Monthly Archives: February 2022
01, Feb, 2022
Pearly whites: how to help your dachshund achieve good oral health
Some experts suggest that the majority of dogs will show early symptoms of dental disease by their third birthday. We’ve read that dachshunds as a breed are particularly prone to dental disease and teeth problems. Dental problems can cause, or be caused by, other health problems. In our household, we’ve found that brushing our dachshund’s teeth is not the easiest task. Even our vet admitted that she struggles to regularly brush her dog's teeth. But given that dental disease can be prevented, we thought we would brush up on our dog tooth care techniques. Read on to find out what we discovered.
01, Feb, 2022
Dachshund themed craft projects to make during half term
We posted instructions for making an origami dachshund not so long ago, and were surprised to see how popular these instructions were. Since then we’ve been waiting for the first opportunity to share some wonderful dachshund-related ideas for things for you to make with your kids during school breaks. Read on to see these easy ideas. If you’re a dachshund parent, or you and your kids are thinking about it, or you all just love these beautiful and characterful dogs, then there are so many crafty things you can make or do. The unique and recognisable dachshund shape is a real bonus when it comes to making and using their shape for crafts. Here are just some of the ideas we found. Nearly all the projects we describe are available for free or at very low cost online, either as a downloadable or shapes and ideas you can print off and trace.