These sites are about Dachshunds, a small, short-legged hound. Read about the breed’s appearance, history, health tips, statistics, and personality traits. Watch a short video and view photographs of these energetic canines. Includes links to the eThemes Resources on dogs and hound dogs.
Fact Monster: Dachshund
Read this encyclopedia entry about Dachshunds. NOTE: This site includes ads.
American Kennel Club: Dachshunds
This site offers a breed profile of Dachshunds. Includes a short video of Dachshunds playing. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Animal Planet: Dog Breed Selector: Dachshund (Standard) Guide
Read an overview of the dachshund dog breed and view stats, care and health tips, and a brief history of the breed. NOTE: This site includes banner ads, pop-up ads. and video ads.
Animal Planet: Dogs 101: Dachshund
Watch a video about the dachshund. NOTE: This site includes video ads, banner ads and sponsored links.
Dog Owner's Guide
This site is about the breed standard and the responsibilities of owning a Dachshund. NOTE: This site includes ads and sponsored links.
Enhanted Learning: Dachshund Printout
This drawing of a Dachshund can be printed out for coloring. NOTE: This site has Google banner ads.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Hound Dogs
These sites are about hound dogs. Read about bloodhounds, coonhounds, whippets, and other breeds of hound dogs. One site includes video clips of the different breeds. Read related novels “Where the Red Fern Grows,” about a boy and his coonhounds and the Sherlock Holmes mystery “The Hound of the Baskervilles.” Includes links to eThemes resources on Dogs and Dachshunds.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Dogs
Learn about different breeds of dogs and their origins. There are quizzes to help you determine which breed of dog would be good for you and your family. Includes activities, encyclopedia articles, and printouts. There are links to various eThemes resources on different types of dogs.
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