Wondering what to get as a pet? Ever consider on getting a dog? How about adopting a doxie? Here 10 facts of dachshunds that are small in size but definitely bigger in personality.
1. Dachshunds are considered the national dog in Germany.
2. They are perfectly comfortable living with cats at home.
3. Dachshunds make great watchdogs. Being originally bred to hunt badgers, they are extremely alert and would bark at anyone it doesn’t recognize.
4. They are nicknamed the “wiener dog “ for their cute size.
5. Dachshund is the favorite dog breed of Queen Elizabeth of England.
6. A dachshund was the mascot in the 1972 German Olympics.
7. Dachshunds are extremely comical and often incite humor on his owner.
8. Dachshunds are the smallest breed of hunter dogs.
9. They are extremely energetic and love to be kept in pairs.
10. What they lack in size, more than makes up for their personality.