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About Dachshunds

About Dachshunds

About Dachshunds Dachshunds are wonderful dogs and make terrific companions, but they are not for everyone. As with all dog breeds, individual dogs have their own personalities, but there are some traits that are very common throughout the breed. For example, because they were bred to hunt independently and to kill their prey, dachshunds – especially smooth dachshunds – tend ...

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Why You Should Walk And Exercise Your Dachshund

Why You Should Walk And Exercise Your Dachshund

Why You Should Walk And Exercise Your Dachshund Prevent your Dachshund getting bored, overweight and untrained Many Dachshund owners feel that because of their small size they get enough exercise in their house and therefore do not realize the importance of walking a Dachshund. Some owners constantly carry around there dachshunds and their little legs hardly touch the ground– I ...

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What You Need to Know about Dachshund Health

What You Need to Know about Dachshund Health

What You Need to Know about Dachshund Health All dogs have the potential to develop genetic health problems, just as all people have the potential to inherit a particular disease. Run, don’t walk, from any breeder who does not offer a health guarantee on puppies, who tells you that the breed is 100 percent healthy and has no known problems, ...

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7 Symptoms of UTI in Dogs and What to Do About It

7 Symptoms of UTI in Dogs and What to Do About It

7 Symptoms of UTI in Dogs and What to Do About It It is unbelievable how many dog visits to the vet each year are due to UTIs. UTI in dogs is a common problem, especially for female dogs. It’s helpful to understand what the signs and symptoms of UTIs are so you can treat it quickly before it becomes ...

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Is a Dachshund The Perfect Dog for You?

Is a Dachshund The Perfect Dog for You?

Is a Dachshund The Perfect Dog for You? The Dachshund has been one of the popular family dogs in the United States for decades. Originating in Germany in the 1600, their initial purpose was to flush, chase and fight to the death, badgers and other small burrowing animals. These vertically challenged, little warriors are found in the Hound group. Their ...

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How to Stop Your Dachshund From Chasing Cats

How to Stop Your Dachshund From Chasing Cats

How to Stop Your Dachshund From Chasing Cats Dachshunds were bred to hunt and catch badgers, so it should be no surprise if you hear about a Dachshund chasing cats. Dachshunds often chase cats, or indeed any small animal because they see them as trespassing into their territory. Most Dachshunds are not looking at the cat as their next meal, ...

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