Dachshund

February 27, 2011 by  
Filed under All Posts, Pet Dogs

DachshundDachshund
Canis lupus familiaris

"I am very friendly and outgoing, making me a great companion!"

The Dachshund, bred to flush out badgers, is long and muscular with short legs,

giving it an elongated ‘weiner’ or ‘sausage’ appearance.

The Dachshund, whether a Standard or a Miniature Dachshund, is a lively and entertaining companion dog. They are often mischievous, and are quite bold. Dachshunds travel well and are loyal and protective. When selecting a Dachshund, it is important to check for back problems. They may also develop heart disease, diabetes, eye problems, epilepsy, or urinary tract problems… Read More

More about the Dachshund!

Comments

Feel free to leave a comment...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!