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These Boerboel has remained successfully produced in South-Africa, and these breed is yet in these process of purification. The authors of the breed aren't entirely sure, though it could be traced backward to ancient-times. Many admit that these breed developed of the Bullenbijter that was brought into South-Africa from Europe on Jan van-Riebeeck in 1652, & also these Africa-dog of the native-people.


African-Boerboels have done specially developed to do protectors. They've a really even nature & also a favorable character. The dogs are capable to sense while you feel concerned about a particular individual - & then they would definitely make the presence seemed to give one the required security. The African-Boerboel is a so dependable, passive and bright-dog.

They too have so strong watchdog senses. The breed is so confident & without fear. African-Boerboels are enamored of playing among their families & they too show more of affection near them. Seeing which these dogs remain natural friends, they could be aggressive near people both do not understand. The African-Boerboel will place their life at the line into order to preserve their property, colleagues and family. 


While it arrives to grooming, these African-Boerboel doesn't require more of work. The dogs would be excellent if both are brushed irregularly - and bathed one a month. These African-Boerboel is an ordinary shedding-dog, and would therefore work to someone hurting from diseases.


African-Boerboels are so intelligent dogs. The breed is ever eager to operate with the trainers. It shall be known what they will try to dominate, & owners shall therefore remain in command of the source. Due to these size of these African-Boerboel they shall be under authority at any times. Some Boerboel can remain a threat on people & animals about him if-he isn't trained properly - plus they shall also be enclosed in. It's advised that the dogs get exercise in obedience of a really early age-onwards.

These African Boerboel isn't suited to anyone with no past experience in dog-ownership. The dog is that only type that is bred in protecting homestead. These Boerboel is held the best guard-dog ever for one's family. Its feature of being so protective is principally the reason how? this puppy is that best. These Boerboel remains a big & extremely strong breed. Both are also so sturdy & flexible. This variety of dogs needs proper training to that to remain a very friendly and interactive-pet.


Because that bread has remained naturally chosen, they remain very healthy. Though like more large dogs, these African-Boerboel also hurts from hip & elbow dysplasia. It's important to examine the hip-dysplasia status of these parents before choosing your puppy.

Breed Information

Popularity:2018: #124
2017: #124
2016: #131
2015: #126
Origin:South Africa
Breed Group:Working (AKC:2015)
Life span:10-12 years
Height:Male: 25-28 inches (64-70 cm)
Female: 23-25.5 inches (59-65 cm)
Weight:154-200 pounds (70-90 kg)
Reddish Brown
Tawny Brindle
Reddish Brown
Litter Size:7-10 puppies
Puppy Price:Average $1500 - $2000 USD

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2 Cooper Molly
3 Rocky Sadie
4 Bentley Roxy
5 Teddy Zoey
6 Oscar Rosie
7 Harley Nala
8 Rusty Angel
9 Simba Phoebe
10 Hunter Willow
11 Ace Sugar
12 Samson Mocha
13 Prince Fiona
14 Mickey Lucky
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