10 months ago 10 months ago Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Dachshunds You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 10 months ago10 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 10 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 10 months ago 3 Miniatures are defined a dog that is 11 lbs or under at 1 year of age. Credit Judy Powell 10 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 Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.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.