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Sarasota, FL 34238
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Breed of the Month: Dachshund

Here are some interesting facts you may not know:

📌 The Dachshund originated in Germany.
📌 They were initially bred to work as Badger hunters.
📌 The word "Dachshund" means badger dog in German.  Dachs ("European badger") and Hund ("hound, dog").
📌 There are two different sizes of Dachshunds. Miniature (11lbs and below) standard (up to 35lbs)
📌 There are three dachshund coat varieties: Smooth coat (short hair), Long-haired, and Wire-haired.
📌 The oldest Dachshund ("Rocky") on record lived to be 25 years old. The typical lifespan of a Dachshund is 12-to-16 years.
📌 Britain's first-ever cloned dog was a Dachshund.

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