How to Hold a Dachshund?

Answer Dachshunds are not like other dogs. Whether they are a standard or mini, they both have long backs which need support to prevent injuries. The breed is prone to IVDD (disc disease), which can cause... Read More »

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What is a piebald dachshund?

A piebald dachshund is a dachshund with a unique piebald pattern created when both parents carry the piebald gene. Piebald literally means of different colors, especially spotted or blotched with b... Read More »

Warts on a Dachshund?

Warts are a skin ailment that often affects dogs of many different breeds, and the dachshund variety is no exception. Warts are generally harmless growths that appear across the dog’s body, and c... Read More »

How to Take Care of a Dachshund?

Dachshunds are loyal, loving dogs that were originally bred to hunt badgers and later bred to be smaller to hunt smaller animals. Because its need for exercise is minimal compared to other breeds, ... Read More »

Cures for Diarrhea in a Dachshund?

While Dachshunds are generally a healthy breed, they will, as with any dog, develop a case of diarrhea from time to time. Causes of diarrhea can range from a simple switch in dog food, to more seri... Read More »