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Some people call them dachshunds, wiener dogs, sausage dogs, or hot dogs but I know that they are the best dogs. Dachshunds are humorous because of their personality and many variations. That makes you feel like a Pokemon trainer and you are trying to catch all dachshunds.

1. Dachshunds are dogs with crazy personalities

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Dachshunds are just small dogs but they think they are one of the biggest dogs. They are not afraid of anything and they are comical, they like to make their owner laugh. Besides, dachshunds are adventurous, smart and stubborn. They are free thinkers, which if not trained properly you will get difficult to manage, but when you train them in the right way it makes your dachshund extremely entertaining.

2. Dachshunds are small but they are real friends.

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Dachshunds are surely the small dogs and they are fierce. However, you will be turned off by the idea of small dogs because they never think they are real dogs. Dachshunds belong to the hound and they were bred to hunt small animal especially birth. Dachshunds are very loyal to their owners and they are ideal watchdogs. Besides, they always want to make their owner laugh by crazy activities so you can consider them as good friends.

3. They have a long lifespan.

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As small dogs, dachshund tent to have a long lifespan. Generally, a dachshund can live for a period 12 ~ 17 years, even older. Two dachshunds and one mixed dachshund hold places on the list of the 20 oldest dogs on record. Scolly in Mexico, lived for 20 years, Otto (a dachshund-terrier) had been lived for 21 years and one month and the oldest dachshund on record, Chanel in the US, had been lived for 21 years and 114 days. That is why dachshunds are ideal for humans.

4. They are incredibly popular.

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Dachshunds were the 13th most popular dog breed in the United States in 2015. They have beated other popular small breeds like Chihuahuas, Pugs, Boston Terriers… The dachshund’s popularity has also spawned a large community of dachshund owners.

5. They are spread so much joy.

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If you’re a dog owner, you’ll probably be excited to see any dog walk by – but dachshunds spread a special kind of joy that seems unique to them. When you are walking a doxie dog, you will difficult to find a person who does not light up with happiness he see your dog. Dachshunds seem to bring out everyone’s inner happiness, which makes them great candidates to be therapy dogs, and to be your new best friend!

6. They are the most loyal dogs

Do you know? Many famous people owned dachshunds, they are artists such as Pable Picasso, Andy Warhol and David Hockney. Many people love dachshunds because they are the most loyal dog breeds.

You can read more the post: Dachshund Dies In A Fierce Battle With Cobra To Protect Owner’s Family

7. They have great bodies and great brains.

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Why do dachshunds have long bodies? They are also called sausage dogs, wiener dogs, they are notorious for long backs and short legs but why do these dogs come in such a special shape? Long body makes dachshunds the most special dogs and you will think of a hot-dog when you see a dachshund. Despite small size and funny body shape, they are actually courageous dogs. They also have a lively and playful attitude.

8. They think they are humans.

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Life can be hard sometimes. Some days we feel link things couldn’t get it worse. Dachshunds likely think that they are humans because they consider their owners as their family. You’d understand just how much a dachshund can turn your bad day around and make you feel better about yourself and your life. I honestly like them more than some humans

9. Dachshunds are known as the smartest dogs.

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Of course, dachshund is man’s best friend and we all know this. But dachshunds really, really are. They are just the most lovable, funny, crazy, smart dogs in the world, and they will steal your heart.

Jesse the Dachshund does whatever it takes to win a sprint race against four other tiny dogs. Killer, Twinky, and Oliver didn’t stand a chance against this fierce competitor!

10. Dachshunds are so confident.

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Dachshunds are just small dogs but they are so confident and they always think they are as big as humans.

11. They can’t steal goods off the counter.

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As you know, dachshunds are small dogs with short legs, so how can they steal goods off the counter or food on a table.

12. They are human protectors.

Dachshunds were bred to hunt and when there is a person threatening their owners, they will be fiercely protective of their owners. Dachshunds form a special bond with one human, and when their special human is “under attack” (whether that be a tickling or an actual attack), the dogs jump to the rescue, fighting off the aggressor!

13. You cannot get angry at them for more than 5 minutes.

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Sometimes, stubborn dachshunds may make you get mad with their crazy activities such as sitting on your laptop, stealing your shoe, tearing toilet paper… However, you cannot get angry for long because they will show apologize on their face when they see that you are not happy or angry.

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