey drive, which is the powerful natural instinct to pursue and catch fast-moving animals, or objects. Historically, hunters harnessed Boxers’ prey drive, using them to chase and hold …

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