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Color: Black, Black & Tan, Chocolate & Tan, Chocolate & Cream, Cream, Tan, Blue & Tan, Red
Coat: The Dachshund is available in three different varieties denoted by coat type: smooth coated, longhaired and wirehaired.
Life expectancy: 10-14years
Temperament: Clever, Stubborn, Devoted, Lively, Playful, Courageous
Guarding potential: Good
Tendency to Drool: Very low
Tolerance to Heat: Very Good
Tolerance to Cold: Ok
Dachshund are bold personality dogs in a small body.
Most of them are stubborn and not easy to train need a lot of patients and it will be a challenge.
Some are good with children and make a good watchdog but socialization should be taught from young age.
There can be excessive barking if left alone.
Most of them are good with other Dachshunds and make a good family dog.
Dachshunds has a common disk problem so if yours house has more steps this breed cant be right choice.