Monthly Archives: February 2014

My dachshund nursemaids

I’m not feeling well. I have a bad head cold, and I’m so very grateful for my three very alert nursemaids: Rufus, Emily and Lily. They’re all lovingly concerned and they all stay close, but the one who is the … Continue reading

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Our new dog bag

I’m a big advocate for bag training dachshunds. For me the breed (of miniature dachshunds) is perfectly compact and appropriate for travel via car, plane and boat. Not to mention those days when it’s just easier to put a dachshund … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Wishing all of our dachshund friends and their humans a very Happy Valentine’s Day! Don’t forget today is your last day to take advantage to the Valentine’s Day promotion. Don’t miss out.

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Slice of dachshund life

It’s another Wiener Dog Wednesday and today’s featured photos are just random slice of life vignettes showcasing Rufus, Emily and Lily. Today is the last day to order your Valentine’s Day gifts; order today by 4 pm PST to receive … Continue reading

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Dachshund sunset

Looking at these pictures I’m hear Elton John’s song, “Don’t let the sun go down on me.” As the sun sets on another great day we wanted to offer a quick hello to all of our dachshunds friend. Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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Emily Monday

Last Monday we featured Lily Monday and one fan suggested that we make it regular thing. Well, we can’t promise Lily Monday will be a thing going forward because we sometimes like to feature Lily on other days of the … Continue reading

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Emily’s puppy article

Emily is a rescue that I got when she was only 8 weeks old. Including Emily, I have helped to raise four dachshund puppies to date. In 2012, I wrote an article for the now defunct magazine Doxie Digest about … Continue reading

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Another lazy weekend

Rufus dares to ask the question, “Do we have to get up today?!” I really don’t pressure my dachshunds to do things they don’t want to do – especially my favorite Rufus. At nearly 10 years old he has earned … Continue reading

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Rainy days

We got some rain yesterday in sunny SoCal and I manage to get a few pictures of Lily in our “dachshund pack slicker.” We do not endorse or recommend this raincoat because in all honesty it’s the least effective protective … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day promotion

Candy causes cavities and flowers die. Try giving your sweet Valentine a more substantial gift this year. Make a tax-deductible donation to DOGS and honor the love and bond you hold for each other and for your lovable low-rider. An … Continue reading

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