Category: Behavior & Training

How to Deal with Dachshund Separation Anxiety 

There are many forms of anxiety in dogs and separation anxiety is the most common in our short-legged buddies. Dachshund separation anxiety can result in destructive and self-harming behaviors by your pet. Separation anxiety is triggered when a dog is left alone, moved into a new place, or basically separated from one …

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 …

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 …

Housebreaking A Dachshund: 6 Most Effective Tips for Owners

Is your Doxie too stubborn to housebreak? Here are some useful tips for housebreaking a Dachshund in the easiest and most effective way. Dachshunds are great family dogs. However, they often become notoriously stubborn, making potty training a difficult task. Especially during cold and wet days, housebreaking a …

Dachshunds As Family Pet: 11 Things You Must Know About

Dachshunds are perfect family dogs, and living with a Doxie is fun and exciting. However, these dogs have some inherent qualities, and every prospective owner must know about them. A prior knowledge of these personality and behavioral traits can help you make a decision about bringing home a …

9 Tips for Easy Dachshund Potty Training

Dachshund potty training should start early. Though intelligent, Dachshunds have a tendency to think independently. This often leads to their stubbornness. You need to have patience while training your Doxie and help him overcome housebreaking inhibitions. With proper care and effective toilet training, you can make your Doxie …

Living With A Doxie: Understanding Dachshund Temperament

Are you looking for another lively, charming canine friend that can easily become one of the most lovable members of your family? Perhaps you are thinking of living with a Dachshund. Charming, brave, and affectionate, doxies shower a lot of love on their human friends. They are attention-seekers …