Monthly Archives: March 2012

Jake, an inspiration

Jake is a long-time friend of ours from LA DOXIES, and today’s post is dedicated to this doxie mix because he had back surgery in December. Back problems in dachshunds are common, but it doesn’t make it any easier when … Continue reading

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Milo turns one

Milo celebrates his 1 year birthday this week, and it has been an amazing journey to watch this rambunctious pup transform into a genuine dachshund. Happy Birthday Milo!

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Wirehair doxies

Dachshunds continue to be among the 10 most popular breeds in the United States because it’s so diverse. They are three coats types (smooth, longhair and wirehair), two main sizes (minis and standards) and an infinite number of color combinations. … Continue reading

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St. Patrick finale

We hope everyone had a great one.

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Rufus & Emily wish everyone a Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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St. Patrick green

We’re celebrating the luck of the Irish all weekend with green-themed photos. Let me know if the photos inspire the St. Patrick spirit.

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Rufus has an obsession: squirrels. A backyard with several fully mature trees and few saplings keeps Rufus busy many days. Each visit outside requires careful inspection of the tree trunks, potted plants and complete grounds.

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Rescue dachshund courtesy listing

When I’m not photographing my own brood, I like to help our doxies in need. Statistics prove that a good picture often helps in placing these abandoned and neglected doxies. This week I got the chance to meet Ambrose the … Continue reading

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Sitting pretty

Schnitzel, the black and tan smooth dapple doxie, demonstrates the fame dachshund position many affectionately call “sitting pretty.”  Rufus naturally had to join in on the fun.

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A stolen moment

Sometimes I will be going about my day and I’ll pause to see what they doxies are doing. Last week unprompted or staged, I stumbled across this scene. I grabbed the camera and snapped away. Pure sweetness, I say. It’s … Continue reading

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