#10 In English-speaking countries, the dachshund has pet names such as Hotdog, Wiener Dog or Doxie.
#11 The dachshund “Waldi” was the mascot of the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.
#12 The dachshund has been at the top of the popularity list for many years. He is not a fashion dog but has a die-hard, loyal fan base. Nevertheless, this self-confident little guy can only be recommended as a beginner’s dog to a limited extent: training a dachshund requires a lot of consistency and also dog sense.