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Name Boxer Rottweiler Doberman Pinscher
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Deutscher Boxer
German Boxer
Rott
Rottie
Doberman
Dobermann
Dobynm
Dobie
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which is more expensive?
$600-$1200 $1200-$2000 $800-$1000
Availability
Which is easier to get, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Very frequent: The Boxer is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Rottweiler is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Doberman Pinscher is quite easy to get.

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which is the smallest dog, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Medium Large
Giant
Medium
Weight
Which is heavier, Boxer or Rottweiler or Rottweiler? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher weight comparison:
Male: 60-70 pounds (27-32 kg), Female: 53-65 pounds (24-29 kg) Male: 95-130 pounds (43-59 kg), Female: 85-115 pounds (38-52 kg) Male: 88-99 pounds (40-45 kg), Female: 71-77 pounds (32-35 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
Male: 65 pounds (29.5 kg), Female: 59 pounds (26.5 kg) Male: 112.5 pounds (51 kg), Female: 100 pounds (45 kg) Male: 93.5 pounds (42.5 kg), Female: 74 pounds (33.5 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher height comparison:
Male: 22-25 inches (56-63 cm), Female: 21-24 inches (53-61 cm) Male: 24-27 inches (61-69 cm), Female: 22-25 inches (56-63 cm) Male: 26-28 inches (66-71cm), Female: 24-26 inches (61-66 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
Male: 23.5 inches (59.5 cm), Female: 22.5 inches (57 cm) Male: 25.5 inches (65 cm), Female: 23.5 inches (59.5 cm) Male: 27 inches (68.5 cm), Female: 25 inches (63.5 cm)

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher coat comparison:
Waterproof Dense Fine
Colors
What are the original Boxer, Rottweiler and Doberman Pinscher color?
Brindle
White
Fawn
Mahogany
Tan
Rust
Black
Blue
Red
Tan
Brown
White
Black
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher grooming comparison:
Effortless: The Boxer requires minimal grooming.
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Effortless: The Rottweiler requires minimal grooming.
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Easy to groom: The Doberman Pinscher doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Boxer or Rottweiler or {name3 shedding:
Boxers shed moderately.
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Rottweilers shed moderately.
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Doberman Pinschers shed moderately.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds.
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Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher behavior/temperament comparison:
Brave
Confident
Fearless
Intelligent
Playful
Bright
Energetic
Friendly
Loyal
Alert
Fearless
Independent
Loyal
Courageous
Good-natured
Intelligent
Protective
Alert
Fearless
Loyal
Energetic
Intelligent
Obedient
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher intelligence:
Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Outstanding: Rottweiler is one of the brightest dog breeds.
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Outstanding: Doberman Pinscher is one of the brightest dog breeds.
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Trainability
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher trainability comparison.
Boxers are quite easy to train.
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Rottweilers are easy to train.
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Doberman Pinschers are quite easy to train.
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Playfulness
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher playfulness comparison:
The Boxer is a playful breed.
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Average: Rottweilers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Average: Doberman Pinschers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Sensitive: Doberman Pinschers don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?
High: Boxers are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Average: Rottweilers are average dogs regarding their affection level.
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High: Doberman Pinschers are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Social Needs
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher social needs comparison:
Boxers need a lot of social interaction.
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Rottweilers need a lot of social interaction.
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Doberman Pinschers need for social interaction is average.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?
Low to Average: The Boxer rarely barks.
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Low: The Rottweiler barks none to minimal.
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Low to Average: The Doberman Pinscher rarely barks.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers are one of the best watchdogs.
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Rottweilers are one of the best watchdogs.
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Doberman Pinschers are one of the best watchdogs.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Boxers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Rottweilers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Doberman Pinschers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Boxer has a low chance of biting somebody.

High 🔼

The Rottweiler has a high chance of biting somebody.

Moderate

The Doberman Pinscher has an average chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Boxer bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Rottweiler bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Doberman Pinscher bite force: Ordinary.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher mouthiness comparison:
Boxers have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Rottweilers have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Doberman Pinschers have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Boxers have average wanderlust potential.
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Rottweilers tend to escape less than other breeds.
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Doberman Pinschers tend to escape less than other breeds.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Boxers have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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Rottweilers have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds.
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Their prey drive is low.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Apartment-friendly dog the Boxer breed.
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Rottweiler indoors.
Very house-friendly dog the Doberman Pinscher breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Boxers adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Average: Rottweilers adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Doberman Pinschers adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Rottweilers tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which dog is more friendly?
Boxers are average friendly towards strangers.
Rottweilers are not stranger friendly dogs.
Doberman Pinschers are not stranger friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Boxers are generally with other pets.
Rottweilers are generally with other pets.
Doberman Pinschers are generally with other pets.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers are kid-friendly dogs.
Rottweilers are not the most kid-friendly dogs.
Doberman Pinschers are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers are average friendly towards cats.
Rottweilers are average friendly towards cats.
Doberman Pinschers are average friendly towards cats.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers are not the most dog-friendly dogs.
Rottweilers are not dog-friendly.
Doberman Pinschers are not the most dog-friendly dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?
Yes
Boxers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Rottweilers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Doberman Pinschers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Boxer is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Rottweiler is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Doberman Pinscher is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Boxers are usually recommended for elderly people.
Rottweilers are not the best breed for elderly people.
Doberman Pinschers are commonly okay with elderly people.

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Health Comparison

Health Issues
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher health comparison. Which is the healthier: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?
The Boxer is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
The Rottweiler is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Doberman Pinschers are commonly healthy dogs.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher health problems comparison:
Allergies
Aortic Stenosis
Bloat
Boxer Cardiomyopathy
Cancer
Corneal Dystrophy
Deafness
Demodectic Mange
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Allergies
Aortic Stenosis
Bloat
Elbow Dysplasia
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Osteosarcoma
Panosteitis
Subvalvular Aortic Stenosis
Cardiomyopathy
Hip Dysplasia
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Von Willebrand's Disease
Wobbler's Syndrome
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Average
The Boxer should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Average
The Rottweiler should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Rare
The Doberman Pinscher should have a complete physical check-up at least every 12-18 months (but preferably once per year).
Life Expectancy
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher lifespan comparison. How long do Boxer, Rottweiler and Doberman Pinscher breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
10-12 years
The average lifespan of Boxer: 11 years
8-12 years
The average lifespan of Rottweiler: 10 years
10-12 years
The average lifespan of Doberman Pinscher: 11 years
Hypoallergenic
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher energy level comparison:
Boxers are high-energy dogs.
Rottweilers have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Doberman Pinschers have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Boxers need quite a lot of exercise.
Rottweilers have an average exercise need.
Doberman Pinschers need quite a lot of exercise.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Boxers don't need too much sleep.
Rottweilers are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Doberman Pinschers sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher?
Recommended daily amount: 2 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. Recommended daily amount: 4 to 10 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 5 to 6 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher weight gain potential comparison:
Average to High: If you don't pay attention to the Boxer's weight, he can easily gain weight.
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High: The Rottweiler breed has a strong tendency to be overweight.
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Average: The Doberman Pinscher has an average risk for obesity.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?
Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Prefers warm weather
Dogs that prefer warm weather conditions are typically breeds that were originally bred in warmer climates.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?

High 🔼

The Boxer has a high chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Rottweiler has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Doberman Pinscher has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Boxer is a perfect example of a low drooling tendency.
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The Rottweiler drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
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The Doberman Pinscher drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
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Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Yes

This breed makes good as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Boxer or Rottweiler or Doberman Pinscher? Which is better for autism?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher?

Not really

Boxer breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Rottweiler breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Doberman Pinscher breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Yes

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Yes

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Boxer and Rottweiler and Doberman Pinscher have?
2-10 puppies, average 6 8-12 puppies 6-10 puppies

Boxer vs Rottweiler vs Doberman Pinscher Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1904 as a Working breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1931 as a Working breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1908 as a Working breed.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group, in the Molossian type section. Recognized by FCI in the Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group, in the Molossian type section. Recognized by FCI in the Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group, in the Pinscher and Schnauzer type section.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Canadian Canine Registry
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Colonial Rottweiler Club
Deutscher Rottweiler Klub
International Rottweiler Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Canadian Canine Registry

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  • [email protected]

    Dec 4, 2020, 3:06:24 AM:

    Rottweiler and Doberman have never been used for dog fights , Boxers have. Very serious misinformation.