The Boxer dog is a medium breed dog, with a compact and powerful looking body. This breed has a short and shiny coat. In some, but not all regions of the world, the tail is docked
and the ears are cropped
The body is squared off, with a strong neck and the tail is set high.There is a popular bloodline of the Boxer dog which naturally has a very short tail called a bobtail.
The Boxer dog gets its unique look from a lower jaw that extends out past the upper jaw. The boxer has deep dark brown eyes, a wide black nose and black facial markings on the muzzle.
Folds are apparent on the face beginning at the base of the nose and carrying through to the sides of the muzzle.