Dachshund Mix

Save as favorite

Avg. Owner Satisfaction


(43 Reviews)

Is the Dachshund Mix right for you?

Species group:

The basics:
RightPet does not advocate the intentional cross-breeding of purebred dogs. But the reality is that most dogs available for adoption at shelters and rescues are mixed breeds. We think it might be helpful to hear from owners of these mixes to see what traits can be found in these dogs who are desperately needing homes.

There's something endearing about the spunky, entertaining Dachshund. Although this German breed comes in a variety of sizes and coat textures, they're all recognizable as classic long-bodied, short-legged "weiner dogs." They do have the core personality of their hunting hound heritage-- loyal to their family, always willing to play, with a tendency to chase and perhaps to dig. As a result, they're a highly regarded family pet that adapts well into many households. All mixed-breed dogs are individuals, but if your dog is mostly Dachshund, you can take a look at that breed for some clues about how your pet will turn out.

Appearance / health:
You'll recognize a Dachshund mix by its long, low-slung "weiner" shape. In theory, the mixes may be less prone to some of the genetic issues impacting inbred lines of pure Dachshunds.

Behavior / temperament:
If your mixed dog is mostly Dachshund, it may be a little willful and take a bit longer to train.

Adopt a Dachshund Mix from a shelter near you

No pets available within 50 miles
Powered by Petfinder

Recommended Dachshund Mix Products

Is Prime
Taste of the Wild Grain Free High Protein Real Mea...

Taste of the Wild Grain Free High Protein Real Mea...

$ 5249 ($0.15/Count) $53.99

View more >

Is Prime
Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Sensitive...

Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Sensitive...

$ 5799 ($0.15/Count) $57.99

View more >

Annamaet Food - 26% Extra Dog - 15 lb

$ 4799 ($0.15/Count) $35.99

View more >

Elevate Acadia Recipe Super Premium Dog Food (6 Po...

$ 2449 ($0.15/Count) $24.49

View more >

Member photos