Dog Breed Profile

Boweimar History

The Boweimar is a fairly new type of toy poodle. It is a cross between a toy poodle and the Bichon Frise. The Boweimar has a medium-sized body. The coat is short and smooth. The eyes are large and dark. The ears are floppy. The nose is black, but may be brown or pink in lighter colored dogs. The Boweimar has a short, fine, curly, and silky coat. The hair is longer and fuller around the neck, chest and back, and is shorter and finer on the legs and face. The hair on the head is longer in the back and sides and shorter on top. The coat is versatile, and may be brushed and styled in various ways. The preferred color is dark brown. A white or cream color is acceptable, but less common. The eyes can be any color, but dark brown is preferred.

Time of Origin


Country of Origin

United States Of America


Boxer, Weimaraner

Boweimar Physical Characteristics

The Boerboel is a medium-to-large sized muscular working breed that is typically 22 to 26 inches at the shoulders, and can weigh between 100 and 160 pounds. They have a slightly elongated head with large, round eyes that are usually dark brown or black in color, and a thick muzzle that is slightly curved. They have broad, powerful jaws, and their ears are set low on the head. The skin is loose, dry and coarse. Their neck is thick, strong and well muscled. Their shoulders and legs are muscular with straight, well defined legs. Their feet are large and oval shaped with hard pads. Their tail is long and tapering, and in general, they have a strong, athletic, and powerful build.

Eye Colors


Nose Colors


Coat Colors

Black, Brown, Pied

Height Range

Male Height Range: 38 – 42 inches

Female Height Range: 38 – 42 inches

Weight Range

Male Weight Range: 70 – 80 lbs

Female Weight Range: 70 – 80 lbs

Boweimar Health

Description of breed health.


10-14 yrs

Boweimar Health Concerns

Cardiomyopathy, Bloat, Cancer, Cherry Eye, Hip Dysplasia

Boweimar Temperament and Behaviour

The Boweimar is a brave, protective, and hard-working breed of dog. They get along well with children and other dogs, and are happy to have a person or another canine companion for company. This breed is active and requires regular exercise.

Boweimar Activity Requirements

The Boweimar, also known as a Bedlington Terrier, is a herding dog that originated in England. This loyal and playful breed makes a great companion. The Boweimar is a high-energy dog and will need at least 30 minutes of vigorous activity each day. This could include anything from running to playing Frisbee. They are definitely a fun-loving and adventurous breed. The Bedlington Terrier can successfully live in any home, but they will need a large fenced-in backyard where they can get out and run. They will enjoy walks and games of fetch, as long as they are given enough room to burn off energy.

Miles Per Day

9 miles

Activity Per Day

40 minutes

Daily Food

3 cups

Kennel Club Recognition

American Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boweimar is part of the Unclassified group.

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The Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boweimar is part of the Unclassified group.

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Australian National Kennel Council

Not Recognized

Boweimar is part of the Unclassified group.

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Canadian Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boweimar is part of the Unclassified group.

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