Dachshund Pups Training – Tips To Happy Dachshund Pups

by smilla4 The Dachshund is an AKC registered dog breed. The following article reviews the breed. Dachshund Pups are known by many nicknames, including “Wiener Dogs”, “Sausage Dogs”, “Doxies”, or “Worshonds”. Dachshund pups are known for their long backs and short legs, which many people relate to a wiener sausage or hot dog. It is […]

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Dachshund Video: Crusoe the Dachshund’s Bahamas Sailing Vacation

Video by http://www.celebritydachshund.com – filmed with GoPro Hero 3+ Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund’s vacation to Exuma Bahamas, featuring Crusoe the Pirat… Video Rating: 4 / 5 Click Here to Learn How Easy it is to Groom Your Dog at Home! Dachshund on Amazon: DACHSHUND SMOOTH SILHOUETTE – Dog – Decal Sticker #1504 | Vinyl Color: […]

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Dachshund Puppies Training – 5 Training Tips For Good Dachshunds

by Bill Kuffrey The Dachshund is an AKC registered dog breed. The following article reviews the breed. Training dachshund puppies can be a tall order for such a small dog. Once you have finished your research and homework you will have to find a suitable breeder. Socialization is a really important part of your dachshund […]

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Trimming a Dachshund’s Nails

By Kathy Salzberg, NCMG | Posted: February 29, 2012, 9 a.m. EST Q. I have a Miniature Dachshund. I cut her nails myself. They have been somewhat neglected, but not terribly neglected. They are not so long as to cause her discomfort, but to the eye I can tell […]

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Back Problems in Doxies

Like any breed, Dachshunds are at risk for numerous diseases and conditions.Because of their short legs and long bodies they are most at risk for spinal problems.One of the most common forms is a condition called Intervertebral Disk Disease (IVDD), actually an umbrella term for a number of problems. Vertebrae are the hard bones that […]

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Suppressing Aggression in Your Dachshund

Dachshunds are a naturally feisty breed.Bred to hunt badgers, they had to be clever and tough.  But that assertive nature should not be allowed to turn against you.You need to be the top dog. Each dog will deviate in degree, of course.There are submissive ones though fewer than other breeds, on average.Some will try to […]

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All About Common Dachshund Diseases

In reality, there is no disease truly common in Dachshunds. Most Dachshunds are born healthy and live long, relatively disease-free lives. Some minor health issues arise for nearly every dog at some point, even those who receive early vaccinations and excellent life-long care. Dachshund diseases are no different. Nevertheless, there are some conditions that tend […]

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The Doxie Breed

Dogs are loved by their owners.With Doxies that devotion reaches new heights.  The reasons aren’t hard to understand.Doxies are special in many ways. Translation from the German “badger dog” shows just one of those ways.  Bred in the early 1600s to hunt those ferocious little animals, the Dachshund became ferocious himself.  That assertive and fearless […]

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Food for Thought for Your Dachshund

Pet food Despite the sometimes frantic comments of advocates of “natural” dog food, commercial dog foods are fine for your Dachshund.  Some of those concerns are well placed, though.A diet that is not too rich and not too lean, full of healthy ingredients (balanced) is best.But that advise is fairly vague.  What does it really […]

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Dachshund Dog Training

By Sandra Scott Originally from Germany, Dachshunds have been around for hundreds of years. They were mainly used to hunt badgers and hares (“Dachs” means badger in German). Also referred to as “wiener dogs” and “sausage dogs, the name of the dog is spelled both as Dachshund and Daschund. Dachshund is the correct name. If […]

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