- Holly Adams
10 Facts About Boxers
1. Boxers are directly related to the Bullenbeisser, an extinct dog breed that was used to hunt wild boar and stag.
2. Due to their short muzzles boxers are more susceptible to over heating.
3. Boxers originated from Germany.
4. Boxers come in various types of coloring including brindle, fawn and white 5. White boxers are prone to being born deaf and often have many skin issues.
6. A Boxers weight ranges from 50lbs to 70lbs and as tall as 53cm to 63cm. 7. A regular Boxer personality can be described as playful, energetic, goofy and devoted.
8. One boxer holds the world record for having the longest tongue in the world at 17 inches long. 9. Boxers used to have their ears cropped and tails docked so wild animals couldn’t grab a hold of them while they were hunting.
10. Some brindles appear black in color but are actually reverse or sealed Boxers.