Fee: description of the breed and the breeders reviews
The Dachshund is one of the most interesting and amazing hunting dogs. Small height and elongated body make this dog the perfect hunter. Even a large attack dog would envy the power of the fangs fees as well as the legs. It's safe to say that these dogs are extremely popular all over the world, but most widely in Germany. Let's talk more about what kind of animal is a Dachshund. Description of the breed, breeders and much more we will discuss in this article.
The history of
Today it is difficult to say when it was opened the dog. However, according to some reports it is believed that in Egypt it was bred Dachshund. Description of the breed on paper for the first time found in the German language. Crossed German, French, and English dogs, managed to bring a purebred Dachshund. In German Dachshund means "badger dog". The fact that the first time the breed was bred to hunt badgers. Currently, there are three varieties of dachshunds: standard, dwarf and rabbit. In addition, the classified dog and length of hair: long haired, Shorthair and zhestkosty. A Dachshund, a description of the breed which was first made in 1700-ies, was originally somewhat larger. For breeding were always selected small instances that would be suited for hunting Norns. Few people may think that the fee is suitable not only for hunting badgers and rabbits — often it was released on wild boar and even a Wolverine.
Standard fee: description of breed
Paws the dog is very short, but quite powerful. The body is elongated, and the weight is quite large for his size. Despite the length, the paws are clumsy and not well balanced, so running a taxi quickly and does not feel any difficulty while hunting. Dog's head is somewhat elongated, as evidenced by flat skull. All individuals are quite long, but at the same time, a strong neck which is merging harmoniously into the shoulders. Bite type "scissors", number of teeth – 42. By the way, canines, dachshunds are very strong and sturdy. It is noteworthy that the length of the ears, dachshunds were developed deliberately. This is because while hunting in burrows, they are very dirty and there were various kinds of diseases. Well, now, let's talk about how intelligent dachshunds, as well as about what behavior is inherent in them.
Intelligence and character
It doesn't matter what class of animal, whether it's a mini-Dachshund (description of the breed will be discussed further), they behave approximately the same. All dogs are very active, intelligent, and sociable. However, changes are possible depending on the individual. Despite its small size the Dachshund is practically not afraid of anything. Can rush on the enemy, whose dimensions are many times more. In addition, a large amount of energy makes dogs of this breed almost perfect hunters. But any rate, hunting or just home, loves attention. If you don't take the time to play, soon the animal will become more aggressive. If you want a less vicious dog, the ideal choice will be a mini-Dachshund. Description of the rocks present below. I must say, this animal has several interesting features.
This dog usually does not exceed 21 centimetres in height and weighs less than 4 pounds. Color mini dachshunds are very diverse: ranging from shades of red brown and ending with white spots on paws. As for the rest, it's all the same friendly family Pets. Many do not recommend to release the animal from leash. This is because these dogs love to hunt small animals or birds. They are often addicting and very far away from home.
Rabbit Dachshund: description of breed character
The need for this breed came about in the 19th century, when Norn hunting has gained great popularity. Ferrets-albino needed someone to replace, and a mini-Dachshund brought the rabbit, which was usually used for hunting rabbits and hares. But later the breed became almost completely decorative and not used for other purposes. Despite the fact that these animals are not used as workers, any dog owner will be able to develop hunting skills with proper desire. Not to mention that the overall figure has exactly rabbit Dachshund. Description of the breed is not significantly different from that inherent in larger fees. It's still the same playful, intelligent dog that loves his master.
As noted, all taxes are usually classified according to the length of the fur.
Gladkosherstnye individuals have a short and smooth coat. With proper care, the coat should Shine. Experts say that it should not be too thick and long. The dog's tail is covered with short wool cover and tapers toward the end.
What is a Wirehaired Dachshund? Description of the breed should start with the fact that this dog has hard and uniform of rough wool. At the same time, the undercoat is slightly softer than the smooth-haired Dachshund. These representatives notable for the fact that I have eyebrows and beard, making them easy to distinguish among other.
Long haired dachshunds have smooth wavy hair. The greatest length of the cover up on the chest and under the neck and lower part of the body of the dog. However, you should pay attention to the fact that the cover does not have to be equally long all over the body, in addition, excessive waviness to speak of the marriage of the individual. Among all the above varieties of these dachshunds have the most thick and long fur.
This breed of dog, like any other, has the tendency to certain diseases. So, due to the large length may develop a disease spinal disks, which can lead to a complete paralysis of the animal. Back problems are often hereditary, so to solve this issue should be with the breeder. Each tax, a description of the breed, the nature of which we have considered, with age, can become fat. To avoid this, it is necessary to keep the animal in shape constantly to give running, plenty play, etc.
There is also a motley fees. They often become blind. For this reason, buy colorful Dachshund is very difficult, because breeders refuse to breed.
Training sessions and the development of necessary qualities
There is no need to say that the Dachshund is very active animals. This is especially true of young animals. But if you do not pay proper attention, any dog with age will become lazy and fat. To maintain health, shape and form with your pet need to play and perform some exercise. For example, outdoor games tag or hide and seek. Also, don't forget to take the animal for a walk. For example, a dwarf Dachshund, a description of the breed which we cited above, often takes part in various competitions. Still quite often hold the run, which has beneficial effects on physical and emotional state of the animal.
Reviews of breeders
Virtually all breeders claim that this breed needs special care. Timely vaccination, combed with a brush coat will be the key to success. In addition, it is desirable to periodically cut your nails. Do not forget that the Dachshund need to keep at home. As they say breeders because pet is very compact, with the right training it doesn't bring any inconvenience. The opinions of the majority of owners indicate that this is a very good and playful animals. The fee will be a good friend for a child, because it is friendly with children of any age.
If you want a friendly, active pet, then your choice is the Dachshund. Description rock reviews we reviewed. If buying from a breeder, pay attention to all the qualities of the dog.