True to her namesake, the Boxer dog likes to play by standing on her hind legs and moving her front paws in a batting or “boxing” fashion. The name “Boxer” supposedly comes from this. (6/15) by Judy Powell August 24, 2020, 2:29 pm Credit Judy Powell 0 Previous 6/15 Next View full list See more Previous article Watercolor Bichon Frise tattoo. Next article Labs are very social dogs. They are good with other dogs and love children. All these traits make them the perfect family dog. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.