My name is Sterling!

Boxer Dog for adoption in Austin, Texas - Sterling
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Austin Boxer Rescue

Facts about Sterling

  • Breed: Boxer
  • Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male
This flashy fawn boy with a big, huggable head is Sterling. He’s about 4 years old with a docked tail and floppy ears. He’s a healthy boy even though he is heartworm positive, but treatment is always addressed with the furever family and it doesn’t have to be anything more than monthly heartworm preventive..

Sterling is good with big and small dogs and has done well with kids even though he does not live with them currently. We don’t know how he does with cats. He’s a good walker and an excellent snuggler. He is housetrained and is gradually warming up to his crate. He likes his toys and can entertain himself for some time. He will follow you around the house to play and snuggle.

This big guy is a lovable lug. He’s easy going and after a long enough introduction to watch the other dogs and see how things work, he does fine. He loves to snuggle on the couch and go for walks. He just needs a family, a couch, walks and love.

About Austin Boxer Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

Our mission: To balance the health, safety, and welfare needs of canines in the Central Texas area by providing nourishment and a safe environment for unwanted, stray, abused, and impounded Boxers. Once placed in new homes they become more than just pets, they become family.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Visit for upcoming events and adoption days

Our Adoption Process...

1. Fill out an Online Adoption Application

2.Your application will be reviewed and sent to a volunteer in your area. The volunteer will contact you to schedule a home visit within one week. There is a $25.00 fee for a volunteer to come to your house for a home visit. This fee is non-refundable, but will be applied to the adoption fee when the adoption is finalized.

3. After your home visit is complete and you are approved you can begin meeting dogs. The person who met with you during your home visit will assist you in this process.

Adoption Fees
Puppy <1 year: $350
Adult 1-5 years: $250
Adult 6-9 years: $150
Silverhearts (10 and over): no adoption fee
Bonded pairs: $400
Boxer Mix (Adult): $150
Boxer Mix (Puppy): $200