The Boerboel [ˈbuːrbul], 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. It carries itself with a confident and powerful movement, is fearless and shows courage when threatened.

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Also known as

This breed is also called African Boerboel, Boerboel, Boerboels in Nigeria, Boerbol, Boerbull, South African Boerboel as well as South African Mastiff.

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