Boxer Basenji Mix Breed Guide (and Photos)

If you wanted some answers regarding the Boxer Basenji mix, then you are in the right place. In this article, we are going to be looking into this topic so fasten your seat belts!

When you are looking for a new dog, there are a lot of things that you need to keep in mind. One of the most important things is what breed of dog you want. There are a lot of breeds out there and each has its own unique personality, look, and needs.

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A rare mix is the Baseni X Boxer

If you are looking for an energetic family dog with lots of love to give, then you may want to consider getting a Boxer Basenji mix. This is a cross between two breeds that are known for being active and it is a very popular choice in today’s world. It might be the right choice for you and your family as well.

What is a Boxer Basenji Mix?

The Boxer Basenji Mix is a crossbreed of a Basenji and Boxer. This type of dog is relatively new compared to some other breeds that have been around for centuries. It was first bred around the 1950s and they are still being bred today.

Boxer Breed

It is thought that this was bred by accident when two dogs who were not supposed to be together were let out of their pens! This type of mixed-breed dog is known as a “designer” dog because people deliberately breed them together.

This hybrid is a very rare breed, but when you do find one, he or she makes an excellent companion.

Due to their rarity, there is not much information about the Boxer Basenji Mix. This article will help you get some more information about them so you can decide if this mix is right for you!

Characteristics of a Boxer Basenji Mix

This crossbreed is generally considered a low-maintenance dog and has the potential to be an excellent family pet. It will likely be a medium to large-sized dog.

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Basenji X Boxer = Rare

His appearance and characteristics can vary depending on the other dog breed in his family tree. He may look more like one parent than the other, or he may be a combination of both, with some traits more dominant than others.

However, you can usually expect him to have a short to medium-length coat that is dense and sleek. Its colors are likely to be red, white, black, fawn, or brindle. He will generally have a keen expression but also a friendly demeanor too.

The Boxer Basenji mix is likely to be an intelligent dog who loves games and activities that challenge his mind. He can be stubborn if not properly trained or socialized from an early age, so it is important that you set rules and boundaries for him from when he is young.

Boxer Basenji Puppy

How to Care for a boxer Basenji Mix

This is a dog that has been bred to be an active and energetic working dog. They are very intelligent, alert, and protective of their owners. These dogs can be excellent companions for children, but they need plenty of exercise to keep them happy. A bored Boxsenji will become destructive.

An energetic working dog in Basenji parentage combines with a goofy clown in Boxer ancestry to create an intelligent and high-energy companion that loves to be around people. They make excellent playmates for kids and are highly protective of their loved ones.

Their Temperament

Here’s a dog that’s unlike any other. Basenjis are known for not barking (they yodel instead), and Boxers are known for being great family dogs. The result of crossing these two breeds is the playful, intelligent, and energetic dog.

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Stylized photo edit of a Basenji Boxer Mix

Health Concerns & Life Expectancy

They have a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years and is prone to eye problems, hip dysplasia, deafness, skin allergies and hypothyroidism.


In wrapping this up, we will state that it’s pretty hard to determine the traits of any crossbreed. What we have done in this post is look at the characteristics of both breeds and show you what you can expect.