Appearance The Boerboel's distinctive facial characteristics. The Boerboel is a large dog, with a strong bone structure and well developed muscles. The head appears blocky, but not overdone, with a short length between the stop and nose. It should look impressive, carrying himself with confidence and powerful movement, which should be buoyant, and unencumbered, despite its size. It should be symmetrical and balanced, following the desired proportions for the breed. Males shou
Appraisal Information..... In order for a Boerboel to receive a registration, you will need to present your dog for appraisal. An appraisal is the process by which the NABBA reviews the individual South African Boerboel and compairs it to the breed standard. Each dog is assessed independently on how that particular Boerboel meets each point and is NOT compaired to other Boerboels. With an appraisal, each dog stands on its own merit as to how it conforms to the breed standard.
The Appraisal Day begins with the dog owners announcing the arrival of their dogs for the appraisal venue. At the sign in desk , the owner will submit his/her dog's birth certificate if they have not been appraised previously. The appraisal result will be used for your Boerboels registration. If you are having your dog reappraised, you will need to submit his/her registration paper. Your score may be higher or lower than the last time the dog was appraised. Your dog will reta