Dachshund Health Info A-Z PDF Print E-mail

The following is a partial list of the articles and information I provide to my puppy buyers in their "binders". I will be working on improving some of these articles, but first I have to get dogs' pages finished!  Rome wasn't built in a day, right?  Right?

Care & Grooming


Dangerous Toys

Dental Care

Ear Care

Grooming the Coat of the Pet Dachshund

Nail Trimming/Grinding

Health Concerns

Acanthosis Nigricans

Allergy Problems in Dogs

Anal Glands

Blindness (retinal degeneration)

  • PRA (progressive retinal atrophy)
  • SARDs (suddenly acquired retinal degeneration)


Caring for an Aging Dog


Complementary Medicine (homeopathy, acupuncture, chiropractic, chinese medicine, theraputic massage)

Cushing’s Disease


Disk Disease (IVDD)


Health Risks in Overweight Dogs

Heartworm Disease

Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatories (NSAIDs) GET THE FACTS THAT MAY SAVE YOUR DOG!

Plants Toxic to Animals

Benadryl Dosages for Dogs (in case of reaction to a bug bite or sting)


Testing Dachshund Health

Thyroid Disease

Spay/Neuter Information (Don’t do it ‘early’!)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 08:24