Boerboel Breed Profile


This balanced dog has all body parts in proportion with one another. With a short, deep and square head, a body that is extremely muscular, stocky and compact with thick and loose skin. This dog can play many roles from watchdog to playmate with children.


All shades of yellow, brown or brindle


The Boerboels is a dog that makes great companions for any kid, as they are excepting of other pets as well as people. This mastiff has a strong willingness to please.


The Boerboel is originally from South African with origins dating back to the 1600s. Bred to protect the homestead, the Boerboel has very strong domestic instincts and may act dominant in their environment.

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