From Fun-Loving To Stubborn: Dog Personality Traits Based On Breed

Dachsund Might Be Small But They’re Brave

Dachsund’s might be on the shorter side, but their big personality makes up for what they lack in height. This breed is particularly brave, wanting nothing more than to protect their family from anyone they observe to be a threat, whether or not the threat is actually there.

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Loyal and brave to a fault, dachshunds are one of the tiniest guard dogs out there. But don’t let that fool you. They are also extremely friendly and love a good scratch behind their floppy ears.