The Dachshund’s origins can be traced as far back as the 15th century. However, its development began in 17th century Germany where it was bred to hunt badgers and other tunnelling animals. Today, this cute sausage dog is a favourite family companion due to its excellent disposition.
Also called Wiener Dog, Doxie, and Teckel, the Dachshund is not only adored for its wonderful temperament but also its comical appearance. Its elongated head, muscular body, and short legs have made it a popular subject among cartoonists and toy makers. If you love the unique look of this breed, you will love these 10 adorable photos of it.
Is there anything more adorable than this Black and Tan Dachshund running in the backyard? Just look at its grinning face and your heart will absolutely melt!
Why hello there, little fella! What could it be that you are looking at? This Brown Wiener Dog might be serious, but it still looks cute as can be!
Nothing is more delightful than seeing this Tan Doxie mesmerised by the beauty and vibrance of the yellow flowers. Expect this dog to be filled with curiosity when you show it your home garden!
Every day is sure to feel like Christmas when you have this Brown Dachshund as a pet. Just look at how cute it is wearing Santa’s little hat! Your holidays will truly be amazing!
Feel like hanging around the house all day? Why not let this Black and Tan Sausage Dog be your companion? After all, it’s already hanging – literally. You two are sure to have a blast!
Hey there, sheriff! This Brindle Wiener Dog looks like it’s ready to enforce the law and keep the peace in the county. Better not do anything foolish!
Remember how the Dachshund was originally bred to hunt badgers? Well, this Tan Sausage Dog looks like it’s observing something from afar. It isn’t surprising, though, since it is a naturally loyal companion and good watchdog.
It’s hard to tell if this Black Dachshund is hungry, sleepy, or bored. Whatever it is that this dog is trying to tell you, one thing is for sure: it’s as adorable as can be! How can anyone resist those eyes?
Oh, you poor thing! Who are you hiding from? This Black Wiener Dog may seem a bit frightened, but it sure still is cute!
The innocence in this Tan Doxie puppy’s blue-green eyes make it an absolute delight! What can it possibly be looking at?