Hybrid Breed

Boxer + Bull Terrier


The Dogue Brasileiro - a hybrid breed

The Dogue Brasileiro, also called Bull Boxer, is a hybrid breed created by crossing a Bull Terrier and a Boxer. This breed is particularly lively and energetic, but also lovable and loyal. They are very intelligent and have a good memory. They can learn quickly and are considered very loyal to their owners. The Dogue Brasileiro has a strong size and a rather powerful stature. Its head, body and tail are proportional. They have a beautiful, shiny coat that can come in a variety of colors and patterns. Being more of a family dog, they make very good companions and love to entertain their families.

Alternate Name Bull Boxer
Origin Germany - England
Life expectancy 10 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level average to high - average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of the Dogue Brasileiro - Such is probably its nature.

The Dogue Brasileiro is one of the most popular hybrid dog breeds and will be alert, protective, intelligent and energetic. They are a well-balanced and loyal family-friendly dog that enjoys spending time with their owner. They are a confident and compatible mixed breed that has an incredible temperament and is outgoing towards people.

The Bull Terrier and Boxer has an enduring character that is resilient and ready for adventure. This dog breed loves to play and exercise and can happen in a variety of ways as a family dog. When given the right environment and education, a Bull Terrier and Boxer mix can be an incredibly proud and loyal companion.

Because of their bredent energy level, this mixed breed needs plenty of exercise, continuous mental stimulation, and lots of love. If they don't get enough exercise, they will take every opportunity to let off steam in other activities.

Keeping this mixed breed is relatively easy. The dog should be walked and exercised extensively on a regular basis so that she gets the mental and physical exercise she needs. It must also be able to be kept within the rules and boundaries of the household and, above all, must be raised with love and understanding.

A Dogue Brasileiro is a spirited, lively, intelligent and playful companion. This dog is a good activity partner and a loyal friend that deserves a lot of attention and love.

What diseases can occur in Dogue Brasileiro?

Bull Terrier-Boxer mixes are a popular hybrid breed created by combining the two breeds. These hybrid dogs have become increasingly popular in recent years because they have a bright, energetic temperament and are easy to handle due to their size. Unfortunately, these hybrid dogs also have some known diseases that can be congenital or acquired.

The most common congenital diseases in Dogue Brasileiros are hip dysplasia, malformed heart, gastrointestinal problems, liver and kidney problems, musculoskeletal problems, and allergies. Many of these diseases are difficult to treat and can have severe health consequences. Some acquired diseases that these hybrid dogs can have are infectious diseases such as parvovirus, parainfluenza, giardia and others that can be caused by poor nutrition, lack of care or poor hygiene of the animal.

If you are interested in a Bull Terrier Boxer mix, you should have a thorough vet check before buying to make sure the dog has no signs of congenital or acquired disease. It is also important to have it examined regularly by a veterinarian and to give the dog a good diet and care.

The Dogue Brasileiro is a rare and exotic hybrid breed. They have a short, smooth coat that is mostly black and brown tabby. However, a few may have other color variations, such as white-red, white-brown, black-gold, brown-white, etc. They have a robust, muscular build and can be very playful and active. Their eyes are dark and intelligent, while their face is striking and expressive. They have a compact build and a strong jawline. To maintain their smooth, healthy coat, they should be brushed and combed regularly.

What are breed characteristics of the Dogue Brasileiro?

This mixed breed has an athletic build, is robust and its coat is short and dense. It grows between 40 cm to 50 cm in height and weighs between 18 kg and 22 kg. Its distinctive feature is an elongated head shape similar to that of a boxer, but more beefy. His ears are short, width and high, and he has a straight back with a broad chest, medium length legs and a strong tail. His head, face and upper body are extremely muscular. He has small round brown eyes and a wide jaw. His coat is brindle, fawn or black and may also have white markings.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Standing Ears
Tail lang - short
Anatomy square, hefty, muscular, strong, square
Size ♀ 44 - 60 cm
Weight ♀ 22 - 38 kg
Size ♂ 44 - 65 cm
Weight ♂ 22 - 38 kg
Suitable For -
  • Epilepsy

    Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.

  • Kidney disease

    Symptoms of kidney disease in dogs: increased urination (polyuria) increased water intake. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth. Loss of appetite

  • Wobbler syndrome

    In veterinary medicine, this is the name given to a complex of symptoms caused by nerve damage in the area of the spinal cord or spinal cord nerves in the area of the cervical spine.

  • Cardiomyopathy

    In large breeds of dogs, dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is by far the most common cardiomyopathy.

  • These mongrel dogs can grow up to 60 cm.

  • These dogs have a characteristic, robust and active personality, are very playful and can form a strong bond with their owner.

  • Yes, Dogue Brasileiros need a lot of love, care and attention to stay happy and healthy.

  • Yes, a Dogue Brasileiro needs a healthy, balanced diet rich in proteins, vitamins and minerals.

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