Guide to owning and caring for a
Dachshund dog

Welcome, to the world of the lively little dachshund dog !!

We love them and our aim on this site is to offer you a helpful resource with loads of information and practical advice to make life with your dachshund dog a pleasure.

I am an owner our family is dachshund crazy and perhaps you are too...

or you may just want to find out more about this popular little dog.

Whatever your reason for visiting our site, we will promise to show you the ins and outs of owning a dachshund.


Where to start - popular pages

Dachshund Breed Info

Puppy Care


Dachshund Training

Healthy Dog Food info


Dachshund Care & more

Doxie Behavior Training


Dachshund Health Problems

Dog Parasites


Dachshund Photos

Doxie Questions & Answers

Q & A Forum - New

If you have a specific question about your dachshund that you would like answered or can offer others helpful hints, please refer to our Q & A page. Other visitors can comment and provide valuable feedback to you.


Dachshund Pictures

If you are a dachshund owner, why not share your story and great picture of your special little friend,everyone here would love to hear about you and your doxie.


Dachshund Puppies

Buying a dachshund puppy is such a heart-warming experience; they are just so cute and adorable you just want to hold them forever.

To ensure that you have a great experience from day one, we can help out with advice about choosing your puppy, how to make your house puppy proof, and stacks of handy tips on puppy care and training.


Dachshund Training

A key to successful dachshund training is to follow the three (P s)

Praise - Patience – Persistence.

Dachshunds are independent, clever little dogs, can be a little stubborn but with consistent work, learn quickly and easily.


We provide you with bags of tips and hints on ways to make this a smooth experience from training your puppy, toilet training, crate training and obedience training.

Dachshunds are independent, clever little dogs, can be a little stubborn but with consistent work, learn quickly and easily.

We provide you with bags of tips and hints on ways to make this a smooth experience from training your puppy, toilet training, crate training and obedience training.


Dachshund Health & Care

Dachshunds have a few potential health issues which are unique to the breed we give you the insider knowledge on what to watch out for and ways to reduce the risk.


...we give you the insider knowledge on what to watch out for and ways to reduce the risk.

Dachshunds love their food, therefore it’s essential to provide them with healthy nutrients food and exercise them regularly.

Caring for a dachshund is not hard work it just takes a little effort to insure they stay in top condition.


Dachshund Traits

Dachshund dogs are famous for their sausage like appearance, their very cute expressions they are lovable, intelligent and loyal, these little dogs are always full of fun and surprises.

Dachshunds are also known as Sausage dogs, Weiner dogs, Doxies or Dashies... they are breed in two sizes, standard and miniature, in a wide range of colors and patterns.

They also come in three coat varieties long, short haired and the very cute wire haired, so this gives you more choices than most other dog breeds.

Longhaired Dachshund
Wirehaired Dachshund
Smooth Haired Dachshund


What, where, how or why...

...we will do our best to help, by covering issues and concerns that you may have such as.


What health problems are significant?

Where to find quality breeders

How to choose a suitable puppy

How to carry out effective doxie puppy training

How to keep your dog looking smart with helpful grooming tips

Why crate training is useful

What healthy food and dog treats are good for your dog?



If you want a doggy companion to share your home and your life and is really happy when you are around look no further than the dachshund dog.


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