8 months ago 8 months ago Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Dachshunds You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 8 months ago8 months ago Facebook Twitter The Dachshunds are curious, smart, outgoing, and active. Looking for even more insight on these dogs? 1 The name “Dachshund” literally means “badger dog,” from Dachs (“badger”) and Hund (“hound, dog”) in Germany, where they originated. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago 2 Because they were bred for hunting, they have a very strong prey drive. Fast moving, and furry, objects will almost always get their attention and don’t be surprised if they make a scene. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago 3 Miniatures are defined a dog that is 11 lbs or under at 1 year of age. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago Post PaginationPage 1 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.