Are boxers really hyper?

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There are many dog breeds that are described as active and the Boxer is one of them.

With a strong, powerful body and plenty of energy, this breed can be quite active at times.

The issue at hand however, is what to do if a Boxer is hyperactive and won't calm down.

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A boxer that does not get enough exercise is more likely to display hyper behavior such as jumping, barking, mouthing and rough play.

A common belief among boxer owners is that a tired boxer is a happy boxer - or, better put, a tired boxer is a calm boxer with a happy owner.

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Are French bulldogs hyper? French Bulldogs can be very hyperactive as puppies and sometimes into adulthood too. They require a lot of stimulation and exercise in order to curb destructive behavior. Whilst they do sleep a lot, when awake they will require a lot of attention from their owners.
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My Golden Retriever is unbelievably hyperGolden Retrievers are working retriever dogs, which means they have a high energy level that needs to be released through productive outlets, otherwise that energy will be expended in less desirable ways, such as jumping up, counter surfing and chewing on furniture.
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The name "Boxer" is supposedly derived from the breed's tendency to play by standing on its hind legs and "boxing" with its front paws.

According to Andrew H.

Brace's Pet owner's guide to the Boxer, this theory is the least plausible explanation.

At that time the spelling "baxer" equalled "Boxer".

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The name "Boxer" is supposedly derived from the breed's tendency to play by standing on its hind legs and "boxing" with its front paws.

According to Andrew H.

Brace's Pet owner's guide to the Boxer, this theory is the least plausible explanation.

At that time the spelling "baxer" equalled "Boxer".

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Puppies have a lot of hyper energy and are curious about many things. It is important to provide them with positive outlets for their active bodies and inquisitive minds. If they do not have such outlets, they will figure out their own activities.
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Many Akitas do not get along with a dog (especially a dominant breed of dog) of the same sex.

Akitas are born hunters with a high prey drive and unless raised with small animals may deem them as prey.

Akitas have energy, but are very rarely hyper.

Akitas are known for their cat-like cleanliness!

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