Dachshund is the short legged , long -bodied dog breed belonging from Hound dog family. Standard dachshund was bred to chase and flush out the badgers. Average life span of this dog breed is 13 years. Origin of dachshund is Germany.
Lively , playful, devoted, clever, stubborn at times and courageous are special characteristics of dachshund. Short coated lengthy body needs less grooming side like combing , bathing , nail clipping, ear wax cleaning. One of the cleverest dog breeds from smallest dog breeds family.