Boxers have a long history in the U.S. and have been very successful at our premiere dog show, the Westminster Kennel Club dog show - the second longest continuously running sport in the country (second only to the Kentucky Derby).
Here are some Westminter Boxer statistics. For more cool Westminster facts, visit that site at http://www.westminsterkennelclub.com .
The Boxer competed in the Non-Sporting Group from 1924-1935, before being moved to the Working Group in 1936.
Boxers hold the most Westminster records of any breed in the Working Group.
Most Group wins - 23 - Boxer
Most consecutive Group wins - 5 - Boxer (1954-58)
Most Group placements - 47 - Boxer
Most consecutive Group placements - 19 - Boxer (1940-1958)
Current streak of Group placements - 6 - Boxer (1998)