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Sammie
I acquired Sammie about a year and a half ago. She's about a five year old Boxer that I'm in love with. My wife has a Bichon Frise that I'm very fond of but Sammie is my dog and she sticks to me like glue. There's something about Boxers that have always attracted me to the breed. They are playful and energetic but they can also be comfortable just laying around. They demand that you be their master and they crave discipline. Give your Boxer a job to do and she will be happy dog. Boxers are also clowns. They will play little games with you. It seems like they were breed to entertain. Actually they were breed for a much different job. These dogs were breed to be hunters and adapted to guard dog duty. The military used them for courier dogs. Boxers, when well socialized, do well with other dogs. My Boxer isn't aggressive toward other dogs at all except for when the other dog tries to exert dominance over her. At the dog park the only time I've had problems with [...]