Settling a dachshund into a new home takes love, time, money and patience. Lots of patience!
Dachshunds are notoriously stubborn. Keep your dog on a lead in busy areas and always clean up after them.
Food, vet bills and pet insurance are expensive (back surgery $8000+). Do you have the finances to give a dog the care it deserves?
Dachshunds require regular exercise to stay happy and at a healthy weight.
Dachshunds need a safe and comfortable environment.
Dachshunds suffer from separation anxiety and need to be part of your everyday life and not left alone for long periods.