Boxers live 9-12 years on average. They are a fairly hardy breed of dog, known for their bravery, loyalty, and sweet dispositions.
If you’ve recently adopted a boxer, at any age, you should know how you can best extend the lifespan of your new family member.
How to Extend the Lifespan of Your Pet Boxer
Given the high intelligence of this breed, they will likely appreciate a set schedule and a routine that they can count on, just like people.
Start a routine early
Given the large size of this particular breed, it is important for you to maintain a healthy weight throughout their entire life.
Monitor your boxer’s weight
Your veterinarian will get to know your dog just as well as you do, and they have a lot of professional expertise when it comes to taking care of your dog.
See a veterinarian regularly