Hybrid Breed

Boxer + Dalmatian


Boxmatian - Boxer and Dalmatian mix

The Boxmatian is a fascinating mix of the Boxer and the Dalmatian. Both breeds have a different origin and history. The Boxer originated in Germany and was originally bred as a hunting and working dog. The Dalmatian, on the other hand, has its roots in Croatia and became known as a companion dog and carriage companion. The combination of these two breeds results in a unique dog with interesting traits and characteristics.

Suitability and use

The Boxmatian is well suited for active families or individuals who have the time and energy to meet his needs. Because of its energy and urge to exercise, it needs regular exercise and mental stimulation. The Boxmatian may be well suited for various activities such as walking, running, dog sports, or even as a therapy dog. He is usually adaptable and can be kept in a house with a garden as well as an apartment, as long as he gets enough exercise.

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

Possible character traits of the Boxmatian

The Boxmatian usually brings with him an interesting mix of character traits. He is often energetic, playful and intelligent. Thanks to the Boxer's influence, he may develop a strong bond with his family and act instinctively as a guard dog. The Dalmatian component may give him a lively and sociable personality. The Boxmatian is usually friendly, social and good with children and other pets.

The Boxmatian is a fascinating mix of the Boxer and the Dalmatian. With its athletic appearance and friendly nature, it can be an active and loyal companion dog. With proper care, training and love, the Boxmatian can grow up to be a wonderful family member and a loyal companion.

Health and care

The health of the Boxmatian is of great importance, as it can be prone to certain health problems that can occur in its parents. These include hip dysplasia, heart problems, and skin conditions. Regular veterinary examinations are important to detect potential problems early. Grooming the Boxmatian includes regular brushing to keep the coat clean and free of tangles. Care of the ears and teeth is also important to prevent health problems.

The Boxmatian is usually a medium-sized dog with an athletic and muscular build. Its coat can be short to medium in length and has the characteristic Dalmatian traits, such as the unique spotted pattern. The color of the spots can vary, ranging from black to brown to a combination of both. The Boxmatian has a prominent muzzle and friendly, expressive eyes.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Triangle
Tail lang
Anatomy square, hefty, sporty
Size ♀ 53 - 60 cm
Weight ♀ 16 - 29 kg
Size ♂ 57 - 65 cm
Weight ♂ 16 - 32 kg
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  • 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.

  • Allergies

    Can occur in a number of breeds, regardless of genetic makeup.

  • Numbness

    Often occurs in old age.

  • These mixed breeds are dogs that are characterized by their strong loyalty, good social behavior and affectionate nature. The breed is strong in character, temperamental, intelligent and playful. They have a strong protective instinct, energy and endurance.

  • They need regular training and physical activity to stay fit and healthy. In addition, you should provide them with enough food and water and have regular veterinary examinations.

  • The typical characteristics of a Boxer-Dalmatian mix are a medium to large body weight, a medium to short length coat, and black and white markings. Their appearance is similar to that of a Dalmatian, but with the larger size and muscular proportions of a Boxer.

  • Boxer-Dalmatian mixes are very playful, loyal and sensitive pets that are perfect as family dogs. They are easy to train, intelligent, energetic and have a strong bond with their owners.

  • He needs at least an hour of exercise every day, preferably in longer walks or other walks. In addition, they need regular brushing, bathing and grooming. They need regular training to keep them under control and obedient, as well as lots of love and attention to be happy and content.

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