Boxer dogs may be adopted from breeders registered with the American Kennel Club. Dogs may also be adopted from boxer rescue groups such as those affiliated with the American Boxer Club.
As of November 2015, the American Kennel Club provides referral service to registered boxer dog breeders. Many breeders provide animals to adopters nationwide.
The American Boxer Club maintains a list of boxer rescue organizations located throughout the United States. Rescue locations and adoption policies vary greatly. Some rescues may allow out-of-area adoptions.
RescueMe.org maintains listings of adoptable boxer dogs throughout the United States. Listings are grouped by state.
Petfinder maintains a searchable database of adoptable animals located throughout the United States. Contact information is provided for local rescue groups and shelters.