Where do I live with my miniature dachshund?
I live on 10 wooded acres just 45 min north of Orlando. My miniature dachshunds have a very large area where they romp and play to their heart’s content and they also get to run the woods when I can supervise.
Is there a third size of dachshund?
It is important to mention that it also exists the third size, – toy, teacup or kaninchen (rabbit) dachshund, – which is essentially a smaller version of a miniature dachshund. You can read about the toy or rabbit dachshund in our separate article.
How did the miniature dachshund get its name?
Initially, hunters used the smallest dachshund in the litter to achieve that aim. However, these weren’t efficient enough as they would have been better off with stumpy legs and long, pipe-like bodies. As a result, the breeders invented the first generation of miniature dachshunds by crossing the standard breed with pinschers and toy terriers.
Where do I raise a Lil dachshund puppy?
C lick here to watch on youtube a Lil Dachshund Puppy all grown up. Hi, I’m Lil and I raise miniature dachshunds in short hair and long hair in a variety of colors here in sunny Central Florida. I live on 10 wooded acres just 45 min north of Orlando.
How big is a full grown miniature dachshund?
How big do mini Dachshunds get? A miniature dachshund stands 5-6 inches at the shoulder, and weights up to and including 11lbs fully grown. If your Dachshund stands closer to 8 -9 inches at the shoulder, and weighs 12lbs or more at adulthood, then it is considered a standard.
What’s the best way to housebreak a miniature dachshund?
Also, housebreaking may go slowly, as many Dachshunds don’t like to go outside in cold or wet weather. A covered potty yard is recommended, if possible. In general, Miniature Dachshunds are more active than the larger Standard Dachshunds.
Who is the best trainer for miniature dachshunds?
Standard and Miniature Dachshund temperament, personality, training, behavior, pros and cons, advice, and information, by Michele Welton, Dog Trainer, Behavioral Consultant, Author of 15 Dog Books Dachshunds come in an impressive variety of sizes, coats, and colors.
Where can I get a miniature dachshund in California?
We are a small kennel located in the beautiful picturesque High Desert of Southern California. We are about an hour north of Los Angeles, California. Specializing in breeding pet and show-quality Miniature and Standard dachshunds with Longhair & Smooth hair ( short hair).