Boxachi Breed Information & Characteristics


Are Boxachis Hypoallergenic?

Unfortunately, the Boxachi is not hypoallergenic, making it not a good choice for a dog lover who suffers from pet allergies.


What is a Boxachi personality? What are Boxachi dogs best known for?


Shedding Level

Are Boxachis heavy shedders? How Much Does a Boxachi Shed?

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Boxachi dogs are low shedders. The coat sheds an average amount and doesn't require much care.


What are Boxachis descended from?

Boxer, Chihuahua

Breed recognition

What organizations or kennel clubs recognize/register the Boxachi breed?

DRA = Dog Registry of America, Inc.

Date of Birth

When were Boxachis first bred? How old is the Boxachi breed?


Eye Color Possibilites

What color are Boxachi eyes?


Nose Color Possibilites

What color can Boxachi nose be naturally?


Coat Color Possibilites

What color can Boxachi coat be naturally?


Coat Length

How long is a Boxachis coat?

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The coat of a Boxachi dog ranges in length from short to medium.

Coat Density

How Dense Is The Boxachi Coat?

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Coat Texture

What is the texture of the hair of a Boxachi?


Litter Size

How many puppies can a Boxachi have in a litter? How many puppies can a Boxachi have in her first litter?

A Boxachi can have a litter of 2-10 puppies on average. However, it's worth noting that the size of the litters can vary greatly. Factors that can influence litter size include the health of the mother, breeding history, and genetics.


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Boxachis are known for their adaptability and versatility, they are capable of adapting well to a wide range of lifestyle changes and living environments. They are a highly adaptable breed, and make great companions for families and individuals of all lifestyles.

Health Issues

Do Boxachis have a lot of health problems?

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The Boxachi breed is commonly healthy with low vet costs, regular check-ups may not be as necessary but it's important to keep an eye on their health and have them checked by a veterinarian when needed.

Major Concerns

What are the major health concerns to be aware of when owning a Boxachi?

Hip Dysplasia

Minor Concerns

What are the less significant issues to keep in mind when it comes to Boxachis?

Patellar Luxation
Heart Disease

Occasional Tests

What are the occasional tests recommended for Boxachi breed?

Cardiac and Hip
Heart and Knee

Social Needs

Do Boxachis need socialization? How social are Boxachis?

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Boxachi have very high social needs. These needs include regular mental and physical stimulation, a job or purpose, and companionship. They thrive in environments where they have a lot of interaction with humans and other dogs.

Sleeping Need

How much sleep should a Boxachi have? Do Boxachis sleep a lot?

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Boxachis dogs are tend to sleep less than other breeds, but they still require adequate sleep to maintain good health.


Are Boxachis mouthy?

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Roaming urge

What is the likelihood of a Boxachi running away? Do they have a tendency to explore or wander frequently?

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Prey Drive

Do Boxachi dogs have a high prey drive?

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Past times

What do Boxachis enjoy doing? How do I keep my Boxachi busy?

Tug-of-war, Running, Fetch, Snuggle, Regular walks, Cuddling, Sun bathing, Walk, Tail chasing, Tug of war, Walks, Snuggles, Tickling, Cuddles, Joging, Hide & Seek, Agility jumping, Belly rubs

Activity Level

What is the energy level of a Boxachi? How much energy does a Boxachi have?

Boxachis are medium-energy dogs and typically enjoy socializing and playing casual or even sustained games of chase with other dogs. They may also have occasional periods of barking or racing around the house.

Tolerance of being left alone

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Walks per Week

How far should a Boxachi walk each week? How many miles should a Boxachi walk every week?

There's really no limit to how far you walk your dog as long as they're comfortable. For Boxachi, it's at least 6 miles / week. Just remember to build distance and stamina gradually over time.

Activity per Day

How much a Boxachi should exercise a day? How much activity does a Boxachi need?

In general most Boxachis usually need at least 45 minutes of exercise daily. This can be spread across the day and include all sorts of high-energy activities, like walking, running and playing.


What level of grooming should be provided for a Boxachi?

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The Boxachi is a breed of dog that does not require extensive grooming.

Brushing Frequency

How often should you brush a Boxachi?

Boxachi should be brushed at least once a week. Of course you can give them more frequent brushes if you find that they are still shedding a lot

Brushing Tools

What are the most commonly used brushing tools for Boxachis?

Pin Brush
Nail Clipper


How many cups of food does a Boxachi eat?

For an average 10-40 pound (5 - 18 kg) Boxachi feed 2 cups daily. But, keep in mind, the amount you feed is going to be dependent on the quality of the food you are feeding.

Daily Cost

How Much Does a Boxachi Cost Daily?

The average cost of a Boxachi is somewhere $1.40 - $2.70 per day.

Monthly Cost

How Much Does a Boxachi Cost Per Month?

The average per month expenses of a Boxachi is between $42 - $73. This makes an average of $504 - $876 per year. It will be on the higher side when the dog is still small because it will need more frequent visits to the vet, shots.

Sensitivity Level

How sensitive is a Boxachi dog?

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This dog breed is particularly attuned to its environment and the emotions of those around it. It can be easily overwhelmed by loud noises, new environments, and unfamiliar people or animals. This dog is best suited for individuals or families who are patient, gentle, and understanding of its sensitive nature. It may also benefit from a calm and stable home environment, with a consistent routine and plenty of positive reinforcement training.

Apartment Friendly

Do Boxachi do well in apartments? Are Boxachis good indoor dogs?

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Boxachis are known for being excellent apartment dogs. They are fairly active indoors and will do okay without a yard.

Child Friendly

Are Boxachis good with kids? Are Boxachis good around children?

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Boxachis are average friendly dogs towards children.


Are Boxachis good for elderly?

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Cat Friendly

Are Boxachis good with cats? How friendly Boxachis are toward cats?

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Boxachis are one of the best dogs for cats. They're accept cats readily as part of the family. However, this dog breed should be trained to not chase after the kitty early on

Dog Friendly

Do Boxachi dogs get along with other dogs? Are Boxachis OK with other dogs?

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Boxachis are average friendly towards other dogs. If they are raised with other dogs, they are likely to get along with them. And, if they are socialized properly from a young age, they will usually be great with other dogs.

Pet friendly

How do Boxachi dogs interact with other pets? Are they considered pet-friendly?

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Stranger Friendly

Are Boxachis friendly with strangers?

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Boxachis are average friendly around strangers. They can be wary around strangers and a little standoffish. Early socialisation is key.


Do Boxachis like to play? Are Boxachis playful?

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The Boxachi is a playful dog. So, no matter how busy the day may get, the best thing you can do for your Boxachi is to make time each day to play. It can be as little as 15-20 minutes, and it will mean the world to them.


Are Boxachi easily trained?

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Boxachi dogs are usually easy to train, but may require consistency to fully obey commands.