Breed

Why Are Dachshunds So Long

Why Are Dachshunds So Long?

If you’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting a Dachshund, one of the traits that stand out most is their long bodies and short, stubby legs. It’s hard not to smile as you pass by one of these dogs. Their bodies are unusual compared to most other dog breeds, but that’s what makes them special…

Why Are Dachshunds So Annoying

Why Are Dachshunds So Annoying – 11 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get A Dachshund

There is no doubt about it, Dachshunds are one of the most popular and let’s be honest cutest dogs in the world. However, they’re not for everyone – so before you decide to get a Dachshund here are a few things you should consider. 11 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get A Dachshund Here are 11…

How to Contact a Dog Breeder

How to Contact a Dog Breeder

If you’re looking for the perfect puppy to take home, finding the responsible breeder is a crucial step. Keep in mind that you’ll have this dog for 10+ years, so take the few extra hours upfront to effectively communicate with your breeder, visit the litter of puppies, and ask thorough questions. It can be intimidating…

What Does BYB Mean For Dogs

What does BYB mean for dogs? Backyard Breeder And Why You Should AVOID.

So, you’re looking at buying a new dog; you might have heard the term BYB but what does this mean? BYB stands for backyard breeder. In this article, we will be discussing what a BYB is, the problems with buying a dog from one, and some tips for finding a reputable breeder. What is a…

How the Dachshund Came to Be

How the Dachshund Came to Be

Despite the loveable nature of the Dachshund, not everyone will be familiar with the breed’s origins. The following is an overview of where the Dachshund comes from and its historical roots.  Where Does the Name ‘Dachshund” Originate?  The Dachshund was first used in Germany during the 15th century for hunting. As they were bred for…

Can Dachshunds Live with Big Dogs

Can Dachshunds Live with Big Dogs?

Dachshunds are small but mighty dogs that have a lot of personalities. While they can get along with other dogs, they usually do best with dogs their own size. That being said, Dachshunds can definitely live with big dogs – as long as their owners are prepared to do some extra work to help them…

Are Dachshunds Allowed Strawberries

Are Dachshunds Allowed Strawberries?

Like any other pet dog, dachshunds love to devour treats and snacks. That includes a wide variety of fruits that we humans enjoy. But not every fruit is safe or healthy for your dachshund.  There are, however, certain fruits that are pet-safe and nutritious for dachshunds. These include various types of berries like strawberries. So…

Why Do Dachshunds Wag Their Tails

Why Do Dachshunds Wag Their Tails?

Dachshunds are one of the most sought-after breeds of dogs. They are known for their long bodies, short legs, and friendly and loyal personalities. One of the most recognizable things about dachshunds is their tail. If you’ve owned a dachshund, or know someone who has, then you’re aware of their tail wagging. But did you…

Do Dachshunds Drink A Lot Of Water? Ways To Increase Their Water Consumption

Do Dachshunds Drink A Lot Of Water? Ways To Increase Their Water Consumption

Dachshunds can be very stubborn breeds. And if yours is anything like ours then reminding them to drink can be a challenge. But don’t worry, there are ways to increase their water consumption and in this blog, we will go over ways to do it and why it’s important to stay on top of it…

Can Dachshunds Be Service Dogs

Can Dachshunds Be Service Dogs?

Dachshunds are often considered to be just pets, but can they also be service dogs? In this article, we’ll take a look at the pros and cons of using dachshunds as service dogs and whether or not they’re a good fit for the job.  Dachshunds are a type of dog that was originally bred in…