Dachshund History: The Origins of the Dachshund Breed

Are you a big fan of Dachshunds? If you are, you may be probably interested to know about the Dachshund history! Dachshunds are known for their long bodies and short legs. But the origins of the Dachshund breed can be as interesting as their looks! Dachshund History: Where …

Are Dachshunds Hounds or Terriers?

Are Dachshunds hounds or terriers? Most – if not all – kennel clubs consider Dachshunds as hounds. However, some enthusiasts insist that these long-bodied dogs are more of terriers and hounds. Dachshunds are arguably the most varied dog breed in the world. These dogs come in more than …

This Dachshund Knows How To Say “I Love You”

How does your Dachshund respond when you tell him you love him? Charlie Brown, the Dachshund, responds by saying “I love you.” Yes, talking Dachshunds are a thing and they are adorable. In this clip, Charlie Brown’s parents shower love on the intelligent Doxie by saying I love you …

Dachshunds Go Golfing

Can Dachshunds golf? Crusoe, the celebrity Dachshund, and his brother Oakley sure can! These two classy Doxies played golf at the Gatineau Golf Club. They were both in their most adorable golfing getups, complete with a golf bag. Watch as Crusoe and Oakley expertly play in the vast …

Dachshunds Respond To Choking Victim

Dachshunds can be emergency medical staff! Don’t believe? See the video. This video is proof of the many wonderful things your Doxies can do for you. Crusoe and his brother Oakley are at it again with another adorable skit—this time as emergency medical technicians. The situation: the victim …

This Dachshund Is a Tough Fitness Trainer

If you need a motivation to workout, then get yourself a Dachshund. Meet Doxie Din, an adorable Dachshund who has several tricks up his sleeves. He has made a pact with his owner to lose some weight and been hired to be his official fitness trainer. Words get …

Depression in Dachshunds: 5 Reasons Why Pets Suffer

Behind the small frame of a Dachshund, there lies a big personality. Highly inquisitive, these dogs want to know everything and happily roam around. They are happy to spend with the family and love to play with owners. However, the lack of attention, the absence of mental stimulation, …

4 Common Dachshund Behavior Problems

Doxies are great household dogs. However, their independent streak and manipulative nature often lead to Dachshund behavior problems. You may find your Doxie stubborn, scrappy, or excessively barking. He may refuse to housebreak or start to dig holes in your garden. With effective training, behavioral changes, or emotional …

Star Wars: Dachshund Version

If you think you are the biggest Star Wars fan, think again! These adorable dachshunds are joining in on the craze. In this short video, Crusoe and his brother Oakley chase each other with their puppy lightsabers and in their very convincing jedi costumes. Who will win? Watch …

Tips To Stop Dachshund Digging Problem

Digging is second nature to dogs. But if you have a beautiful garden, your cute and adorable Dachshund can wreak havoc with it. So you would want to take steps to prevent Dachshund digging problem. The only way to do so is to train your pooch so that …

Understanding Dachshund Aggressive Behavior

According to a 2008 Australian study report published in the Applied Animal Behavior Science, Dachshunds are more predisposed to showing aggression than many other muscular breeds. Though the dog lacks an imposing figure, Dachshund aggressive behavior may not be ruled out in the absence of proper training and …

Senior Dachshund Care: 5 Things To Pay Attention

A senior dog is not the same playful dog anymore. He expects you to fulfill his requirements as his life slows down. The dog requires special care to lead a comfortable and happy life, so you must pay attention to certain important things about senior Dachshund care to …