All the following dogs are currently in foster care or are in need of fostering. If you are interested in any of these dogs, please email us and let us know exactly what/who you caught your interest.
We also ask that you complete an online application (Click here) so that we can contact you directly. Also, if you have any questions (including our adoption fees) you can check out the FAQ page. Please be sure to check your email (and junk mail) for any replies!
Please check us out on facebook. Former adopters can look for the facebook group "Boxer Rescue de Albuquerque" and everyone can like our facebook page: "Boxer Rescue of Albuquerque" - we have all our newest dogs on this page!
- Albuquerque Boxers - Available (last update: 08/07/15)
- Las Cruces Boxers - Available (last update: 02/01/13)
- Roswell Boxers - Available (last update: 08/07/15)
- Alamogordo Boxers - Available (last update: 03/23/12)
- Shelter Boxers (last update: 03/23/12)
- For Adoption By Owner/Rescue (last update: 09/08/11)
Meg is a 3 year old female who was found by a wonderful person who realized that
not only was she skinny, but had a very bad ear condition. After going to
the vet, it was determined that she had so much stuff in her ear that she could
not hear. They successfully removed over 75% of it from her ear in the
first surgery and is now getting normal cleanings to finish it off. She is
slowly gaining some weight too. She has been around other dogs but, as
always, we prefer to find her a wonderful home with a male (we are not sure how
she is with cats) and kids!
Please send us an email to meet Meg.
Thanks Linda for fostering Meg!
Thor is a 17 week old male and a very rare reverse (black) brindle. He
hasn't been socialized like many puppies so he is very shy around new people.
At first, he wasn't too fond of new dogs but now is opening up and playing like
a normal puppy. He is very high energy like a pup and needs to find a home
with a confident dog friend and a strong pack leading family. He is good
on a leash but can get spooked easily - the more he goes out, the more he gains
good confidence and learns to be a curious dog.
If you want to meet Thor, please email us!
Thanks Shawna and Keith for fostering Thor!
Please fill out the adoption form if you're interested in any of our dogs AND send an email to us for a quick response!
We could use help with fostering any of our Roswell dogs so we can get them to Albuquerque and help them find their forever home quickly!
Buster is a young male, somewhere between 12 and 18 month old. He is good
around other dogs but does have some food aggression (typical for a dog left at
the shelter and allowed to get underweight). He doesn't like cats though.
Would prefer he goes with a female since we like to place gender-opposites as
much as we can. He is in Roswell now and available.
If you are interested in Buster, please contact us by email.
Thank you Jo for fostering Buster!
This is Chief, a four-year old boxer/pit mix who needs to find his new forever
home. His family has changed their living situation and can no longer keep
He likes to play fetch, is neutered and weighs about 60 pounds. He is a very sweet boy and would make a family very happy! He likes to be outside as much as possible and would need a fenced yard.
If you would like to find out more information, you can contact Daniel (575-642-7283) or Lisa (575-642-7281).
Please contact Daniel or Lisa at the numbers above to find out if you are the right match for Chief!
Hi, my name is Koda. I am a sweet fawn boxer who is 8 years old. I have lived with a blue heeler my entire life and I am very friendly.
I like children and any human that will give me attention. I like dog bones to keep my teeth clean and love to go on walks.
I would still be at home, but my owner died suddenly and now I need to find someone who will care for me.
If you are interested in adopting Koda, please contact Cathy.
If you can help me, please contact Cathy Hill @ 702.417.7968!
For Adoption by Owner - Disclaimer
BRA almost always has a lack of foster homes, and therefore regretfully cannot serve every single Boxer dog in New Mexico who is displaced. We devised this page as a way for the public to be notified of additional Boxer dogs in need, but BRA does not get involved with behavior evaluations, health checks, vaccinations, etc. You, as the adopter, must understand from the family and the dog's records, what health or behavioral issues may exist. Boxer Rescue of Albuquerque does not charge a fee to the family to list the dog here or to the adopter who "adopts" the dog. We do not advocate offering pets for free, but it is ultimately up to each individual family whether they will charge a fee to the new person acquiring the dog (it's best for the dog if s/he comes with a fee because it helps to weed out people who acquire unwanted pets for use in dog fighting rings or who sell to animal testing facilities, etc.). Though the Boxers on this page remain with their families and do not enter our rescue program, we still care very much about the dog's well being and fate. That is why we allow descriptions to be posted here, in hopes that we can help a Boxer find a better home than if the family were to just give the dog away or take him or her to a shelter.
Our FABO dogs Max, Missy, Guera, Camber, Murphy, Holly, Matilda and Milo have all found new homes while Buffy is back in her original home!
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