Standard Longhaired Dachshund The Dachsie is clever, lively and courageous. Since the 16th century, the short legged Dachsies have hunted badger and fox.

The breed adapts well to city or country living and loves daily walks.

The Dachshund is bred with three varieties of coat: Smooth, Wirehaired and Longhaired, and is shown in two sizes: Miniature (under 11 lbs) and Standard (16-32 lbs).

Image of Smooth Hair Miniature Dachshund   Image of Standard Wire Hair Dachshund   Image of Miniature Longhaired Dachshund



Dachshund Breeders:

Are you considering a Dachshund puppy? Please contact one of our breeders to find out more about their puppies, or for general information about the Dachshund breed.

Miniature Smooth Hair Dachshunds
Cantrell Dachshunds (Edie)




When you purchase a Dachshund puppy from a CADF breeder, you are purchasing from a dedicated, conscientious breeder whose priority is to produce healthy specimens of their own breed.


All CADF member breeders have agreed to abide by our Code of Ethics.  Our Dachshund breeders screen their breeding stock for known hereditary problems, specific to the Dachshund breed. This allows you to purchase your puppy with confidence, knowing that your breeder has taken all of the necessary steps to provide you with the healthiest puppy possible.