The Boerboel is a large, mastiff-type dog from South Africa with a black mask and a short coat. This dog breed is large with a strong bone structure and well-developed muscles. Its head appears blocky with a short length between the stop and nose.
Life span: 10 – 12 years
Origin: South Africa
Other names: South African mastiff
Colours: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Piebald, Cream, Mahogany, Red, Brown
Temperament: Intelligent, Obedient, Dominant, Confident, Territorial
Height: Male: 64–70 cm, Female: 59–65 cm
Weight: Male: 60–79 kg, Female: 55–73 kg