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Adopt A Boxer Rescue - proud and grateful recipients of a grant from the ASPCA

AABR recently received a grant from the ASPCA Philly RAP for $2,050.  Thanks to the hard work and good relationship of AABR Philadelphia, PA area volunteer Colleen Kane, this grant will help AABR rescue and care for many of the dogs coming for the Philly area. 

Philadelphia, PA is one of the ASPCA's targeted Mission Orange Sites. You can read more about it by clicking on the link below:

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Taking an easy dog from someone who has to move and rehoming him/her is not a huge challenge. The challenge is transporting and caring for dogs like Marshall, Dude, and Hutch, Stella, Lucy, Mya and Hooch, Eve, Fred, Nick and now Mikey. The challenge is finding the funds to help the dogs in need of medical care.

Thatıs where YOU come in. We need donations to cover the medical bills for these special dogs. Remember we get no public or private funding. We rely on adoption fees and your donations to cover our expenses. 

Please read: Adopt A Boxer Rescue is going GREEN
We are going GREEN because we care for the EARTH, and we also want all your contributions to go to the care of the dogs and not administrative costs such as paper and postage stamps.  Each year, AABR prints out and mails donation THANK YOUs along with contribution TAX letters to our many contributors.  We would like to do this through email, which will save us a lot of money.  When you "MAIL" your donation to us using a check, please add your email to the memo portion on the check.  You will receive your Thank You/TAX letter via email.  Thanks!
Want to really "rescue" a boxer?
  1. Please, if you our considering adoption, and you really want to "rescue" a boxer, start your search at the bottom of the available dogs section (white background with paw prints).  There are some great dogs there and they have been with us the longest.  (Please don't go to the yellow section below the available dogs... These dogs have already been adopted and found their forever homes! Yeah!)
  2. We at AABR don't shy from challenges and hope that you support us in our endeavor.  Whether they are dogs with medical issues or behavior challenges, by your support you obviously agree with our mission to give each dog a second chance.  We have many adoption applications requesting the perfect boxer.  But if per chance you are up to rescuing a boxer that will require a little extra TLC, or maybe requires a strong leader to bring out the best in it, please fill out an adoption application and then contact us, mention that you read this, and let us know you are interested in rescuing one of our special boxers.
  3. And if per chance you yourself are starting to show a little gray in your hair or mustache, maybe you can relate to some of our slightly graying boxers.  It's the rare individual today that can see the gold in those senior dogs that through no fault of their own are in need of a forever home.  Those individuals who have adopted our older boxers have a special knowledge of the rewards that only rescuing an older boxer brings.  And consider what would happen to your older boxer should you not be able to care for them.  You would want some good home to step up and care for them... Wouldn't you? 
  4. Email AABR Special Adoptions...  I'm up for it! and tell us where you're located, and which "Special" boxer you are interested in.  See are Then and Now section for some follow ups.
 
AABR is in urgent need of foster homes!

AABR has several dogs right now in need of a foster home.  Many of these dogs are waiting in kennels.  Sadly, we have had to turn away many boxers that are in danger in shelters because we simply have nowhere for them to go.  Around holidays and vacation times our need is even greater. 

If you have adopted or fostered for us before, please consider helping one of our dogs in need of foster to get them out of the kennel and into a home.  If you have not yet been approved, just submit an online foster application. (The foster app is the same form as the adoption app... Just check off the box that says you would like to Foster). If you can not foster at this time, please consider sponsoring one of our dogs to help with their kennel bills.

Our boxers need you - foster homes are what allows us to save their lives!  Francis, spotlighted below, is just one of our boxers in need of a foster home - look for the Needs Foster Home above the pictures of our available dogs to see others looking for a foster family! 

Needs Foster Home

Francis

Francis is currently at our kennel and in urgent need of a foster home.  She would do best in a home with a submissive male dog that will allow her to take the alpha role, or in a home as an only dog.  Francis absolutely loves children.  She would do best in a home without cats.  Francis is very sweet and loves to be where her people are at.  If you are interested in adopting or fostering this beautiful girl, apply today!

 

   

Please take a second look...

If you are interested in adding a new member to your family, and have decided to rescue a boxer, please take a minute to understand what rescue is.

Rescue is taking in a dog in need, no matter what age, sex, color, cuteness, etc..  AABR does that.

What that means is that if most of the adoption applications we get, are for females, under two years old, flashy fawn, and good with kids, dogs, cats, etc.. then what do we do with all our three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve and thirteen years olds?

And what do we do with all the white and brindle dogs? Or the males and females that don't meet your wish list? Granted we try do are best to match the "good with kids, dogs, cats, etc.. " for safety sake, but many dogs, if given the right training and time, can fit into many complicated households.

And consider the following... What would happen to your own dogs, if for some reason you needed rescue to take your dog, or worse, your dog became a stray and ended up in rescue.  Would people overlook your dog because of their age or color?  Or maybe you have not successfully trained your current dog to be "good with kids, dogs, cats, etc.. ", limiting their appeal to someone looking to adopt a dog. What would become of them?

So we ask you to take a second look at the 60 to 70 dogs on AABR's available dog page.  Maybe they are a bit older then you may think you want, or the wrong color, or have a bad picture that doesn't show their true beauty, but they are all beautiful.  Consider what RESCUE really is, and please take a second look at the dogs outside of your original criteria.

 

Available Dogs
If you recently brought home a new dog of any age, or have an existing pack... OR are thinking about adopting one soon... Just as a present to your dog and yourself, now is the time to read or re-read our training philosophy article Nothing In Life Is Free (NILIF)

DOGS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION

Click on the Boxer's name for more info on each Available Dog. Read each bio very carefully, as not every rescue Boxer is suited for every home. If you feel that a certain Boxer is a good match for you and your lifestyle, then click here for our ONLINE APPLICATION.

And yes, please realize that the Boxer you may have your heart set on, may be adopted before you're approved.   Should your first choices all ready have found their forever home, let us suggest a few that we feel will match your home.  That is what we are good at.   And be happy for the ones that have been adopted... and know that there are way too many fantastic dogs waiting in their place.  We hope you feel that the right Boxer is worth waiting for. 

Please include your state and town in any and all correspondences to AABR.  Without this we can not dispatch your question to the correct volunteers.

 
  Needs Foster Home

James
Needs Foster Home

Bozzy
Needs Foster Home

Liberty
I Am A

Needs Foster Home

Kennedy


Spoony
I Am A

Update 11/14/14

Mitser
Update 11/14/14

Candy
Needs Foster Home
Update 11/14/14


Jacyln
Needs Foster Home
Update 11/10/14


Milo
Update 11/10/14

Walter
Update 11/10/14

Caesar
Update 11/10/14

Missy2
Update 11/10/14

Sylvester
Update 11/10/14

Baby Girl
Update 11/10/14

Mocho
Update 11/10/14

Blade
Update 11/10/14

Lucy MD
Update 11/10/14

Angelina
Update 11/10/14

Oliver
Update 11/08/14

Donald
Needs Foster Home
Update 11/08/14


Francis
Needs Foster Home
Update 11/08/14


Shiloh
Update 11/08/14

Foxy
Update 10/28/14

Buddy
I Am A


Kisses
Update 11/08/14

Missy


Toddy
Needs Foster Home
Update 10/28/14

Annie
Needs Foster Home
Update 10/28/14


George 2
Update 10/28/14

Oscar


Sarge
Update 10/21/14

Tiara
Update 10/14/14

Farrah
Update 10/28/14

Journey
Update 10/12/14

Lucy


Delilah
Update 10/07/14

Bo
Update 10/07/14

Chocko
Needs Foster Home

Bailey
I Am A

Update 9/16/14

Greta


Roxie CT
Update 9/27/14

Brandy


Runaway
Update 10/03/14

Hercules
Update 8/11/14

Chloe
Update 8/3/14

Dempsey

Update 9/16/14

Precious

Update 7/14/14

Daisy D

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for the Boxers!

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to go to AABR EBAY site...

Update 8/09/14

Hooper
Update 11/27/13

Tater
Great Idea!
Have a family conversation, and discuss fostering a boxer for the any upcoming holidays. 
If you aren't going away for the holidays, we could use your help.  Some kennels and even some of our existing foster homes are not available to us during these times of year.  What gift could be greater than to save a life!
Update 8/4/13

Petey
Update 2/24/14

Eva

Gift Idea!

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Please make sure you've designated Adopt A Boxer Rescue as your "Selected Cause"

Update 5/8/13

Cojax 
   

 

     
 

If you would like to help please mail a check to:
 Adopt A Boxer Rescue
PO BOX 270551
West Hartford, CT 06127

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Friends of AABR - Courtesy Listing - Animals listed here are to help out our friends at local shelters and other rescues.

    The Simon Foundation

Tabitha
Main Line Animal Rescue

Boo Boxer
Main Line Animal Rescue

Hermie
Humane Society of Morgan County

Penny
Oops-A-Dazy Rescue

Lucy W
U2SA

Storm
U2SA

Sasha
 

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Please be sure to enter your name and designate which boxer you would like to sponsor in the area marked "message to seller" on the PayPal donation screen.

If you would like to help please mail a check to:
 Adopt A Boxer Rescue
PO Box 270551
West Hartford, CT 06127

or use


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Adopt A Boxer Rescue is a s a non-profit, charitable 501(c)(3) organization
Contributions to Adopt A Boxer Rescue, a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, are deductible for computing income and estate taxes.
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No Longer Accepting Applications
For the Dogs Below this line...

(We are no longer accepting applications on the following dogs.  These dogs have been matched with a new home but have not yet been officially adopted.)




Update 11/08/14


Hooch




Echo NY
I Am A

Update 10/28/14

Riley



Vaporeon



Watson


Jack

On Hold

    I Am A

Update 10/12/14

Abby

Update 8/17/14

Walt
Update 2/09/14

Taylor
Update 6/12/11

Max NY
 
End of Available Dogs...

Taking an easy dog from someone who has to move and rehoming him/her is not a huge challenge. The challenge is transporting and caring for dogs like Marshall, Dude, and Hutch, Uma, Lucy and now Stella. The challenge is finding the funds to help the dogs in need of medical care.

Thatıs where YOU come in. We need donations to cover the medical bills for these special dogs. Remember we get no public or private funding. We rely on adoption fees and your donations to cover our expenses. 

If you would like to help please mail a check to:
 Adopt A Boxer Rescue
PO BOX 423
Harrison, NY 10528

or use


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RECENTLY ADOPTED DOGS BELOW- Thank You!
THE DOGS BELOW ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE
If you had your heart set on one of them, please be happy for them, and know that sadly, we never run out of AVAILABLE DOGS
(see above for Available Dogs)

November 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 13
    I Am A

Update 11/08/14

Boston
Update 10/21/14

Daisy
Update 10/14/14

Tyson
Update 10/07/14

Echo
Update 11/08/14

Jayden


Walker
Update 5/14/14

Rockie NY


Snoop
Update 11/03/14

Autumn


LuLu
Update 10/14/14

Kate
Update 10/21/14

Luke


Chloe 2
October 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 22
  Update 10/21/14

Rosie


Jax


Lilly
Update 9/29/14

Murph


Mackenzie
Update 10/12/14

Baxter
Update 10/03/14

Steel
I Am A


Gordon
Update 10/12/14

Bronx


Apollo


Pansy
Update 10/07/14

Tyson MD
MEMORIAL

Champ
Update 9/22/14

Squeak


Silas
Update 9/27/14

Abe


Tyson NY


Sassy


Nahla
Update 8/27/14

Maggie
Update 9/16/14

Ronnie
Update 9/22/14

Memphis
Update 6/08/14

Rocky NY2
September 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 27


Cicely
I Am A


Abby
Update 9/22/14

Lucky
Update 9/16/14

Tibbs
Update 9/16/14

King
Update 9/16/14

Remy


Luna
Update 8/17/14

Tyson


Roxie NY
Update 9/11/14

Rockne
Update 8/27/14

Bella
Update 9/04/14

Bosley
Update 9/04/14

Jazz
Update 6/22/14

Beau


Axle
Update 9/04/14

Walt2
I Am A


Whiskey


Molly
Update 8/27/14

Casper
Update 8/13/14

Dakota


Samson
Update 6/26/14

Tozer
Update 7/25/14

Charlee
Update 8/13/14

Walter
Update 8/09/14

Maxx


Luca


Emma
August 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 34
  Update 8/11/14

Poppa
Update 8/11/14

Diamond
Update 8/13/14

Dolly
Update 8/27/14

Byron


Freddie


Duke
I Am A

Update 8/06/14

Beryl
Update 8/06/14

Tessie
Update 8/06/14

Porter
Update 8/17/14

Kid
Update 6/02/14

Ali


Rosa


Roscoe


Rauxanne
MEMORIAL

Rocco CT
I Am A

Update 2/23/14

Jerry
Update 4/10/14

Brandy
I Am A


Missy


Bruiser2
Update 8/17/14

Mary Jane


Crixus
Update 8/3/14

Bruiser
MEMORIAL

Rocko


Buster


Gabe


Joe
Update 7/20/14

Max
Update 7/11/14

Angus
Update 7/25/14

Dozer
Update 7/28/14

Bonnie


Leo


Sasha


Milo
 Am A


Thalia
Update 7/25/14

Sonny
July 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 24
Update 6/22/14

Snickers
Update 6/22/14

Trouble
I Am A

Update 7/06/14

Elvis
MEMORIAL

Mason
Update 8/4/13

Mushky


Rusty


Diesel
Update 7/06/14

Brutus
Update 7/11/14

Skye
Update 7/06/14

Buster
Update 7/06/14

Reuben


Nena
Update 6/08/14

Charlie
Update 6/02/14

Daisy


Spencer


Bruno


Bailey


Bowser
Update 7/03/14

Jackson
I Am A

Update 6/22/14

Gizmo
I Am A

Update 7/01/14

Izzy


Nikka
Update 5/24/14

Martina
Update 2/19/14

Gretchen
June 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 20
 

Sophie
I Am A

Update 6/13/14

Catherine
Update 6/02/14

Willow


Luke


Precious PA


Lilly


Oscar
Update 6/13/14

Lenny
Update 6/02/14

Snowball
Update 5/28/14

Tank
Update 5/20/14

Sammi


Pink


Bentley
Update 3/28/14

Benji
I Am A

Update 5/20/14

Brooke
Update 5/24/14

Miranda


Rocky
I Am A

Update 5/24/14

Anneliese
I Am A


Mitsi
Update 4/12/14

Rosie
May 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 26
    Update 5/20/14

Princess


Penny
Update 4/6/14

Bruno


Goldie
Update 5/9/14

Mama


Ava
MEMORIAL

Lady Erin
I Am A


Vivek
Update 3/19/14

Lydia
Update 10/31/13

Jasmine
Update 5/14/14

Ace
I Am A

Update 4/28/14

Annette


Bella NY
Update 5/4/14

Kirby


Duncan
I Am A


Sarge
Update 5/9/14

Bo
Update 3/03/14

Ginger Lynn
MEMORIAL

Jonah
Update 4/12/14

Izzy MD
Update 3/15/14

Winnie
Update 9/25/13

Jasper


Maggie


Zavier
Update 3/15/14

Oscar
Update 1/15/14

Cash
I Am A


Priscilla


Zoe
April 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 14
 

Abby
Update 4/21/14

Buster
Update 4/12/14

Bailey
Update 2/06/14

Thor
Update 3/15/14

Moose
Update 4/10/14

Lucy
Update 4/10/14

Cindy


Cammie


Gloria
I Am A

Update 3/29/14

Lexi


Lady
Update 3/31/14

Laayla
Update 3/29/14

Joyce
Update 8/16/13

Noah
March 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 38
  Update 2/19/14

Blaze
Update 3/23/14

Megan


Storm
Update 10/31/13

Boss
Update 3/23/14

Junior
Update 3/23/14

Petty
Update 3/23/14

Cam
Update 3/23/14

Biffle
Update 3/23/14

Newman
Update 3/23/14

Talladega
Update 3/23/14

Chevy
Update 3/23/14

Bristol
Update 3/23/14

Racer
Update 3/23/14

Charlotte


Scarlet CT
Update 3/19/14

Molly
Update 3/23/14

Genie


Madison
MEMORIAL

Rocky NY3
Update 3/10/14

Charlie
Update 3/03/14

Sweetie
Update 2/23/14

Maximus
Update 2/24/14

Henry
Update 3/01/14

Ryder


Spirit
Update 3/03/14

Amber
Update 2/19/14

Kirsten
Update 2/19/14

Rodeo
Update 2/24/14

Barbie
Update 1/25/14

Macey
Update 3/07/14

Randy ("Beau")


Alladin
Update 2/19/14

Kane
Update 3/01/14

Mugsy
Update 2/23/14

Princess
Update 2/19/14

Rocky PA
Update 2/19/14

Carla


Sam
February 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 27
    MEMORIAL

Sydney
Update 2/19/14

Bruno


Beizer


China
Update 2/19/14

Doc
Update 2/06/14

Jasmine 2


Duster
Update 2/12/14

Nina


Apple
I Am A

Update 2/09/14

Emmy
Update 2/09/14

Ace
Update 2/06/13

Simon
Update 2/06/14

Nora
Update 1/28/14

Tee
Update 2/09/13

Bailey
Update 2/06/14

Mugzzy


Mason


Gismo
Update 2/09/14

Amadeo


Layla
Update 12/23/13

Bruiser


Jameson


Paige
Update 1/20/14

Honey
Update 12/30/13

Lacey


Charlie
Update 1/02/14

Dallas


Bentley
January 2014  ADOPTED BELOW 13
    Update 8/8/13

Sunshine


Stella
Update 11/27/13

Homer


Ginger
Update 12/09/13

Susie
Update 12/16/13

Bullet
Update 11/13/13

Sydney


Clipper
Update 1/15/14

Margie
Update 1/15/14

Eby
Update 11/9/13

Merlin


Brenda
Update 11/27/13

Joe

 2013 and earlier ADOPTED Click on link below

Adopted 2013 Adopted 2012 Adopted 2011 Adopted 2010 Adopted 2009 Adopted 2008   Adopted 2007 Adopted 2006 Adopted 2005 Adopted 2004
2014  Other Placements BELOW
    Placed by shelter

Layla
Kept by adopter

George (Fedor)
Placed by ARF Rescue

Jenna


Cain


Harley
Placed by Furry Friends Network

Lucky
Placed by ARF Rescue

Zena
Kept by foster home

Trooper
Update 4/10/14

Peggy
I Am A

Update 5/31/11

Myrtle
Update 4/23/14

Scarlet
Kept by owner

Cooper
Kept by owner

Jackpot
Placed by Camp Papillon Rescue

Donovan
Update 1/20/14

Butch
Kept by owner

Rocky NY
2013  Other Placements BELOW
Kept by owner

Ace
Update 8/4/13

Zeus MD
Update 10/25/13

Rocky
Placed by owner

Brutus


Jackie
Mostly Muttz Rescue

Freida
Mostly Muttz Rescue

Samson
Mostly Muttz Rescue

Maxine
Placed by Phoenix Animal Rescue

Honey
Placed by owner

Oscar


Kept by adopter


Tyson
I Am A

Kept by adopter

Mindy
Placed by shelter

Poncho
Placed by West Hartford Animal Control

Precious CT
Placed by owner's family

Joey
Placed by Phoenix Animal Rescue

Mary Jane (MJ)
Memorial

Duke
Placed by BARK Rescue

Buddy
Placed by Windy Pines Rescue

Vermie
Placed by owner

Jersey
Kept by adopter

Mac
Kept by owner

Lance
Placed by owner

Sebastian
Kept by owner

Marli
Adopted at Perry County Animal Rescue

Aye Aye
Adopted at Hillside SPCA

Roxy
Placed by owner

Max
 
 
 
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