Of course, when you chose this wonderful breed, you already have an idea of how to look at taxes different types and are familiar with the main provisions of the standard (FCI and RKF). It is clear that even if you are not willing to pay a tidy sum for a puppy and want to buy it cheaper, do not buy it second-hand in the transition or in the market. Browse ads and contact the club or breeders. It is a guarantee that you will be offered a puppy of this breed, albeit with small deviations from the standard, but has all the features of the exterior and character of taxes.
From a breeder or club puppies you will demonstrate in the presence of his mother, so the first impression you may make on its exterior, behavior and character. Look at the puppies – purebred should be branded on the right already or stomach. "Takata" should be proportionally built, well-fed, but not thick, tightly knit. Eyes clear, line of sight two-month-old Dachshund puppy is already easy to follow. Eye color dachshunds – brown, blue or grey considered married.
Purebred Dachshund puppy bite should be scissors, gums and tongue have a pink color. Dewclaws are considered marriage as too long or too short legs. The ears have a rounded shape, a lot of folds on them should not be. Note the legs, they should not be too thin, and the puppy is supposed to look stocky. The back should be smooth, without gorbilok and deflections. Straight tail must continue the natural line of the spine, to be without creases and bends.
The skin should be clean, with no signs of skin diseases and fleas, with the characteristic of this breed color, though eventually he formed only to the year. Color puppies are usually darker than adult dogs, but the nose and the claws they have from birth should be black. With age, they do not change their color, although the owner can assure you that the bright claws of the puppy and the yellow tip of his nose will darken. Dachshunds brown color nose and nails can also be brown. For black and tan dachshunds the brighter the contrast between the markings and wool main color, the better, because over time the color becomes less saturated. White markings or spots, "collars" or "socks" the fees shouldn't be. The signs of "métis" refers to the absence of tan markings in black color and spotted the "hog" color for gladkosherstnye fees.
Advice 2: How to train Dachshund puppy to the toilet
The domestication of the puppy to the toilet is the most important stage of home education. Make your little Dachshund learned how to do it as quickly as possible, you should observe some simple rules.
While the puppy is not vaccinated, he can't go outside. As this period lasts up to 2-3 months, you should teach your Dachshund to the toilet in the apartment.
Take a piece of cellophane sheets, put newspaper. If you have the opportunity to buy the puppy disposable hygienic diaper (sold in pharmacies), it will be the best option. Usually puppies go to the toilet after sleeping, feeding and active play. You can easily determine the right moment, if you watch the pet as soon as he was concerned, spun around and began to sniff the floor, pick him up and take it to the toilet. As soon as the baby has done their business, praise him vigorously, treat treat.
If the baby took a puddle or a pile in the wrong place, strictly Naruhito it and take it to the toilet. No need to punish the puppy or RUB his nose - he's too young and would not understand such a treatment. The only thing you will achieve is fear and distrust of you.
If you carry the puppy to the toilet regularly, he quickly realized what was going on and begin to walk in it yourself.
If the schooling you have any difficulty then you can try the following method: dipped in a puddle of toddler a piece of paper and put it in the toilet. Puppies are well guided by the smell, and this method allows them to quickly figure out what he wants from their master.
Once vaccinated, the quarantine is sustained, you can start to teach your Dachshund to a street toilet. While the puppy is small, it must be to walk 6-7 times a day, gradually reducing the number of trips of up to 2-3 times.
Take out the baby after each feeding or a long sleep. As soon as he did his business rapidly praise. At first, the homemade toilet, you can leave.
When the puppy will learn to more or less tolerate, it is possible to remove the home toilet and to continue regular schooling of the kid to the street.
Advice 3: How to raise a Dachshund puppy
Dachshund – dog hunting. But this does not mean that the puppy from the first day have to hunt for you or your household, or search the house hole to get a delicious slice. Ranger skills to work better on neutral territory. The rest of the upbringing of the puppy Dachshund is almost no different from the education of dogs of other breeds.
Pay attention to the specific structure of the skeleton of a dog. Take the puppy with two hands on both sides or, holding one hand over his chest, and the second for the seat. Don't carry the puppyby the skin of his front paws, as such seizure may permanently disfigure finitenesses baby.
Since 2 months the spine of the Dachshund begins to stretch, and muscles are still weak, feed the puppy tiny amounts, but often. Do not allow the puppy to stand on their hind legs, at least up to 9-10 months. While the skeleton and musculature is not completely formed, take the puppy for a walk on his hands. With self walking down stairs from taxes can SAG back.
For muscle development, teach your puppy to master the lifts. Coming back from a walk, he must learn fearlessly to climb the stairs. Of course, at first this may take a delicious foods, but after 3-4 days from the Dachshund will develop the reflex, and it will cease to pass before climbing several flights of stairs.
Place for puppy choose far from batteries of a Central heating without drafts. If it is not possible to build for Dachshund house-booth, lay on a small raised platform (10 cm) Mat or changing Mat. It fit an oilcloth.
Teach your puppy to cleanliness in the apartment. To do this, prepare a stack of old Newspapers or cloth, and also the tray. Watch carefully for the puppy. As soon as the dog starts to look for a place to sit and empty the bowel or bladder, gently place it in the tray. To punish the little muddler can't: it happens that until the puppies can't control their natural needs. Gradually the puppy will learn that oilcloth, or Newspapers – not the worst option for favorite hosts.
Immediately begin to accustom the puppy to the nickname, place, collar. Later – to a leash and walking at his feet. But for proper formation of the hunting skills of the fee 7-9 months to Petrovka the special station.
Despite the fact that the Dachshund is hunting, mostly for animals living in holes, it first introduces the animal (usually a Fox) on the surface. As soon as the puppy begins to show interest in the proposed mining, start training directly in a specially constructed "hole". Would be sufficient, if the first time the puppy will be a beast a few laps.
Gradually accustom her to the ability to navigate under the ground and drive Fox out of the "pot" extension in the hole, which usually hides the beast. Avoid direct contact with the educational beast, the most that should be able to puppy after pritravki – to drive the Fox out of the hole. Training should be conducted regularly, at least 1-2 times a week.