Rainbow Bridge – Tyson

Thor/Tyson It is with heavy hearts that we are writing to say that we lost a very special member of our family, our beloved Thor. He was known to MBR as Tyson. He was surrendered to MBR after the Texas hurricane in 2017. When he arrived in Minnesota he was “skin and bones” and it […]

Rainbow Bridge – Lucy

Lucy It has taken us a little bit to accept this because it came on so fast.  She was wonderful, she fit right in with our family and we loved her to death.  She was the best.  At first we weren’t sure since we have a cat, and the first day we brought her home […]

Event – Santa Paws – November 10th, 2024

Santa is in Town: Come say Hi and get your picture taken with Santa bring the whole family or just the furry ones. There will be several Vendors to shop, music, food, raffles, fun, friends and of course COLD BEER! EVENT LOCATION 56 Brewing 3055 Columbia Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55418

Event – Dogtoberfest – October 13th, 2024

Sunday October 13th, 2024 1:00 PM until 04:00 PM Come join us for: Food – Dog Costume contest – Raffles- Music and FUN. Bring your pup in their best costume, see if they can win the contest. Also, check out the vendors, get some early Christmas presents, or pick up some treats for you humiliating […]

Event – Meet and Greet – August 11th, 2024

Sunday August 11th, 2024 1:00 PM until 03:00 PM Come say Hi, Have a cold beer, bring your furry friends, hang out with us on the outdoor patio. Let’s talk about Boxers and maybe meet a couple cute available ones. Hope to see you there! EVENT LOCATION Wabasha Brewery 429 Wabasha St S St. Paul, […]

Event – Wiggle Butt, Beer & Bingo – May 5th, 2024

Saturday May 5th, 2024 1:00-4:00 PM Beer! Bingo! Raffle prizes! Merch! And ALL DOG FRIENDLY! Bring your bestie and bingo your heart out! EVENT LOCATION Lakes and Legends (612) 999-60201368 Lasalle Ave Minneapolis, MN 55403

Success Story – Why We Adopted a Senior

After losing two senior dogs, followed by two extremely quiet months without a four-legged friend, we chose to adopt a senior boxer through Minnesota Boxer Rescue. We chose a senior because we wanted to give them a second chance at life, and enjoy being part of our boxer-loving family. We couldn’t imagine how difficult it […]

Success Story – Rex

My wife and I adopted Rex, a 1½ year old male boxer, that had been surrendered by several families due to being too hyper, child reactive, and dog reactive.  Having owned six previous boxers, many of which were also Minnesota Boxer Rescue alums, I figured it could not be all that bad.  Ohhhhh was I […]

What’s with all these rules and questions?

After all – aren’t these homeless dogs? Wouldn’t any owner be better than being a dog, lamenting in rescue? Than being homeless?? Nope – as a matter of fact, those questions and in-depth applications have a purpose. The individuals who run these rescues have seen quite a bit of dog stuff in their day. They […]