There are some stubborn dog breeds who might just test the limits of your patience while you’re trying to train them. And it’s not because these specific dog breeds are slow or obtuse. Nope. In fact, quite the contrary — these dog breeds are highly intelligent.
Dachshunds, also known as Wiener Dogs and Doxies, never seem to slow down just because of their short stature. Even though Dachshund puppies are small and adorable, they have enough heart and spirit to match any of the big dogs. Check out these facts and pictures before you adopt!
Are you looking for the best dog names for Dachshunds? Here are some of the best dog names from fellow Doxie lovers on Instagram along with cute pictures to give you some dog name inspiration for your Dachshund pal!
Webbing between the paws isn’t all that uncommon in dogs, and they’ve intentionally been bred into some pups. Here are some dog breeds that have webbed feet and the reasons they have them.
Ringo, the three-legged Dachshund, won an inspirational victory when he ran in a just-for-fun wiener dog race at Minnesota’s Canterbury Park racetrack.
Bonedigger might be a 500-pound majestic lion with an intimidating name, but this formidable feline is really just a softie at heart when it comes to his bunkmates — four Dachshunds.
Here is some inspiration if you are naming a Dachshund pup! Don’t forget to check your area for breed specific rescues.
Louie the Dachshund just can’t contain his excitement during his owners’ engagement photo shoot. His joyful photobombs have gone viral.
A funny video of a small Dachshund named Gracie shows the pup riding on the front of her owner’s kayak, then diving into the water after a large dolphin.
Frances the Dachshund was found tied up in a trash bag. She’s unable to use her back legs due to an injury, but she’s been fitted with a wheelchair and is on her way to a new life.
The pup felt the unbridled joy of the wind in his fur, tongue hanging out of his grinning face as he zipped back and forth across the baseball diamond, leading humans in a great game of chase.
A photo of actor Danny DeVito, walking around New York with his dog pal will make your day feel a little happier! The best part is that the dog is wearing a dress!
Fifty-six men signed the Declaration of Independence, which was adopted on July 4, 1776; here are 27 adoptable animals who share their names with those who signed the document.
Just for fun, eight characters from Disney movies whose attitudes and physical characteristics most closely match those of a particular dog breed — read our reasoning.
A once-homeless mixed-breed dog who has the appearance of a Pit Bull Terrier with the head of a Dachshund will undergo training to become a therapy dog.
A Dachshund whose owner died over a year ago won’t let anyone adopt her, as she still waits at a Siberian hospital for her human to return in a contemporary Hachiko tale.
Gallery: We’ve all seen a “Beware of Dog” sign at some point, but here more than two dozen parodies that have a little fun with the wording and imagery.
Video: Adorable footage of a 2-year-old miniature Dachshund who can’t get enough of his owner’s hot tub — watch the pooch dive into the water over and over again.
Video: A paralyzed Dachshund named Anderson Pooper competes in a friendly race with fellow wiener dogs; watch the dog’s uplifting finish at the 18th Annual Wiener Dog Races.
Video: Pepper, a miniature Dachshund puppy, is in doggie paradise after he’s allowed on a bed for the first time; watch the pup run adorable celebratory laps.
A Dachshund who helped a London woman fight bulimia for more than a decade was getting on in years, then she saw a contest where the winner would have their dog cloned.