Boxspring

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Boxspring History

The Boxspring is a toy or miniature hybrid or designer breed of dog that was created in the 1990s by breeding a toy poodle with a springer spaniel. The Boxspring is a hybrid, or designer, breed that was created in the 1990s by breeding a toy poodle with a springer spaniel. The Boxspring is a hybrid, or designer, breed that was created in the 1990s by breeding a toy poodle with a springer spaniel.

Time of Origin

Unknown

Country of Origin

Europe

Boxspring Physical Characteristics

The Boxspring is an extinct breed of hunting dogs. They were bred in the United Kingdom and Ireland to hunt woodcock and quail. They were of medium size, with a pointed muzzle and prick ears. Their coats were short and coarse, either black and white, or grizzle and white.

Eye Colors

Brown

Nose Colors

Black

Coat Colors

Red, Brown, Black

Height Range

Male Height Range: 21 – 25 inches

Female Height Range: 21 – 25 inches

Weight Range

Male Weight Range: 20 – 60 lbs

Female Weight Range: 20 – 60 lbs

Boxspring Health

Description of breed health.

Lifespan

12-15 yrs

Boxspring Health Concerns

Hip Dysplasia, Congenital Heart Defect, Entropion

Boxspring Temperament and Behaviour

The Boxspring is a loyal, loving and devoted companion. They attach themselves to one person or one household and will become very protective of that “pack.” They are very sensitive to the moods and emotions of their owners, and are known to form very close bonds with their owners. They can be very independent, but they are also very anxious to please and are very trainable.

Boxspring Activity Requirements

Boxspring dogs are a hybrid crossbreed that is the result of breeding a Beagle with a Boxer. They are known for being intelligent, friendly, and energetic. Like all hybrid breeds, Boxspring dogs can vary greatly in size, appearance, and personality. Some are very high-energy while others are more laid-back and friendly. Regardless of their energy level, all Boxspring dogs require regular, vigorous exercise and mental stimulation. Ideally, they should be walked or played with every day.

Miles Per Day

9 miles

Activity Per Day

40 minutes

Daily Food

3 cups

Kennel Club Recognition

American Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boxspring is part of the Unclassified group.

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The Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boxspring is part of the Unclassified group.

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Australian National Kennel Council

Not Recognized

Boxspring is part of the Unclassified group.

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Canadian Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Boxspring is part of the Unclassified group.

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