Boxers are friendly dogs that are athletic and powerful, an instinctive guardian who is protective of his family. They are not known for aggression.
Getting a guard dog: Choose the right breed, start training early, teach dog command to stop barking, and don’t rely only on the dog.
Perfect dog breeds for first-time owners include Boxers, Boston Terriers, Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
If you’re considering getting a dog, check out the characteristics of some of the most popular dog breeds before you make your decision.