Dogs - Dachshund
The dachshund, or teckel, or worshond, to give it another name, originated in Germany, where they were bred to hunt badger and fox.
The small dogs were able to get right into the animal's hole and flush it out.
They have big paws for digging. They are great burrowers, and like to burrow
into a pile of blankets - or burrow through a hole in the fence.
Dachshund breeders in South Africa
Long-haired miniature dachshunds:
|Mini Long Haired Dachshund puppies. This beautiful litter consist of 1 shaded red male, and 1 shaded cream male. The pups are inoculated and dewormed. They are microchipped and KUSA registered. Parents are PRA Cord 1 tested. The puppies are
ready to join their new loving family. Males R 3500.00. No contract but breed restriction. Contact Yolandi van Rooyen
on 0829023260 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
082 255 1635 email email@example.com,
Breeders of smooth haired:
Hannatjie Whitlock, 084 899 1978 or 049 834 9041 e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org webpage: Yorma
Mariaan Bekker 053 965 0927 or 082 787 4562 e-mail email@example.com
Sharron Brown 082-830-7291 /
016 426 0057,
Genevere Visser Ph 057 352 9530, Cell 0825646865, email
Jurie & Ansa Wessels 082 462
2644, 082 462 0594 email firstname.lastname@example.org
dachshund puppies could go
Wire-haired miniature dachshunds:
Barbara Brown 082 255 1635
Ingrid Linnekugel Tel: 011 386-6039 or 079 234 1410 Email:
Rose 083 775 1567, email: email@example.com.
In South Africa, the name of the breed is usually pronounced dash-und.
(und as in under) But it sometimes sounds like Dutch
hound! Some folk call them "Daxie" or Daxies" as it's easier to say and spell than
Dachshund puppies bred by Yorma
kennels, South Africa
Dachshunds have short legs and long,
sausage shaped bodies,
which has given rise to the nickname, "sausage dog", or in Afrikaans, "worshond." The correct name for the breed is "dachshund."
The coat can be smooth, long, or wire-haired. The long haired dog needs a little brushing to keep him at his
best. Long haired Dachshunds have a wavy, silky coat.
Dachshunds are popular in South Africa as they fit in well in a town
house, or any household. It's not advisable to carry puppies around all day, as
they need to use their legs in order to develop properly. Breeds with long
spines can develop spinal trouble, so do be careful about handling your puppy.
Use two hands to support the pup.
As well as there being different coat
types, there are two sizes as well! A dachshund may be miniature, weighing up to
5 kg, or standard, weighing from 9 to 12 kg.
See origins of
Dachshunds make friendly, confident pets.
Colour: Usually chestnut, or brown &
black, or brindle.
|Fritz, a smooth coat, tan,
standard dachshund puppy (worshond ) belongs to Mr & Mrs Duggan, South Africa. He is fully
small dogs, but they have big hearts. I'm sure God, the Creator of dogs,
loves ALL dogs, small and great. As the Bible says, "Praise our
God, all his servants and you that fear him, both small and
Revelation chapter 19, verse 5
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