Why are the tails cut on boxer dogs?

Answer Boxer dogs have distinct features, such as a strong, muscular build and "boxed" nose. Unlike these traits, boxers are not born with their characteristic cut, or docked, tail.HistoryBoxers originate... Read More »

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Why dogs chew on their tails?

Tail chewing is not a common dog behavior, and is a cause of concern for a dog owner. Determining why your dog chews its tail is the first step in stopping this destructive behavior.ParasitesA dog ... Read More »

Why do dogs chew on their tails?

Dogs enjoy chewing, but when your dog turns its teeth to its tail, it can be worrisome. Tail chewing can cause lasting damage to nerves and skin.ParasitesInfestations of parasites such as fleas or ... Read More »

Can boxer dogs be vicious?

Any dog, even well-trained ones, can attack if they are scared or feel threatened.

Is raw beef bad for boxer dogs?

On One Hand: Dogs Are Naturally CarnivoresRaw beef can be a beneficial part of a boxer's feeding regimen, according to Dr. Ian Billinghurst, a veterinary surgeon. Beef alone, however, does not fulf... Read More »