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Mini Longhaired Dachshunds for Blood Tracking

Mini Longhaired Dachshunds for Blood Tracking

Mini Longhaired Dachshunds for Blood Tracking Mini-longhair dachshunds are making a name for themselves as tracking dogs, and as a “BIG” dachshund (20-23 lbs.) man, I have to admit that I’m surprised. I don’t think that they are going to entirely replace the standard dachshund, wire and smooth, as a tracking dog, but they certainly have some things going for ...

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Long Haired Dachshund Grooming Tips

Long Haired Dachshund Grooming Tips

Long Haired Dachshund Grooming Tips Dachshund means ‘Badger Dog’ in German, since they were originally bred for hunting badgers. Since they are German, their popularity took a nose dive after the first world war, but soon after they rose again on the popularity charts and have been one of the top 10 popular breeds since then. Although they are no ...

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Special Grooming Concerns for Long-haired

Special Grooming Concerns for Long-haired

Special Grooming Concerns for Long-haired Though dachshunds come in three coat styles, the long-haired variety is by far, the most difficult of those to maintain. This doesn’t mean that it is especially difficult – the other two are just so trouble-free. However, keeping the “flag” and dust skirt of a long-hair dachshund tangle-free or at least without sticks and leaves ...

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Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds

Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds

Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds Because of their long body and short legs, dachshunds are often called weenie dogs. The miniature longhair marries the cute, compact size of a miniature dachshund with the long-flowing coat of a spaniel. If you’re looking for a fluffy pal for a small space, a miniature longhaired dachshund fits the bill. Have a question? Get ...

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Progressive Retinal Atrophy in Miniature Long-haired Dachshunds

Progressive Retinal Atrophy in Miniature Long-haired Dachshunds

Progressive Retinal Atrophy in Miniature Long-haired Dachshunds Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a term for retinal degenerations occuring in many breeds of dog. Many forms of PRA exist, each form being confined to one or a few breeds only. The disease results in a degeneration of the light-sensitive membrane at the back of the eye – the retina – resulting ...

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Dachshund Grooming

Dachshund Grooming

Dachshund Grooming Grooming is important for the overall health and good looks of dachshunds. Dachshund grooming generally includes brushing out the coat, bathing, and giving special attention to its eyes, feet and skin. Grooming techniques and methods vary according to the different coats of dachshunds – shorthaired, wire-haired and longhaired. Short-haired coats can be easily groomed with the help of ...

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Dachshund Puppies – Long Haired Miniature Doxies

Dachshund Puppies – Long Haired Miniature Doxies

Dachshund Puppies – Long Haired Miniature Doxies At Boylan Family Dachshunds, we are dedicated breeders of the Long Haired Miniature Dachshund. We place all of our dachshund puppies with loving individuals and family homes. All of our pups are heavily socialized, and pad trained before they leave with their new family. We are happy to answer any questions about our ...

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Dachshund (Miniature Long Haired)

Dachshund (Miniature Long Haired)

Dachshund (Miniature Long Haired) Dachshunds can be directly traced back to the 15th century in Germany. However, Dachshund type dogs have appeared in ancient Egyptian and Mexican art. Remains of a Dachshund type dog were found with shipwreck remnants in Italy, dating back to the 1st century AD. The German breed standard was set in 1879 and the breed club ...

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Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds

Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds

Facts About Miniature Long-Haired Dachshunds Dachshunds are affectionately called “weiner dogs,” but these long, little dogs are spunky hunters. As one of six types of Dachshunds, the Miniature Long-Haired Dachshund could be a handsome addition to your family. History of Miniature Dachshunds Miniature Dachshunds are descendants of the longer and taller Standard sized relatives. In the early 1800s in Germany, ...

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How to Groom a Dachshund

How to Groom a Dachshund

How to Groom a Dachshund Basic grooming A regular grooming routine will usually consist of Brushing: Brush your dog’s coat with a soft-bristled dog brush. If you have a longhaired or wirehaired Dachshund, go over it with a steel comb as well. Be sure to check for any sign of parasites as you work out any tangles with the comb. ...

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