Size: 7 -14.5 kg (15 – 32Ib), 26 – 28cm (10 – 11in)
Character: Placid, Playful, Easy-going
Lifespan: 12-17 years
Dachshund are playful, sometimes stubborn.
Dachshund come in two sizes, Miniature and Standard size.
Dachshund coat come with three coat types, smooth-haired, Long-haired and Wire-haired. Due to the body shape, they often suffer bad backs and slipped discs are common.
Dachshund need more care and to support the spine when lifting them up. However, children and other dogs are not allow to rough play as this may injured the dog.
Dachshund come in three coat types but good is none of this needs high maintenance.