Are South African Boerboels good family dogs? They are loving with family members, and gentle and playful with children. But as their guard dog role suggests, Boerboels are fiercely protective when they suspect a threat to their home or people. They require consistent training and socialization from an early age so they are manageable and well mannered.
How much do South African Boerboels cost? You’re probably wondering about the African Boerboel puppy price. As far as reputable breeder prices go, the Boerboel average price is pretty affordable at between $1,500 to $2,000. For adoption or at a rescue you can expect to pay a lower price.
What is the largest dog in South Africa? The Boerboel is a large, mastiff dog breed from South Africa, bred for the purpose of guarding the homestead.
What two breeds make a Boerboel? Over time, Boer Dogs were bred with other bulldog and South African mastiff types, possibly including the Bullmastiff, Rhodesian Ridgeback, English Bulldog and the Khoikohoi or Khoisan dogs, resulting in the Boerboel dog we know today.